Reimagining the high street

A report from the New Economics Foundation (NEF) offers up a different vision for high streets Ð one which does not rely retail but on developing a different experience of the high street which supports more sustainable living....

The Freiburg Charter

A charter developed in partnership with the City of Freiburg with the experience of this exemplar of sustainable urbanism distilled into 12 principles....

The Business Case for Retrofit co-ordinators

This is a helpful introduction to the role of retrofit co-ordinator, its value, what it involved, an example case, and further information including where to get training, first posted by the RIBA in 2014....

Sustrans website

The website on sustainable transport from Sustrans with resources such as cycling routes, evidence and policy information as well as numerous Community Street Design Resources: www.sustrans.org.uk

Building Futures Sustainable Design Toolkit

The Sustainable Design Toolkit from Hertfordshire Building Futures (2014) aids decision making on sustainable design at the initial concept, pre-planning and planning application stages for development in Hertfordshire. By using open questions and best practice...