This event was the final event in special short online series in collaboration with Milton Keynes Council and of interest to all towns and cities grappling with issues magnified by Covid-19.
Series Session 3: – Reinventing Neighbourhoods
Reinventing neighbourhoods – the New Town and Covid-19
Michelle Provoost, Director, International New Town Institute
How Covid-19 Impacts Regeneration
Will Rysdale, Head of Housing Development, MKC
As the UK slowly edges out of the Covid -19 lockdown there is a pressing imperative to understand what impact the pandemic will have on our neighbourhoods, the design of our cities and how significant the change will be.
The Government recognises the Oxford – Cambridge Arc as a growth area of national importance. This Urbanism Series will focus on Milton Keynes, which is located at the centre of the OCA. The session is being coordinated with Milton Keynes Council and follows on from the publication of the ‘MK Strategy for 2050’ in January.