-2 Design

<P>This section covers technical information to be used as reference material by engineers, architects and designers concerned with pedestrian facilities, and information about the existing walking environment including:<ul><li>Standards (including draft standards) related to pedestrian facilities</li><li>Specifications and design guides</li><li>

Our vision for Christchurch urban design

We envision Christchurch City as an attractive, liveable city which has a healthy environment, strong communities, and a prosperous economy.
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Urban design (Christchurch)

What is Urban Design and why do we value it? The developments of the past fifty years in particular indicate the importance of a design focus in the planning and management of Christchurch with more attention given to identifying and enhancing its character and image and planning for the future.
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Urban renewal programme (Christchurch)

For over twenty years the Christchurch City Council has had an urban renewal programme. The programme is currently managed by the Strategy and Planning Group. The intention is to upgrade and revitalise the older parts of the city and in doing so, help promote community pride in the neighbourhood.
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Peverel Street - a Living Street (Christchurch)

The Christchurch City Council through it’s City Streets and City Solutions Units entered the project “Peverel Street - A Living Street” as a candidate in the “Urban and Landscape Desig
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Living Streets, Christchurch - concept

Outlines the concept of the Christchurch City Council's living streets design programme.
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The Living Streets team (Christchuch)

Photograph of Christchurch's Living Streets team.
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Your street can become a living street (Christchurch)

The creation of Living Streets needs a dedicated will, a determined drive, unquenchable enthusiasm in the midst of challenges, and a commitment that will not waver.
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Quality of Life (Living Streets, Christchurch)

The Christchurch City Council Living Streets strategy outlines eight ways in which a Living Street contributes to our quality of life.
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Kinds of living streets (Christchurch)

Describes 6 different types of living streets.
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About Us

Living Streets Aotearoa is the New Zealand organisation for people on foot, promoting walking-friendly communities. We are a nationwide organisation with local branches and affiliates throughout New Zealand.

We want more people walking and enjoying public spaces be they young or old, fast or slow, whether walking, sitting, commuting, shopping, between appointments, or out on the streets for exercise, for leisure or for pleasure.

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