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Great for the State 2020: City of the Future

Business News analyses the changes Perth will need to make if it is to maintain the lifestyle that is the envy of many. We canvass the debate over urban infill, and look at options to achieve greater density, amenity and liveability.

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Urban infill key for 2050 vision of Perth

Urban infill key for 2050 vision of Perth 

Perth is consistently ranked as one of the world’s most liveable cities, but what will happen as the population approaches 3.5 million?

Perth’s housing choices

Perth’s housing choices 

What will new housing developments look like in the future.

New look for urban density, design

New look for urban density, design 

New design guidelines and refined zoning could improve the rollout of medium density housing in established urban areas.

Renewed focus on urban planning will ensure a resilient and liveable city

Renewed focus on urban planning will ensure a resilient and liveable city 

Some have referred to COVID-19 as ‘The Great Pause’. An unrivalled opportunity to deeply consider our future and ensure we are on a trajectory which improves quality of life for all Western Australians.

How do we go about designing pandemic-resilient cities?

How do we go about designing pandemic-resilient cities? 

Since the mid-20th century, a favourite pastime of some planning critics has been vilifying suburban sprawl for its links – rightly or wrongly – to obesity, environmentally negligent living and social decline.

Restarting WA’s economy in a COVID safe way

Restarting WA’s economy in a COVID safe way 

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on Western Australia’s economy, and the State is now ready to get back to work.

From 18 May, the State will enter Phase 2 of the WA government’s road map.