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The Lively Regional City: Mapping City Centre 'Assemblages' that Work

Grant


Scheme


  • Linkage Projects

Abstract


  • This project analyses city centre revitalisation processes and policies in the context of regional Australia. Working with Wollongong City Council, it will provide an evidence-based analysis of how the Wollongong city centre is perceived, regarded and used by its residents and visitors, paying particular attention to those aspects considered either 'lively' or 'dead'; it will interrogate revitalisation policy frameworks and create decision-making tools to inform planning processes for long-term city centre revitalisation and sustainable economic growth; and identify opportunities for innovative city centre planning in Wollongong to contribute to the regions sustainable transformation, long-term growth, employment and community development.

Date/time Interval


  • 2014 - 2016

Sponsor Award Id


  • LP140100088

Local Award Id


  • 115103

Scheme


  • Linkage Projects

Abstract


  • This project analyses city centre revitalisation processes and policies in the context of regional Australia. Working with Wollongong City Council, it will provide an evidence-based analysis of how the Wollongong city centre is perceived, regarded and used by its residents and visitors, paying particular attention to those aspects considered either 'lively' or 'dead'; it will interrogate revitalisation policy frameworks and create decision-making tools to inform planning processes for long-term city centre revitalisation and sustainable economic growth; and identify opportunities for innovative city centre planning in Wollongong to contribute to the regions sustainable transformation, long-term growth, employment and community development.

Date/time Interval


  • 2014 - 2016

Sponsor Award Id


  • LP140100088

Local Award Id


  • 115103