Manners Mall submission

The Architectural Centre has made the following submission : Manners Mall Carpark on the WCC’s proposal’s for the redevelopment of Manner’s Mall. As you may note from the written and drawn information, we were very much less than impressed. We are calling for the WCC to scrap the current scheme owing to its predominate use of car parking, and to re-design the spaces for the use of people, not cars.

Wellington deserves better than this from our Council, especially at such an important, central city site.

Arch Centre proposes that Dixon St is made a part of the south side of Te Aro Park, and is not made into a giant car park:

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Posted on 19th May 2010
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RMA submissions – due today

Submissions on the RMA Streamlining Bill is due today. I’ll refrain from comments about politics and streamlining – or streamlining and design – you can check out Christina Cogdell’s Eugenic Design for that one. But the Bill proposed raises important issues about how the public might be included or excluded from the RMA process. The Bill also proposes new rules about whether a consent needs public notification … and for tree lovers there’s plenty to talk about.
Information on making a submission can be found at:
http://www.parliament.nz/en-NZ/SC/SubmCalled/1/6/e/49SCLGEresourcemanagements200904031-Resource-Management-Simplifying.htm

Posted on 3rd April 2009
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Draft Adelaide Road Framework Submission

Submissions to WCC: Draft Adelaide Road Framework

Posted on 10th October 2008
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Draft Centres Policy Submission

Submissions to WCC: Draft Centres Policy – Walking / Cycling

Posted on 22nd September 2008
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Cobblestone Park Submission

Submissions to WCC: Cobblestone Park

Posted on 19th September 2008
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Traffic Resolution for Marion St. Submission

Submissions to WCC: Traffic Resolution for Marion St.

Posted on 30th July 2008
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Infill Housing Policy Submission

Submissions to WCC: Infill Housing Policy

Posted on 22nd July 2008
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