Regeneration of the block of flats Družba

I. IDENTIFICATION
  • Investor (key institution): Vysoké Mýto Town
  • Contact person: Ing. František Eliáš, frantisek.elias@vysoke-myto.cz
  • Year of implementation: 2008 - 2009
  • Implementation venue

  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Region: Pardubice
  • Town: Vysoké mýto
  • Impact: local

    Total costs: 253 EUR

    Source per every institution

    • national: 160 000 EUR
    • regional: 93 240 EUR

    Important stakeholders concerned - names of the institutions

    • national: the Ministry for Regional Development –the regeneration of the block of flats programme
    • regional: Vysoké Mýto Town
    II. TYPOLOGY
    1. Improved provision of local cultural and social events.

      One part of this regeneration consisted of reconstruction and enlargement of children´s playground and the revitalization of public greenery, so the space now offer more opportunities for the young people and their children to spend their free time as well as for leisure time outdoor activities. Local community participated in the public survey by expressing their needs and view on the issue of shortage of space and lack of equipment in the panel housing settlement. The survey was a part of the grant application.

    2. Improved condition & quality of the public space between the blocks of flats.

      Total reconstruction of pedestrian walkways and adjacent roads was carried out, street lighting and street furniture was repaired. A new pavements, roads and parking place were built up which also significantly contributed to the improvement of quality of transport infrastructure as well as technical infrastructure.

    3. Improved attractiveness of the architecture of the socialist buildings.
    4. Improved involvement of the local community in events organized in its quarter.

      The involvement of local community in the events was apparent mainly in the implementation phase of the project.

    III. SUPPLEMENT

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