Published on July 22, 2009
Jim Mackinnon From Skara Brae to Sustainable Communities
There is hope in honest error none in the icy perfections of the mere stylist
I ask every Scot to pause and reflect not on the kind of country we are - but on the kind of country we could be - we should be.
David I (1124-1153)– Scotland‘s First National Planner Introduced the feudal system Established law and order Reorganised the church Promoted local and foreign trade
Introduced the feudal
Established law and
Reorganised the church
Promoted local and
All this stuff about planning and compensation and betterment. Broad vistas and all that. But give to me the eighteenth century alley, where foot-pads lurk, and the harlot plies her trade, and none of this new-fangled planning doctrine
planning – for the layman a submerged, highly technical world surfacing occasionally in lengthy often incomprehensible hearings seen as a triumph not for clarity but the legal profession
The ease with which we are distracted by the petty and trivial, our chronic avoidance of tough decisions, our seeming inability to build a working consensus to tackle any big problem
Where are the conservation areas of tomorrow?... Sam Galbraith Planning Minister November 2000
Plans don’t accomplish anything. Theories of management don’t much matter. Endeavours succeed or fail because of the people involved. Only by attracting the best people will you accomplish great deeds.
Contribution to housing needs Location Form and layout Long term sustainability Delivery Scottish Sustainable Communities Initiative
Contribution to housing needs
Form and layout
Long term sustainability
Scotland’s urban tradition can provide inspiration New environmental and economic challenges More of the same not an option SSCI offers opportunities to innovate and deliver But the line between vision and hallucination remains a fine one [email_address] Conclusion
Scotland’s urban tradition can provide inspiration
New environmental and economic challenges
More of the same not an option
SSCI offers opportunities to innovate and deliver
But the line between vision and
hallucination remains a fine one
From Skara Brae to Sustainable Communities
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