Tauhara Ridge, Victoria, Taupo.

Urban Design Guidelines

Urban Design

“Urbanlogic has gone on to produce urban design guidelines for Victoria another great example of their ability to produce quality work on time.”

Urbanlogic were appointed as the urban designers and landscape architects to provide one of New Zealand’s most comprehensive set of Urban Design Guidelines for a new residential development in Taupo, the Victoria Development, Tauhara Ridge, with the main focuses on creating more livable communities that are safe, people orientated, beautiful and public realm focused and promoting high quality guidelines and standards for future residential subdivision development in Taupo.

The Victoria guidelines provide some prescriptive elements which are outcome based, but the document is a guide to the overall objectives for all the housing and landscape within the Victoria subdivision and to promote energy efficient and environmentally friendly homes with a unique sense of place related to Taupo.

“Urbanlogic have gone on to produce urban design guidelines for Victoria which is another great example of their ability to produce quality work and delivered on time.”Taupo District Council - Scott Holdsworth. Strategic Property Project Manager.
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