Participatory Urban Planning

Note: this is an English translation. The original French entry is available at http://participedia.net/en/methods/urbanisme-participatif

Definition

Participatory urban planning directly engages neighbourhood residents in the process of land use planning. Residents provide local knowledge and information to compliment the technical know-how of experts and officials. Solutions are collectively developed to meet the needs of the community.

Problems and Purpose

Participatory urban planning transforms neighborhoods and cities through an inclusive process using various methods and tools of participation and publci engagement. ds.

History

 

Participant Selection

 

Deliberation, Decisions, and Public Interaction

 

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

 

Analysis and Lessons Learned

 

Secondary Sources

 

External Links

Report by the Montreal Urban Ecology Centre (Centre d'écologie urbaine de Montréal) [FRENCH]: http://ecologieurbaine.net/documents/boutique/CEUM_guide_urbanisme_parti...

Notes

 

Discussions

No discussions have been started yet.