Making areas more people friendly In light of Auckland Transport being given a few decent serves over their “priorities” around transportation the transport body is finally getting around to … Continue reading Auckland Transport to Launch Safer Community Program in Papakura and Mangere Bridge
People first Given the carnage on the roads and our urban areas just being plain ugly for people to walk about it is time to have a talk about … Continue reading Time to Talk Speed – That is Residential Speed Limits Being Lowered
What can the USA teach us about Family friendly urban environments Millennials unlike their Boomer parents tend to seek out more urban than suburban environments to raise their new … Continue reading TAKE HEED AUCKLAND: URBAN LIFESTYLES FOR MILLENNIALS WITH CHILDREN!
When design and lower speeds work Both are defaulted to 40km/h But it all comes down to design to realise that speed in a residential area#citiesskylines pic.twitter.com/AeKR6isupJ — … Continue reading #CitiesSkylines Offers Tips in Street Design and People Space. 40km/h Default Works!
Urban Simulators mapping out real life Cities I enjoy the game Cities Skylines, its expansions and of course the Mods. Even when compared to a New Zealand example (given … Continue reading #CitiesSkylines Helping Building Better Cities Today
Freyberg Square Renewal Showcases potential BUT…. From Auckland Council A Jewel for the City Centre Auckland Mayor Phil Goff joined Waitematā Local Board Chair Pippa Coom today to open … Continue reading Jewel for the City Centre Opens And Shows Cases Potential
Giving a refresh and unlocking some potential Transforming and unlocking our Metropolitan and Town Centres into the 21st Century is a goal of Auckland Council. I wrote some reckons … Continue reading Transforming and Unlocking Auckland’s Metropolitan and Town Centres
Bringing Auckland into the 21st Century In writing this I was made aware how things were going in Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region. Needless to say both are … Continue reading Panuku Should Be Like Hong Kong’s MTR – for a 21st Century Auckland
Plan Changes approved From Auckland Council: Council moves forward on transformative City Centre and Waterfront plan Auckland Council approved the next stage to improve and develop Auckland’s city centre … Continue reading Planning Committee September 2017 Digests. City Centre Master Plan Refresh To Start
Refreshment time In 2012 the City Centre Master Plan came out and in 2015 the Central Wharves Strategy came out both to fanfare. Fast Forward to 2017 and it … Continue reading Council to Refresh City Centre and Waterfront Plans