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design and planting of open spaces in urban and central districts

Royal Horticultural Society.

design and planting of open spaces in urban and central districts

joint memorandum

by Royal Horticultural Society.

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Published by Institute of Landscape Architects in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby the RoyalHorticultural Society and the Institute of Landscape Architects.
ContributionsInstitute of Landscape Architects.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18944285M

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he Central Area Plan estab-lished a major theme of expanded and connected waterfronts and open spaces to create great public places. It also set goals for urban design within the Central Area. The Urban Design Task Force took these goals as a starting point for the action plan- /Publications/Central_Area_Action_Plan_DRAFT/   Paya Lebar Central is envisaged to be developed into a lively commercial centre with vibrant and attractive public spaces.

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