Two reasons to watch this:
1. If you haven’t kept up (or even heard of) the recently released West End plan (here’s the report), this is helpful.
2. The use of the real-time drawing – cartoon-style – that explains the ideas.
The results of the planning process: Not that much change relatively. Which is to be expected. The West End is a good illustration of the economic and housing stability that can come with high density if there’s the right balance of market forces and regulation.
Most innovative and potentially transforming: Infilling the lanes with housing, particularly as a lever to save the existing heritage buildings.
Here’s the summary in an illustration: