2004

This project comes under the heading of urban reformation – exploitation of areas on a local, small-scale level and concerns interventions in already existing streets of the approved plan for the city of Patras. The project concerns the paving of streets, steps, and pavements with irregular stones as well as the electric lighting of the areas, aiming at their upgrade. More precisely, the project involves the reconstruction of old pavements of 2500 square metres in area, of already existing kerbs reaching a length of 2000m, the paving of streets and steps of 3870 square metres, and the construction of squares. Flower beds, benches and trellis works are also going to be created on...

4-7 April 2004 MILUnet Launch Meeting The Hague - The Netherlands

 
To start up the whole MILUnet operation the Lead Partner, together with the secretariat, organised a Launch Meeting from 4-7 April 2004 in The Hague in the Carlton Beach Hotel in Scheveningen.

Besides discussing a lot of organisational issues, this was also the first try out of the Implementation Lab, the results can be found in the report.
 
What Habiforum intents to do with the established European - and to a lesser extent global - network of professionals that are involved in MILU related projects, is:

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The concept of development of the cultural - business center in Yaroslavl city is in study of planning and design. This center is projected by design group "Isograf" from Yaroslavl. I am engaged in designing of ecological cultural - business center of Yaroslavl city as the adviser. This design group uses the book :"Architectural - building ecology" (author - Tetior A.N.) with the purpose of complex application of ecological decisions in the project. The purpose of creation of the center consists not only in an ecologization of the project, but also in demonstration of advantages of modern ecological decisions for their wider application in city. The complex of...


Former railway land including railway works buildings became redundant in the 1980's as a consequence of coal mining industry closure.

Strategic town centre land, in a small ex mining community in fragmented land ownership acting as a blockage to growth and progress in the wider town.

Lack of Planning Policy Framework (responsibility of Local Government) to enable comprehensive development growth and investment strategy - seen as a poor place to invest.
Private sector led initiatives were not comprehensive and did not address community need - fierce objection from the community meant the initiatives were put on hold.

The Norton Radstock Regeneration...

The city of Lisboa is perched on steep hills overlooking the broad estuary of the Tagus river. The tightly knit street pattern of Alfama constitutes one of the oldest boroughs of the city. It spreads from the castle - which crowns the medieval urban settlement - to the oldest stretch of the commercially developed shoreline.

The Municipality of Lisboa is presently developing an "integrated plan" which directly links the new cruise terminal - situated along the original stretch of the old merchant shoreline - to the surroundings of the historic boroughs of Baixa, Alfama and Castelo.
This "integrated operation" or urban requalification comprehends the...