Local Government Design Officers Network Meeting
First meeting of a new initiative for officers working in the public sector involved in design in the built environment.
urban design | highways | planning | conservation | landscape | waste management | utilities | lighting | parks...
- Peer-to-peer support between individuals in local authorities
- Sharing Common Problems and Solutions
- Updating on latest legislation, guidance and best practice
1. PEER TO PEER SUPPORT
Rob Beardsworth Hull City Council, Urban Design Team Lead
Rob will ask whether anyone is undertaking projects or other work, where they would appreciate support from someone from a different authority, and whether there are any people who would be prepared to give that support.
2. SKILLS AND RESOURCES FOR BETTER DESIGN
Laura Alvarez Nottingham City Council, Senior Principal Urban Design and Conservation Officer
Jacob Willson London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Options for resourcing and organising design quality in local authorities : Case Studies
A survey on Urban Design Skills in Local Authorities in England will be launched at an event on Thursday 22 July
Glen Higgs WSP
Manual for Streets
Sue James Trees and Design Action Group
Trees, Planning and Development: A Guide for Delivery