public space

ANALYSIS OF THE UKRAINIAN CITIES’ SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY ON THE EXAMPLE OF LVIV

The world tendencies of popularization of ecological elements of sustainable mobility and the results of their introduction in Lviv on the way to sustainable development are considered in the article. Examples of implementation of the Sustainable Mobility Plan in the city in accordance with the set priorities are given: residents, public transport, ecological means of transportation, private transport. The development of infrastructure for individual environmental means of mobility and public transport is analyzed.

METHOD OF INTENSIVE ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN ON THE EXAMPLE OF WORKSHOP: THE REORGANIZATION OF RECREATIONAL ZONES OF COASTAL AREAS IN SERGIIVKA VILLAGE, ODESSA REGION

The article describes the design methodology and appropriateness of architectural workshops for student learning and their involvement in participatory planning. As an example, given an architectural workshop that took place in September 2016 in the village Sergiivka, Odessa region at International urban forum "Area for development. Beach and city" with the participation of students and tutors from Odesa, Lviv, Dnipro, Kharkiv and Kyiv.

IN SEARCH OF THE PERFECT FORM: THE GEOMETRY OF THE CITY IN THE TREATISES BY PLATO, T. MORE, T. CAMPANELLA

The article has been devoted to the analysis of the architecture and urban structure of utopian cities and states, their interrelation with social and political aspects in the works of “Republic” and “Laws” by Plato, “Utopia” by T. More and “The City of the Sun” by T. Campanella.

THE CURRENT FEATURES OF THE CENTRAL PUBLIC SPACE FUNCTIONING IN THE HISTORICAL CITY, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE

Central market squares are a characteristic feature of many cities in Central and Eastern Europe. Historically, it was formed in such a way that the presence of a market square was a sign of the urban status of a territory. They were laid as perfect geometric forms of the spatial centers of life of citizens, and due to the central location, economic and cultural value, were the core of the city, from which the street network was expanded.

RETAIL SHOPS AS AN ELEMENT OF THE PUBLIC SPACE OF SUBURBAN SETTLEMENTS

Nowadays, we have a situation in Ukraine, when large companies control the trade market; in this case, small companies have no chance to compete with them. Nevertheless, it should be understood that small shopes carry a very important mission in suburban settlements. In a situation when the property market demanded to sell any free territory for housing development, we got a situation with a deficit of «third places» located close to our houses where we can walk.

Transformation of urban space of the town of Novoyavorivsk under the economic changes

 

На прикладі міста Новояворівськ Львівської області розглянуто проблеми містобудівного розвитку монофункціональних промислових міст, закладених у другій половині ХХ ст. Окреслено потенційні конфлікти сучасної функціонально- планувальної та просторової структури міста та сучасних соцільно-економічних вимог до формування міста.

Methods of revitalization of public spaces (on the example of revitalization workshop of Mytna square, Lviv, Ukraine)

 

У статті йдеться про воркшоп як інструмент впливу на функціонування громадського простору в міському середовищі. Визначено його функції, засоби та результати, до яких він приводить. Розглянуто приклад воркшопу з ревіталізації площі Митної у Львові.

THE USE OF THE B. HILLIER`S METHOD FOR THE SIGNIFICANT CITY PUBLIC SPACE ANALYSIS

The article covers the subject of professor Bill Hillier`s methodology for the analysis of urban spaces. This technique for research of the structures, that are differently ordered and have different purposes, is adaptive and applied to review city public spaces as independent system as well as the city structure element of the highest order.

URBANISTIC STRATEGIES OF HISTORICAL CITIES: WORKSHOP REVITALIZATION OF MARKET SQUARE IN LUTSK

The article deals with the conditions and expediency of architectural workshops in the framework of pre-project studies of the territory design, namely public spaces. It is presented on the base of the workshop Revitalization of the Market Square in Lutsk, held in Lutsk, March 21-28, 2017, which was organized within the framework of the COMUS project Urban Strategies of Historic Cities Initiated by the Community of the Tourist Information and Services Center of Lutsk, together with Department of Urban Planing, Lviv Polytechnic National University.

Safety in urban public spaces

Leipzig Charter, adopted in May 2007, related largely to urban planning, called for consideration of sustainable development, economic development, social stability, public safety and healthy living environment in spatial planning. Not only is the source of crime, physical and economic degradation of public space, but also the fear of crime prevents urban residents active in everyday life.