Kasukabe Urban Design Project
Gold Award of Mayors Special Award
competition: the 10th “Town Revitalization / Urban Design Competition” (2008)
location: Kasukabe city, Saitama
Kasukabe city is located in the southern Saitama prefecture, and accommodate 230,000 people as population. In February 2008, a design competition hosted by “Urban Design Center” was held, and we could win the above award. The principal concepts of our scheme was concentrated in the following 3 agenda.
1. Creation of advanced sustainable community,
2.Creation of human friendly and livable city,
3. Creation of self-maintained nuclear community as a ” Dramatic City”.