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Best practice, expert advice and case studies across placemaking disciplines including urban design, finance, sustainability and communities.

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Advice: Effective design review

Advice: Effective design review

Design review panels can be valuable in supplementing a local authority's urban design skills and helping to integrate large schemes, finds Ben Kochan.

 

Review: City centre rail connections

Review: City centre rail connections

The Ordsall Chord project has both improved rail connections in Manchester city centre and created a network of successful public spaces around it, finds Murray Graham.

Need to know: More towns line up for high street funding

Need to know: More towns line up for high street funding

The government has named 50 more towns that stand to benefit in the second phase of its Future High Streets Fund.

Advice: Planning for electric vehicles

Advice: Planning for electric vehicles

The number of charging points is increasing to promote greater use of electric vehicles, but councils need to ensure they are in the right place, finds Ben Kochan.

Review: Developing homes while boosting training and employment

Review: Developing homes while boosting training and employment

Alconbury Weald in Cambridgeshire provides employment and training opportunities and 5,000 new homes, but success will depend on the masterplan's ability to respond to new labour supply issues, finds Kate Wood.

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