Aluva City Revitalization

Download Aluva City Revitalization

Post on 11-Aug-2014

117 views

Category:

Design

3 download

Embed Size (px)

DESCRIPTION

City Revitalization plan for Aluva city, Kerala

TRANSCRIPT

<p>PowerPoint Presentation</p> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective</p><p>By: City Futures Design Collaborative, Aluva</p></div> <div><p>1</p></div> <div><p>Urban Design portfolio</p><p>Designing the Public Realm</p><p>Urban Renewal</p><p>Heritage Conservation</p><p>Transit oriented development</p><p>Sustainable Urban Development</p><p>Local Area planning</p><p>Large Scale Architecture</p><p>Housing</p><p>3D Master structural planning for city</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>Sustainability is a key component of all future developments. Urban design focuses on development which are sustainable and environment friendly whether by incorporating new technologies or by going back to traditional concepts.</p><p>2</p></div> <div><p>Metropolitan cities like Delhi Mumbai Kolkata etc have grown multiple times beyond their capacity and has been facing large issues like poverty, slums, traffic, lack of safety &amp; security, loss of livability factor etc. Bodies like DUAC are formed to keep a check on this rapid urbanization.</p><p>Cochin is fast growing into a metropolitan which will end up with a similar fate as the metropolitans.</p><p>Aluva being a sub city of Cochin is soon going to have a big impact from this development of Cochin. We as urban designers think that this is the right point at which the city can be guided, planned and designed to accommodate this large changes. </p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Why urban design for Aluva?</p></div> <div><p>Aluva City- Statistics and History</p><p>:: , , : , : , : .</p><p>: .</p><p> / </p><p> . , , , . .</p><p>: : 7.18 .. : 26 : 24108 : 3358</p><p>Aluva(formerlyAlwaye), is asuburbofKochiin theErnakulam districtofKerala,India. Located on theRiver Periyar, Aluva is the industrial epicentre of the state. A major transportation hub, with easy access to all major forms of transportation, Aluva acts as a corridor which links thehighland districtsto the rest of the state.</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>4</p></div> <div><p>Physical</p><p>Traffic and congestion issues.</p><p>No efficient Public transport networksand not Pedestrian &amp; cycling friendly</p><p>Parking </p><p>Neglected or disconnected from northern parts of the city across the river.</p><p>Night life/safety and security.</p><p>No public spaces</p><p>It has become a transit point and is not becoming a livable city..</p><p>Non-Physical</p><p>No identity on its own as a city.</p><p>River the greatest potential is missing from the scene</p><p>Proposed Metro and new influx of people.</p><p>City is not growing or it is not given enough thrust to grow beyond.</p><p>Forgotten historic significance and character.</p><p>ISSUES WE DEAL WITH AS A GROWING CITY</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>ALUVA- An Ocean of potentials</p><p>TRANSIT CITY</p><p>BIG INVESTORS</p><p>THE PERIYAR</p><p>TOURISM</p><p>EDUCATION FACILITIES</p><p>SUB CITY TO COCHIN</p><p>METRO</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>To develop a sustainable metro city with serene livable environments aided and boosted by new public inserts, new modes of transport and a new Identity. It may in future be known as the First Green Metro City of Kerala..</p><p>AN URBAN VISION FOR ALUVA 2020</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Existing city fabric</p><p>Aluva City is compact with Transit facilities like KSRTC &amp; Railway close to each other. </p><p>An ambiguous city loop forms the major movement system.</p><p>Surrounded by large residential areas.</p><p>Water body on three sides defines the city edge.</p><p>Aluva market is a bottle neck in the city movement system.</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>NEW METRO</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Proposed movement network</p><p>Metro route under construction</p><p>Proposed master city loop</p><p>Proposed pedestrian/cycle track</p><p>Proposed entry to loop</p><p>Proposed city wide pedestrian linkages with cycling facilities</p><p>Two New pedestrian bridges connecting to the northern parts dense with residential areas</p><p> Proposed MASTER LOOP realigning existing loop. Continuous para transit trips of E-Autos along the loop reducing pressure on road.