Werkstatt-Stadt presents proficient examples from urban development practice in the Federal Republic of Germany.
Our website Werkstatt-Stadt currently hosts 236 innovative projects. The latest examples that have been added are:
- Geisa, Ulsteraue
- Erfurt, Ladebalken
- Rosenheim, Stadtoasen
- Hannover, Circular Route No 100/200
- Münster, Münster Arkaden
- Hamburg-Farmsen, Housing estate - trotting course
- Dorsten, Fortification and moat construction
- Dresden, Weißeritz urban development concept
- Neuss, Merkur
- Chemnitz, DAStietz
Most of the practical examples were gained out of the professional support of current projects in the Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development (BBSR). All examples are analysed according to their function as an inspiring example and published by the Werkstatt-Stadt task force. More practical examples will be added in future.
Thematic priority: Urban development for the young and the elderly
Demographic change as well as altered behaviour and needs of all generations generate new challenges within the neighbourhood. Many municipalities are becoming aware of these requirements. With regard to community facilities and the public realm, urban development practice has created a sample of successful cases: