Daily Archives: September 3, 2010

Nick Smith gets spatial on design

Yes another reason why designdaily.co.nz is one of my favourite sites in NZ at the moment. Of course this leftie struggles to find anything inspirational coming out of Nick Smith, but nice to see a Minister of the Crown talking these issues.

“The state of urban planning in New Zealand has been a contentious issue for sometime now, and in a recent speech to the New Zealand Planning Institute at their Auckland Spatial Plan conference, Nick Smith revealed the Government’s plans to make urban and infrastructure planning a more effective process, both nationally and in the context of Auckland’s Super City.”

Full story here

Post by Paul Le Comte

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