Chapter 7 translates the principles of participation, the analysis of the area and the vision into the challenge: What interventions are needed to achieve the desired situation? Six themes are used: Identity, History and monumentality, Accessibility and use, Accessibility and logistics, Quality of life and safety, and Sustainability and greenery.
The synergy between the city and the UvA comes to life in the University Quarter. There is space here for thought and action, for reflection and entrepreneurship, for learning from each other. Starting points for elaboration:
The historical structure of the University Quarter is the foundation that underpins the area’s special atmosphere. Starting points for elaboration:
The University Quarter sees intensive use, but also allows for relaxation and privacy. Starting points for elaboration:
In the University Quarter everything is easily accessible, but with an eye for the vulnerability of the centuries-old area and the tranquillity that characterises it. Starting points for elaboration:
In the University Quarter we work together to ensure that we can all enjoy studying, living, working, doing business and relaxing here. Starting points for elaboration:
The University Quarter is proof that a centuries-old city can be sustainable too. Starting points for elaboration: