RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 184829543 LA English T1 The community planning event manual : how to use collaborative planning and urban design events to improve your environment A1 Wates, Nick., Charles,, Thompson, John., Prince's Foundation., PB Earthscan PP London; Sterling, Va. YR 2008 SN 9781844074921 1844074927 AB "Want to improve your village? Your town? Your city? A community planning event may be just what you have been waiting for. All over the world people ore organizing dynamic collaborative events to improve their surroundings. For a few intensive days, everyone concerned gets an opportunity to have their say and be involved - residents, businesses, professionals and politicians." "From Nick Wales comes this Event Manual, the first on the subject, which explains why and how to organize community planning events. The book is aimed at anyone - from concerned individuals to community groups to professional planners in business and government - interested in the remarkable potential of community planning events. It includes a step-bystep guide, detailed checklists and other tools for event organisers. The method is user-friendly, flexible and easy to employ in any context from small neighbourhood improvements to major infrastructure and construction projects anywhere in the world."--Jacket.