Revitalization of park and children’s playground for leisure time spending in Doksy

I. IDENTIFICATION
  • Investor (key institution): EU Funds – Regional operational programme
  • Contact person: Ing. Lenka Kuželová
  • Year of implementation: 2009
  • Implementation venue

  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Region: Liberecký kraj
  • Town: Doksy
  • Size of area: 5000 m2
  • Impact: municipal

    Total costs: 360000 EUR

    Source per every institution

    II. TYPOLOGY
    1. Improved provision of local cultural and social events.

      Local community was involved in the solution of the project the Revitalization of park and children’s playground for leisure time spending in Doksy. The project deals with a revitalization of green spaces (shrubs and young stadium of succesision) between the many block of flats in Doksy town. After the end of the project, new space for organizing of cultural or social events is in Doksy. Therefore, number of cultural and social events after the initiative

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

      After the completion, there is improved space adapted for leisure time, sports and games, playgrounds, place for cultural activities and social learning. Effects of the project are very important for many locals. New meeting place was based; it is a new possibility for social inclusion and exchange of informations between special social groups (mothers with children, seniors, and adolescents). Other goal of the project was improvement of quality of technical infrastructure and quality of transport infrastructure, too.

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

      Local community was involved within the preparation of the project Revitalization of park and children’s playground for leisure time spending in Doksy. Doksy municipality organized periodic seminars and workshops, where alternatives of park and children’s playground were discussed.

    5. Identified new functions for structures from the era of socialism in 1945 - 1989).

      Thanks to the project, mono-function structure was changed into the multi-functional ones, from the unused, succesive area into the careful green space with many others additional function. Environment around the block of flats was improved and have a new functions. Urbanistic sollution have a higher value than before. Locals are satisfied with new green spaces for lesirue time.

    III. SUPPLEMENT

    The basic aim of the project is revitalization of areas between the block of flats. Project includes new children’s playground, green spaces and new traffic-playground for children. Purpose of the project is improvement of spaces between block of flats and creating a new possibilities for leisure time spending.

    Web site: www.rada-severovychod.cz/realizovane-projekty/revitalizace-parku-a-detskych-hrist-k-volnocasovemu-vyuziti