Local Government Magazine

Category : Placemaking


Keeping ‘placemaking’ in focus through reform

Contrafed Publishing
By Garry Dyet, chief executive at Waipa District Council and Robert Brodnax, senior principal advisory at Beca. Placemaking is, ‘The process of strengthening the connection...

Building more playful towns and cities

Contrafed Publishing
Co-designing with children can better develop our towns and cities. It helps create more child-friendly spaces and delivers an environment that is more playful and...

The future of urban design

Ruth LePla
In the first of our new series focusing on the future, Mary Searle Bell asks what 
local authorities should expect when it comes to placemaking...