Category Archives: Urban Renewal

Little Roma Street Revitalisation complete

The revitalisation of Little Roma Street is one of the key projects of the Vibrant Laneways and Small Spaces initiative and is part of Council’s commitment to enriching the city centre experience and planning for a growing CBD. Specifically, the Vibrant Laneways and Small Spaces initiative is designed to transform overlooked and forgotten spaces within […]

Popular City Laneway Gets a Facelift

An historic CBD laneway is getting a facelift as Brisbane City Council gets underway with improvements that will deliver benefits to nearby businesses, residents and visitors to Brisbane.  Brisbane City Council will transform Burnett Lane, located between Albert Street and George Street, into a unique cosmopolitan destination.  The lane has a rich history dating back […]

The New York High Line

By Dou Ribu, Urban Designer, Brisbane City Council In ever-changing, highly urbanised environments where space to live, work and play are at a premium, there is a need to constantly reconfigure our cities to increase capacity to accommodate for growth and demand.  This places significant pressures on the elements that many only view as symbols […]