Parking in Towns and Cities

Location: 
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Date: 
Tue, 17/09/2019 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm

How to strike a better balance between parked cars and people

A half-day afternoon conference reviewing the design and management of urban areas and the provision of parking, the economics and opportunities for better use of the land, and the potential higher development densities and better facilities for walking, cycling and public transport could have in reducing the need for car ownership and use.

In partenership with London Living Streets

Tickets available on Eventbrite

 

 

 

  • UDG/London Living Streets Members £7
  • General tickets £20
  • Public sector and not for Profit £7
  • Students £7

 

  PROGRAMME

13.30

  • History of the highway – how the car came to dominate
    David Harrison  - London Living Streets
  • Parking pricing, and subsidies
    Martin Wedderburn, Transport Planning Society
  • Towns for people or towns for parked cars?
    Amanda Reynolds - AR Urbanism & Urban Design Group
  • Integrating transport planning and land use planning, health and liveability
    Jenny Raggett, Transport for New Homes  
  • Space to Park  - best design for parking
    David Birkbeck, Design for Homes

Discussion

Tea Break

  • Innovations in car parking and urban design – Vauban and beyond
    Emma Griffin
  • Reimagining streets without parked cars
    Brenda Puech 
  • Workplace Parking Levy
    Adam Harrison – Cabinet Member, Camden  Council
  • Rethinking parking restrictions and legislation
    Julian O’Kelly, British Parking Association 

17.00 Close