Reflection / CityToolbox

MO Hartera: Activating a Community

How do you find and engage communities to support you in the realisation of your plans? Short answer: listen closely and don’t have too many. The Hartera team and I reflect on the importance of communication, flexibility and local identity, and look ahead how the project can pave the road for a lasting improvement of a long-neglected quarter. | ›

Reflection / CityToolbox

Rijeka ECoC2020 / rediscovering own city post-COVID

The unusual situation we have all been facing since the beginning of 2020 has opened up many unexpected opportunities in cities around the world. The great change has been noticed in public spaces, as they have become less occupied, almost empty. In particular, the streets that are normally crowded with cars have become more accessible to different user groups. | ›

Review / CityToolbox

Reviving Koroska street (2014-2020)

How to bring the historic road, which was overloaded with traffic, back to life was the main concern about Koroska Street in Maribor, Slovenia. Using various approaches and tools, the case of its gradual urban transformation will be shortly elaborated. | ›