What makes the urban environment an attractive place to live? What are the joys of urban life and where are they located? What kind of environment is pleasant from the citizen’s point of view? The aim of the Pearls of Helsinki -survey is to map what kind of urban amenities dwellers of Helsinki appreciate the[…]
On 10 November, the City of Helsinki City Planning Committee made a decision on the proposal for the Helsinki city plan. The proposal is available for opinions and statements until 29 January 2016. The city plan prepared by the City Planning Department is a long-term land-use plan used to guide the development of the city’s[…]
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[…]
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[…]
Materials related to the city plan vision will be presented at an informal discussion session at Laituri on Wednesday, 22 May from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come learn more about the themes of the vision and discuss them with the planners. The city plan vision is a long-term vision of Helsinki in 2050. The[…]
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[…]
Join us to create a City plan for Helsinki! City plan kick-off event on Monday 26 November at 5 pm at Laituri.
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[…]