Infrastructure

The infrastructure to support vibrant and viable places, including transport, utilities, energy and community facilities including education, retail, leisure & recreation.

Page Title RSS fee
Advice: Providing for buses in city centres

Advice: Providing for buses in city centres

Bus services can be successfully integrated into town and city centres. Ben Kochan finds out how.

 

Opinion: Driverless cars in rudderless cities?

Opinion: Driverless cars in rudderless cities?

Combining autonomous vehicles and good place-making is not going to be easy.

Need to know: Government commits to HS2 for regional boost

Need to know: Government commits to HS2 for regional boost

Construction of the first phase of the planned High Speed 2 rail link will start next year, and second phase route will be announced soon.

Advice: Promoting cycling in new settlements

Advice: Promoting cycling in new settlements

Cycling can be encouraged by taking it into consideration when designing new neighbourhoods and homes, writes Ben Kochan.

Advice: Promoting cycling to reduce congestion

Advice: Promoting cycling to reduce congestion

An integrated network of cycle routes can help take cars off the road and improve access to employment, finds Ben Kochan.

Advice: Breaking through ring roads for town centre expansion

Advice: Breaking through ring roads for town centre expansion

New links across ring roads can create more pedestrian friendly routes, and help town and city centres expand, finds Ben Kochan.

Advice: Planning for schools in new settlements

Advice: Planning for schools in new settlements

Masterplans for new housing schemes need to look at existing demand for local school places when considering education provision, finds Ben Kochan.

Advice: Managing refuse collection in high density housing

Advice: Managing refuse collection in high density housing

Storing and disposing of rubbish in high density housing schemes calls for innovative approaches, finds Ben Kochan.

Advice: Integrating parking into town centres

Advice: Integrating parking into town centres

Careful planning, limiting provision and promoting shared use can reduce the impact of parking in town centres, writes Ben Kochan.

Follow Us:

Regen Jobs

Forthcoming Events

A Modern Housing Policy

  • Tue 17 Jan 2017 - Tue 24 Jan 2017
  • London, Exeter and Birmingham

London's New Frontiers 2017

  • Wed 18 Jan 2017
  • The Shard, 32 London Bridge St, London, SE1 9SG

Planning Leadership Essentials: The Government and Planning Reform

  • Sat 28 Jan 2017 - Sun 29 Jan 2017
  • Warwick Conferences, Coventry
Top 100 Regeneration Projects