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We Know the Answer on Transport. Let’s Just Do It
Infrastructure
Thursday December 15 2016

We Know the Answer on Transport. Let’s Just Do It

Walking, cycling and public transport seminars often focus on the importance of integrated polices, good street design, providing the right infrastructure in the right places for...

Pedestrian Oriented City Designs
Urban Planning
Friday November 27 2015

Pedestrian Oriented City Designs

In recent years, architects and urban planners have been developing tools to measure the quality of the walking environment. But the question remains, "what makes strolling...

Will the Cities of the Future be Car-free Zones?
Urban Planning
Sunday September 20 2015

Will the Cities of the Future be Car-free Zones?

Urban planners and designers in Hamburg, Germany are working on a plan which aims to eliminate the need for cars in the city over the next...

How Do We Design Cities for the Third Age?
Urban Planning
Wednesday September 9 2015

How Do We Design Cities for the Third Age?

Not everyone wants a sea or tree change in retirement. An increasing number of people are deciding to stay put in the cities they know...

Tips for Designing Safer Cities
Urban Planning
Thursday August 27 2015

Tips for Designing Safer Cities

The WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities has created a global reference guide “to help cities save lives from traffic fatalities through improved street design...

Bridge Proposal Links Kangaroo Point and Brisbane CBD
Urban Planning
Wednesday April 30 2014

Bridge Proposal Links Kangaroo Point and Brisbane CBD

As part of its 2013-14 City Centre Master Plan, Brisbane City Council has released a number of transformative urban ideas. One of these, a design concept...