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Conor Moloney Urban Initiatives

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Architecture + Design Scotland Scottish Natural Heritage Sustainable Place-making Progamme

Conor Moloney & David Syme Urban Initiatives


Sustainable Place-making Integrating the spatial aspects of different public policy agendas e.g. housing, economic development, health, education, transport, etc.


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  

Context  


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Comprehensive higher-density redevelopment

Scenario 1: Minimise funding gap


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Comprehensive higher/medium-density redevelopment

Park Investment

Tram

Scenario 2: Maximise development quality & value


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Park Investment

Tram

Scenario 3: Optimise level of physical change


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion Use scenarios to stimulate proposals Evaluate the conclusions Identify next steps


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London  

How to identify an optimal level of change which balances consideration of costs, values and outcomes?

 


Taunton, Somerset  

How to configure urban expansion to create walkable neighbourhoods and support the viability of public transport?


Bonnyrigg, Midlothian  

How to balance the protection of the green belt and intensification around a new train station?


Reston, Scottish Borders  

How to link incremental housing development to school-place planning?


Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire  

How to optimise public investments in the town in order to leverage maximum private investment?


Ayr, South Ayrshire  

How to envision the role of the university in the town’s regeneration and development?


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table


I’m an urbanist…

I’m an asset manager…

I’m a conservation officer…

I’m a planner…


I’m a landscape architect…

I’m a school planner…

I’m a local economic development officer…

I’m a transport planner…

I’m a public health officer…


I’m a housing officer…

I’m a community development worker…

I’m a cycling activist…


I’m a footballer…

I’m a health visitor…

I’m an urban designer…


I’m a resident…

Me too… I’m a resident…


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion


Walking distance to existing primary school  


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion Use scenarios to stimulate proposals


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Comprehensive higher-density redevelopment

Scenario 1: Minimise funding gap


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Comprehensive higher/medium-density redevelopment

Park Investment

Tram

Scenario 2: Maximise development quality & value


Aylesbury Estate, Southwark, London

Park Investment

Tram

Scenario 3: Optimise level of physical change


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion Use scenarios to stimulate proposals Evaluate the conclusions


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion Use scenarios to stimulate proposals Evaluate the conclusions Identify next steps


Sustainable Place-making Ask the right question Bring the right people to the table Provide a focus for discussion Use scenarios to stimulate proposals Evaluate the conclusions Identify next steps



Conor Moloney, Urban Initiatives - Design Skills Symposium 2012