Popular destinations have a strong sense of place and a steady investment pipeline. Our Place Strategy has people at its core, transitioning the area towards pedestrian priority and communal space. Through ongoing consultation, we are bringing together the private and public sector to input into the schemes and make the changes happen that will benefit our whole community.
Heart of London Placeshaping Strategy, commissioned by the Heart of London Business Alliance and produced by Publica.
This Placeshaping Strategy provides a unified plan for the public realm and guidance for further improvements to streets and spaces across the Heart of London area.
Overall, the strategy balances two key priorities: to preserve and enhance the unique character of the Heart of London area and its constituent spaces, and to maintain or improve their function – both locally and at the metropolitan scale.
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The Economic Case for Public Realm Investment in the Heart of London Area:
The proposals outlined in this report present opportunities and some challenges to the delivery of good growth in the Heart of London area. The focus of the report is producing analysis to ensure our area’s ‘ecosystem’ is secured and continues to thrive.
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