Urban design is about bringing together all elements of development disciplines such as architecture, planning, transport, landscape from the outset to ensure the best approach for the highest quality result.
It is the process of 'place-making' and includes:
- public and private spaces
- good quality outdoor spaces
- ease of movement
- ease of understanding
- variety and choice.
Public art is a way of improving the identity and value of places as well as connecting with local communities.