Planning case studies
A community-led regeneration plan that uncovered local values and visions in the face of widespread degradation and demolition in Canklow, a small suburb of Rotherham, South Yorkshire.
CABE helped Salford City Council to produce and adopt a design guide which is rooted in local character and promotes well-designed development in Salford.
CABE helped Ipswich Borough Council create a masterplan to link up the town centre with the waterfront.
North Northamptonshire's place shaping workshops are a good example of councils and local communities working together to plan for the future of their place.
In this housing regeneration project, Building for Life criteria and presentations were successfully adapted to allow a residents group to understand and discuss issues around good design.
Two small urban design interventions had a disproportionately positive impact on the town centres of Raunds and Irthlingborough.
Using a non-statutory strategic approach to respond to the increasing development pressure in and around Cambridge caused by the phenomenal growth of high-tech businesses.
Strategically planned and locally delivered green infrastructure aiming to maintain a high quality of life in a housing growth area.
A good example of sub-regional planning and urban design which drives the sustainability agenda at a strategic level.
Salford's flood prevention scheme uses open spaces for temporary water storage when levels get too high - showing that hard defences are not the only solution. Designed by Axis PED.
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