9. Urban planning in post-soviet Novgorod: Introducing a western legal system
2003 (English)In: Building and Re-building Sustainable Communities: Reports from the Superbs project / [ed] Lars Rydén, Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1, 68-78 p.Chapter in book (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
Development and implementation of a program for rational use of the land of the city has become first priority for ensuring self-goverment and democracy in Veliky Novgorod, and is seen as the first step towards a system of sustainable city development. The article describes how new routines and legal instruments are introduced to support local self-government and public participation in urban planning, and the development of a real estate market. A system of zooning establishes legal rules which regulate the use of land and constructions of real estate. A geographic information system (GIS) has been introduced to develop the cadaster of the city.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1. 68-78 p.
, Superbs Case Studies, 2
Landscape Architecture Architecture Law and Society
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-196973ISBN: 91-970017-4-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-196973DiVA: diva2:611604
ProjectsSustainable Urban Patterns around the Baltic Sea