Posts Tagged 'central city'

Visualizing a Walkable City

The city of Pontevedra in northwest Spain has become a leader in walker-friendly urban policy over the past 15 years. To further improve walkability, Pontevedra’s city council produced a map that visualizes the distances and travel times between key places on foot at an average speed of five kilometers per hour. Pontevendra offers insights into the potential for similar initiatives in other cities around the world.

22 Bree: New 20 storey tall building for Cape Town CBD

22 Bree involves the proposed erection of a 60m high office building plus approx 6m above the roof level, on erf 173682. The proposed development comprises a basement and 19 floors with office floor area of approximately 9,500sqm. A total of 308 parking bays are proposed in the basement and 8 floors.