Despite limited resources, Moray created a 'quality auditing' process to encourage good design in their housing developments, we look at the results.
Aberdeen City Council led a masterplan approach to key housing sites. The result is Countesswells, a landscape-first approach to a neighbourhood.
A&DS Board Member Lynn Wilson argues that now is the time and place for circular solutions to Covid-19's economic aftershocks.
Extensive community co-design transformed Fraser Avenue, Inverkeithing, into fuel-efficient housing in a community where children play in the street.
Places shape our behaviour, and that behaviour over time becomes culture: Christopher Martin asks how we translate self interest to societal good?
In this blog Landscape Architect Amber Roberts explores how city-planning scale now influences all aspects of design in the city of Toyama
Amber Roberts blogs about how Japan explores a bottom-up urban design development of Sugamo Jizo-Dori in Tokyo Japan.
This newsletter covers the 13th Local Authority Urban Design Forum meeting on the theme of Active Travel
A Caring Place: creating caring places and providing friendly and accessible transport - by Hamish Brown a volunteer pilot with Cycling Without Age
Scotland is changing and with these changes come both opportunities and challenges - this report sets out the work we are doing on A Caring Place