Urban Design 147 - Summer 2018

STREETSCAPE
This issue has been kindly sponsored by Urban Movement 
 
COVER
Vitoria Gasteiz: the river bordered by a nature corridor. Photograph by Eduardo Rojo Fraile
 
UPDATE
3 — Nottingham’s Urban Room
3 — Shaping Better Places Together
4 — London’s Public Realm
4 — The Draft NPPF – Consultation Meeting
5 — Design Quality Conference – Achieving Well-designed Places
6 — The National Urban Design Awards 2018
8 — UDG Study Tour Stockholm
10 — Urban Design Library #26, New Lives, New Landscapes, Nan Fairbrother
11 — My Favourite Plan: Andy Ward
 
TOPIC: STREETSCAPES
12 — Street Design and Transport – International Perspectives, Tim Pharaoh
15 — Shared Space: Helping to Create Better Places, Pieter de Haan
18 — The Role of Connective Space in Regeneration, Tanja Congiu and Alessandro Plaisant
21 — Paris: Working with its Inhabitants, Anne Faure
24 — R einventing Cities: From Urban Highway to Living Space, Paul Lecroart
28 — Why Distributor Roads?, Graham Smith
31 — Zürich: Synergies of Transport Policy and Public Space, Willi Hüsler with Simon Jakob
34 — The Renovation of Avenida Gasteiz, Eduardo Rojo Fraile
37 — Reclaiming Historic City Centres from Automobiles, Michelle DeRobertis and Maurizio Tira
40 — A Pedestrian Pioneer: Florida Street in Buenos Aires, Sebastian Loew
43 — Impressions from China, Tim Pharoah
46 — Making Streets Better, John Dales and Christopher Martin
 
BOOK REVIEWS
49 — Beyond Mobility – Planning Cities for People and Places, Robert Cervero, Erik Guerra and Stevan Al
49 — China’s Urban Revolution – Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities, Austin Williams
 
50 — PRACTICE INDEX
56 — EDUCATION INDEX
 
ENDPIECE
57 — Obtaining Closure, Joe Holyoak