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Presentation: Green Space in central Wellington

In March a team of NZ Centre for Sustainable Cities researchers made a presentation to Wellington City Councillors and staff based on a report the group wrote for the Council on a study of the provision of public green space in the central city in relation to current and projected future READ MORE

Posted in climate change and energy and health and housing & building and news & events and NZ policy issues and urban design on 28 May 2020 – 3:27 pm

Publication: Toward a Framework for Resilience Assessments

In a recently published article arising out of the Resilient Urban Futures programme the authors seek to develop a framework to facilitate the integration of physical and social science understandings of urban infrastructure and resilience in urban systems. Coulson G, Moores J, Waa A, Kearns R, READ MORE

Posted in news & events and research on 25 May 2020 – 12:47 pm

Submission on draft Government Policy Statement on land transport 2021

Ed Randal, Ralph Chapman, Caroline Shaw, Michael Keall, and Philippa Howden-Chapman, made a submission on behalf of the New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities on 11 May on the draft Government Policy Statement on land transport. Ed Randal, Ralph Chapman, Caroline Shaw, Michael Keall, and READ MORE

Posted in climate change and energy and health and news & events and NZ policy issues and transport on 25 May 2020 – 12:28 pm

Submission on the ‘Central City Safer Speeds’ project

These members of the NZ Centre for Sustainable Cities, Ralph Chapman, Paul Blaschke, Ed Randal, Michael Keall, and Philippa Howden-Chapman, recently made a submission to Wellington City Council’s Let’s Get Wellington Moving’s ‘Central City Safer Speeds’ proposal. READ MORE

Posted in climate change and energy and health and news & events and NZ policy issues and transport and Uncategorized and urban design on 3 April 2020 – 11:51 am

Submission on RMA Issues and Options Paper

Several members of the New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities have recently made a submission to the Ministry for the Environment on the RMA Issues and Options Paper, ‘Opportunities for Change’. READ MORE

Posted in climate change and energy and health and news & events and NZ policy issues and transport and urban design and urban governance on 4 February 2020 – 10:56 am