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Placemaking Disciplines

We believe that a public sector placemaking6 team works best when it comprises a range of built environment skills, which we group under eight key professional disciplines.

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  • Architecture

  • Engineering

  • Ecology & Environmental Science

  • Landscape Architecture

  • Surveying

  • Town & City Planning

  • Transport Planning

  • Urban Design


Recruitment & Skills Report: 2023

In recent years, we have conducted officer surveys to better understand the resourcing and workforce realities of working in public sector placemaking and published a report in September 2023 sharing our wider insights and reflections.

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Impact Story

Improving housing quality at St Helens

This article explores the impacts of recruiting an Urban Design officer in local government impacts tehri team and in turn the places they serve.


Public Notice

The first issue of our annual magazine, 'Public Notice' is out now.

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