City of London Corporation Public Consultation on future public space
The City of London Corporation
has highlighted several new proposals for improvements in and around the EC3
‘Eastern Cluster’ area; with an emphasis to create “an exceptional urban
environment which is attractive, welcoming and vibrant”.
In the face of growing worker
numbers due to the increasing number of new office developments in the typical
district where the majority of skyscrapers are housed, the City understands it
has a responsibility to improve public realms. The public realm must respond to
these demands in order to maintain the area’s attractiveness as a world-class
business destination and increasingly as a hub for culture and leisure.
Local amenities are of particular
importance along with employers making location decisions based on the quality
of the buildings and the public realm that they can offer their employees. The
above map indicates areas, similarly to the Aldgate Square regeneration, which
will continue to drive the worker’s perception of the City of London as a
global leading business hub.
The Consultation period is still open and can be
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