</p><p>New link connecting Railway, Private stand &amp; Metro.</p><p>Development of Aqueduct &amp; canal side as strong pedestrian tracks for the residential pockets. </p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>BANGALORE METRO</p><p> PEDESTRIAN PATHWAY</p></div> <div><p>An efficient movement system</p><p>Linking different public transport modes, pedestrians networks &amp; cyclists effectively</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>CYCLE SHARING </p><p>PEDESTRIAN LANES</p><p>PARA TRANSIT</p><p>METRO</p><p>PRIVATE BUS</p><p>KSRTC</p><p>HIGHWAY</p><p>RAILWAY</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Proposed Green Spine...</p><p>Proposed pedestrian link connecting available land areas along the river. This includes flood plains of shivaratri Manappuram, Periyar club site, Water Authority areas, Pump house, Town hall, palace precincts, existing park of GCDA.</p><p>Proposed public park and Amphitheatre at Old Periyar club Site connecting the green network.</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Proposed Green Spine... An overview</p><p>Pedestrian trail &amp; Cycling tracks all along the river.</p><p>Tourist desks with house boating facilities fostering the river edge as a tourist destination.</p><p>Cafeterias, kiosks etc along the edge.</p><p>Developing the existing parks and proposing new parks</p><p>Developing land of palace, water authority, Old Periyar club, temple precinct etc as public plazas.</p><p>Amphitheaters for performances.</p><p>Develop town hall to activate the edge.</p><p>New pedestrian link to the northern part of Aluva making it easy access point to city reducing congestion.</p><p>New City Centre at Thottakkattukara linked by green spine.</p><p>Existing view of Periyar from old Periyar club site</p></div> <div><p>15</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Existing</p><p>Proposed</p></div> <div><p>We are closer to airport and hence more tourist footfall. Cochin is becoming more and more congested. Many homestays already function in and around kadungaloor athani region.</p><p>16</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Existing view of Aqueduct entering the city</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Proposed view of developing Aqueduct as a</p><p>pedestrian entry to city</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Existing view of road near Palace</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Proposed view of road near Palace</p><p>Developed as a connecting link to </p><p>North Aluva</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>PROPOSED STATE OF THE ART CULTURAL CENTERS</p><p>Proposed cultural center at Shivaratri Manappuram as an anchor to the green spine.</p><p>Proposed public park and Amphitheatre at Old Periyar club Site connecting the green network.</p><p>Development of a new city hub at Thottakkattukara combing Priyadarshini hall, canal area &amp; mini market. This will reduce pressure on Core City.</p><p>New exhibition center along with metro Station</p><p>Development of Palace precinct as a heritage museum open for public linked to the green edge.</p><p>Up gradation of the town hall into a state of the art cultural centre.</p><p>1</p><p>2</p><p>4</p><p>3</p><p>5</p><p>6</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>PUBLIC SPACES TO BE INSERTED</p><p>Proposed PUBLIC facilities</p><p>Exhibition center</p><p>Cultural center </p><p>Performing art center</p><p>History museum</p><p>Open air amphitheaters</p><p>GUGGENHEUM MUSEUM, BILBAO</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>PROPOSED CITY CENTER AT THOTTAKKATTUKARA MINI MARKET+PRIYADARSHINI HALL</p><p>Facilities</p><p>Multi modal bus bay where interstate &amp; superfast buses can come in not entering the city.</p><p>Commercial shopping center and office complex.</p><p>Cultural center an upgraded version of Priyadarshini hall.</p><p>City center, Kolkata</p><p>This will in turn open up the entire northern part of Aluva for development and growth.</p></div> <div><p>This will in turn open up the entire northern part of Aluva for development and growth.</p><p>23</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>PROPOSED CITY CENTER AT THOTTAKKATTUKARA MINI MARKET+PRIYADARSHINI HALL</p><p>CATS MULTI MODAL HUB</p></div> <div><p>This will in turn open up the entire northern part of Aluva for development and growth.</p><p>24</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>PROPOSED ALUVA MARKET REDEVELOPMENT</p><p>Facilities</p><p>Common loading unloading bays</p><p>Rest rooms</p><p>New platforms for market</p><p>A facelift for the new market</p><p>New modern facilities like cold storage, fire protections systems etc to be incorporated.</p><p>Terms should be made in such a way that both parties are profited.</p></div> <div><p>Yes we know that it has been tried several times and has failed. But Through effective participatory process the redevelopment can be initiated.</p><p>25</p></div> <div><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Existing MARKET AREA</p><p>Proposed MARKET AREA</p></div> <div><p>We are closer to airport and hence more tourist footfall. Cochin is becoming more and more congested. Many homestays already function in and around kadungaloor athani region.</p><p>26</p></div> <div><p>PROPOSED HERITAGE CITY DEVELOPMENT</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Connecting Historic buildings like palace, Advaithashram etc and historic events like the Shivaratri festival.</p><p>New Heritage museum along with palace.</p></div> <div><p>To maintain the integrity of the rich heritage of our city we need to have heritage conservation plans for the city. A heritage museum along with the palace complex will be a good initiative in this context.</p><p>27</p></div> <div><p>Create a Unique Identity to the city through image building and entry markers</p><p>Proposal</p><p>Up gradation of clock tower over private bus stand</p><p>Proposed new river view watch tower along the banks of Periyar.</p><p>Up gradation and lighting works of Marthanda Varma Bridge</p><p>The new pedestrian link as an image marker for the city.</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Pedestrian link, Dallas</p></div> <div><p>Public events to be hosted</p><p>City is not always about infrastructure</p><p>It needs color glamour excitement etc.</p><p>So lets celebrate!!!</p><p>Whether it be Biennale Alwaye edition or Movie festivals or exhibitions during Shivaratri..</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>Festivals exhibitions etc. will help to bring attention to the city both to administrators and the people. Thus it will brand the city and more focus and investment will come in from different sources for the development of the city. So we need to take initiative to conduct such annual events..</p><p>29</p></div> <div><p>How do we go about it?</p><p>Technical strategies</p><p>Develop an urban design strategy plan for the city 2020.</p><p>After detail study &amp; analysis come up with possible projects within available land areas.</p><p>Conduct a wide public participation meet where people come in to see and comment on the visions envisaged.</p><p>Phasing of projects depending on time frame, economic conditions and land concerns.</p><p>Give out identified projects to experts from concerned fields as individual projects but under the umbrella urban Design Master plan.</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>Economic feasibility</p><p>PPP model </p><p>Big players like federal bank should be brought in</p><p>MP MLA Fund can be utilized</p><p>Advertisements, hoardings etc</p><p>Park fees etc.</p><p>Job generator for the people of the city</p><p>Tourist influx increases the market and sales in the area.</p><p>Hence corporate with the merchants association.</p><p>Increasing the livability will be supported by CREDAI.</p><p>KURDFC </p><p>How do we go about it?</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p></div> <div><p>Thank you for your patience</p><p>Hoping to do wonderful changes with you!!</p><p>A new urban vision to Aluva city- An Urban Design Perspective City+Futures Design Collaborative</p><p>Core Team:</p><p>Anjith Augustine: Architect/Urban Designer</p><p>Principal Architect, CFDC</p><p>Niji Nataraj: Architect/ Urban Designer</p><p>Associate Architect, CFDC</p><p>Shyne U: Architect/Urban Designer</p><p>Head of Dept, KMEA College of Architecture</p><p>Support Team:</p><p>Angels James</p><p>Architect Intern,CFDC</p><p>Shijo Jose</p><p>Still Photography</p><p>P.C.Augustine</p><p>Retd.Chief Manager, The Federal Bank Ltd.</p></div>