Vision-Based Activity Centre Planning

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in News, Presentations | No Comments

A presentation for the Perth chapter of the Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management on the evolution of activity centre planning from a focus on compliance to a focus on performance.  Central to the presentation was the emphasis on the need for all centre planning to incorporate a vision that specifies a desired:

  • Change in users
  • Change in function
  • Change in scale

It was argued that it is only in the context of these three key areas that a performance-based assessment process (as envisaged by Directions 2031 and SPP 4.2)  can be used to support and assess initiatives.  The central diagram of the presentation is included below.

Vision Centred Strategy 1.0