Urban Design Awards 2013 - Bradford City Park - Joint Winner - Public Sector Award

Bradford Award Winning City Square

Bradford City Council's stunning City Park scheme has been voted joint winner of the 2013 National Urban Design Awards - public sector category. 

Comments by voters included

  • City park encapsulates everything that a public space should be and shows how community involvement can help to make that community environment better
  • The scheme has turned the centre of Bradford into a place of true beauty, even romance. The reflections of the city hall in the mirror pool are stunning.
  • Its an ingenious, fexible and innovative multi-use space.  The ability to vary water cover or make space available means that it can serve many different functions including events, and markets. The water features are attractive , attractive and inclusive, and linking other key central areas together.
  • It has a sense of place and has become a destination in itself.