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Helsinki residents identify thousands of locations for construction and development in the city

A city plan map survey conducted late last year allowed Helsinki residents to express their thoughts on the city’s future. The survey attracted some 4,700 respondents, who marked approximately 33,000 locations in total on the map. Residential development was the most popular category with some 8,900 locations indicated on the map. The second most popular[…]

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What is your Helsinki of the future like?

The City Planning Department has opened a map-based survey to chart the views of residents to support the development of the new city plan. Complete the survey to share your opinions on what Helsinki should be like in 2050. Would the downtown area be bigger, with city boulevards built in place of motorways? Should it[…]

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Send in your opinions on the premises of the city planning by 23 January

The Statement of Community Participation and Involvement in the City Plan process and the work programme prepared during the first phases of the master-planning outline the premises and goals of the planning, how the master plan will be prepared and how people can take part in its preparation. Written opinions on these planning premises should[…]

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How can I participate

People can participate in the preparation of the City plan in various ways throughout the planning process: by participating in information sessions and in discussions on the City plan website, contacting the planners or leaving an opinion during the official display periods. The goal of the project’s communication and interaction is to give everyone who is[…]