Urban Design 91 - Summer 2004

Town Centre Management

Publication Date: 1 July 2004

NEWS AND EVENTS

Developers Urged to Become Eco-friendly 3

Home Zones – What Next? 4

Design Codes and Masterplans 4

Housing Market Renewal Areas 5

Cabe Page: Identify Yourself, Chris Murray 6

Young Urban Designers: Walking and Talking, Louise Duggan 7

VIEWPOINTS

Phoenix Failing, Alexandra Rook 8

Architectural Quality: A Vital Necessity, Bernard Roth 10

INTERNATIONAL

Pesto Genovese, Alex Cochrane 12

São Paulo, Joana Soares Gonçalves 14

TOPIC: TOWN CENTRE MANAGEMENT

Urban Design and the Management of Town Centres, Alan Reeve 16

Town Centre Management as Regeneration, Noriko Otsuka & Alan Reeve 17

Business Improvement Districts, Jacquie Reilly 20

Managing the Evening/Night-Time Economy, Steven Tiesdell & Anne-Michelle Slater 23

Where Next for Town Centre Management?, Simon Quin 27

Leeds City Centre Management?, Pauline Foster 30

Urban Centre Challenges, Paul Pinkney 32

Gravesend Town Centre Initiative, S Sangha 34

CASE STUDIES

The Rebuilding of Stonebridge, Alain Head 36

Sheffield City Centre Urban Design Compendium, Brian Evans & James Arnold 38

BOOK REVIEWS

Urban Villages, Peter Neal (ed) 40

The Urban Design Handbook, Urban Design Associates 40

Urban Open Spaces, Helen Woolley 41

OTHER CONTRIBUTORS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 42

PRACTICE INDEX 42

CORPORATE INDEX 48

EDUCATION INDEX 49

ENDPIECE 49