The 15 Minute City

By Project, Research

The 5, 10, and 15-minute city is all about living locally. Giving people the ability to meet most of their everyday needs within a 15-minute walk, scooter, cycle, or public transport trip of their home. This concept was first developed in Paris to reduce transport emissions and increase vibrancy, wellbeing, and safety within communities.

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Housing, climate and reviving our downtown

By In The News

The key to vibrant and sustainable cities is mixed-use development in main activity centres, yet New Zealand has taken the path towards American suburbia. Urban systems expert Dr Tom Logan calls for an integrated response to the climate and housing crises which could rejuvenate our downtowns.

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