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WILL CITIZEN TO CITIZEN PLANNING REPLACE 'PARTICIPATION’?

Why not experiment with C2C plan making?

WILL CITIZEN TO CITIZEN PLANNING REPLACE 'PARTICIPATION’?

We should perhaps stop trying to engage people through a failing representative system in a bureaucratic and often incomprehensible process like Local Plan production.

Should we not instead try to capture initiatives that actually people are interested in, and use them as a foundation for planning? This way, people lead with their interests, and we follow with the system and translate into planning form.

 

MY THREE DAYS AT THE S3C SMART CITY AND COUNTRY CONGRESS IN PARIS

A journey of European discoveries

MY THREE DAYS AT THE S3C SMART CITY AND COUNTRY CONGRESS IN PARIS

I was there to talk about Smart Planning . I was interested in what Smart City experts actually thought of the opportunities to have a different, dynamic and real-time, urban plan. Well, I had lots of conversations, some sceptical nods and some wide-open ‘revelation’-style bright eyes. Not much further insights, however….