Flashcards in Geography- case study- CUE- city challenge partnerships- Hulme, Manchester Deck (8)
When was the Hulme area redeveloped as part of the slum clearance?
In the 1960s
How was the Hulme area redeveloped?
A number of high rise flats were built (of the 5,500 dwellings, 98% were council owned)
Why was 1960s redeveloped flats regenerated as a holistic approach and when?
In the 1990s the flats were regenerated as they soon became places of graffiti, vandalism, crime and drug dealing, as there was a low level of families, a disproportionate number of single person households and single parents.
How much money did Hulme receive from the city challenge?
How was the approach holistic?
Local authorities, private companies and the local community all worked together.
What was planned to build in 1992?
3,000 new homes (streets, squares, 2 story houses, low rise flats)
New shopping areas
Roads and communities facilities
Schools and a new park were also built
How were homes designed to be?
Go be energy efficient, to conserve water and be pleasant