Thursday, February 9, 2012

SUNN: Vancouver Historic Quartiers
Five Measures of ‘Good’ Urbanism

Focusing on just one aspect of ‘good’ urbanism, we list here several characteristics in the built form that are fundamental in shaping the human experience of place.
  1. Perimeter Block Massing
  2. Continuity of the streetwall
  3. Human scale
  4. Street aspect ratio
  5. Solar penetration
  6. Environmental performance of the street
Read more: Five measures of ‘good’ urbanism | SUNN: Vancouver Historic Quartiers

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