Submission Summary: Given the drive for Garden Communities throughout the United Kingdom it is recognised that the Estate Management Design Guide is an important tool in both maintaining and enhancing one of the world’s first Garden Cities. The Garden City is both under pressure to maintain and enhance the core Garden Principles while handling modern day pressures from parking through to modern methods of construction.
The Design Guide is unique in the sense that this is a standalone and original guidance to enhance and maintain a world defining garden city while ensuring growth and adaption can be accommodated in an acceptable manner.
As a result of the Design Guide it is aimed the Garden City will be able to respond and react to current modern pressures where principles can be maintained and enhanced. The online platform has allowed the Design Guide to be accessible throughout the borough and wider allowing residents, officers and professionals quick and direct guidance - www.wgc-ems.org