Edinburgh Harbour Forth Ports Planning Application

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Published on February 2, 2009

Author: greenerleith

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This presentation was given at a public meeting held by Forth Ports to describe their proposals to redevelop the Leith Docks area of Edinburgh.

Regenerating Leith Docks

Edinburgh Harbour, Leith Docks The Heart of Edinburgh’s Waterfront Community Council Presentation January 27, 2009

vision To provide a heart to anchor Leith Docks and Waterfront City To provide a destination on the waterfront Catalyst for the regeneration of the wider Leith Docks area Re-uniting Leith to its water frontage

To provide a heart to anchor Leith Docks and Waterfront City

To provide a destination on the waterfront

Catalyst for the regeneration of the wider Leith Docks area

Re-uniting Leith to its water frontage

approach Waterfront Place – attract people to the waterfront Activity – provide reasons for them to want to stay Community – deliver a mix of uses to accommodate short-term and long-term stays Acces - easy access to the public waterfront and the water, integration of public transport

Waterfront Place – attract people to the waterfront

Activity – provide reasons for them to want to stay

Community – deliver a mix of uses to accommodate short-term and long-term stays

Acces - easy access to the public waterfront and the water, integration of public transport

components WATERFRONT PLACE EVENTS ATTRACTIONS AMENITIES (retail, leisure, hospitality) WORKPLACE COMMUNITY LANDMARKS INTERIM USES key components of a mixed use waterfront destination

WATERFRONT PLACE

EVENTS

ATTRACTIONS

AMENITIES (retail, leisure, hospitality)

WORKPLACE

COMMUNITY

LANDMARKS

INTERIM USES

process 3. Community and stakeholder engagement – an inclusive process 1. Analysis and precedents – learn for best examples of similar efforts worldwide. Amsterdam, Malmo, Sydney, Baltimore 2. Design – initial ideas generated from vision and understanding of context, and tested against brief, market and planning constraints 4. Refinement – Final masterplan, Outline Planning Application

community input what we heard from you Put Leith on the Map – a world class waterfront Accessible for all – a range of civic, public and active uses on the waterfront Ocean Terminal – remove the barrier to the water Amenities for the community – attractive public spaces Better choices – of shops, cafes, spaces for farmers markets Reduce reliance on cars – make the area pedestrian friendly; tram, reduced car parking. Modern and contemporary architecture – but respect heritage of Leith

Put Leith on the Map – a world class waterfront

Accessible for all – a range of civic, public and active uses on the waterfront

Ocean Terminal – remove the barrier to the water

Amenities for the community – attractive public spaces

Better choices – of shops, cafes, spaces for farmers markets

Reduce reliance on cars – make the area pedestrian friendly; tram, reduced car parking.

Modern and contemporary architecture – but respect heritage of Leith

masterplan Land area 28 HA; water 24 HA 16,082sm class 1 Retail, 12,720sm Leisure and F&B 149,000sm residential – approx 1,870 units 98,700sm of Offices 64,108sm Hotels – 1,102 rooms 15,615sm Serviced Apartments - 162 units Reduced parking - 5,973 pkg spaces 5.3 HA open space (20%) at a glance

Land area 28 HA; water 24 HA

16,082sm class 1 Retail, 12,720sm Leisure and F&B

149,000sm residential – approx 1,870 units

98,700sm of Offices

64,108sm Hotels – 1,102 rooms

15,615sm Serviced Apartments - 162 units

Reduced parking - 5,973 pkg spaces

5.3 HA open space (20%)

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts features

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan features britannia quay public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan features waterfront plaza public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan features ocean terminal public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

masterplan features prince of wales dock public active waterfront attractions on esplanade cut through Ocean Terminal links with community engaging with water’s edge urban form integrated public transport active street level key views preserved massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade distinct districts

public active waterfront

attractions on esplanade

cut through Ocean Terminal

links with community

engaging with water’s edge

urban form

integrated public transport

active street level

key views preserved

massing to reinforce waterfront esplanade

distinct districts

massing OTL VQ CM

massing OTL OP CM WH

massing OTL VQ CM WH OP

aerial view

land uses Indicative Ground level uses Civic / Public Retail / Leisure / Cafes Office Service Hotel Residential Parking

Indicative Ground level uses

land uses Indicative Upper level uses Civic / Public Retail / Leisure / Cafes Office Service Hotel Residential Parking

Indicative Upper level uses

public realm strategy Esplanade Public green space Britannia Quay ‘home zone streets’ Civic Square Waterfront event court Waterfront Plaza ./ Tram Plaza Victoria Dock Square 1 2 3 4 6 7 5

Esplanade

Public green space

Britannia Quay ‘home zone streets’

Civic Square

Waterfront event court

Waterfront Plaza ./ Tram Plaza

Victoria Dock Square

open spaces 20% site-wide open space additional 6.3% private open space

20% site-wide open space

additional 6.3% private open space

phasing indicative delivery stages

sustainability integrated approach Renewable Energy Reduced reliance on cars Tram Pedestrian and cycle friendly urban realm Ecology and environment Usable public open space Waste management and recycling Preservation of Heritage

Renewable Energy

Reduced reliance on cars

Tram

Pedestrian and cycle friendly urban realm

Ecology and environment

Usable public open space

Waste management and recycling

Preservation of Heritage

transport and parking integrated public transport reduced reliance on cars pedestrian friendly streets

integrated public transport

reduced reliance on cars

pedestrian friendly streets

programme Planning Application: Nov 2008 Public Exhibition: December 2008 Post-app consultation: On going 06.02.2009 date to comment to the Council

Regenerating Leith Docks

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