Populous’ John Shreve Discusses Urban Design, Mixed-Use Developments & Sports Facilities with Sourceable

May 26, 2015

John Shreve, urban designer and planner, discusses the impact of sports facilities on their cities and the importance of public space, connectivity and the rise of mixed-use developments with Sourceable. He outlines in the article five ways in which a stadium can be designed to strengthen the city’s urban fabric, including connectivity, authenticity, surrounding infrastructure, fan experience and brand impact. He explains “The buildings themselves have transformed from introverted to extroverted buildings with a greater focus on connecting a city’s fabric, spurring development and capturing the culture and excitement.” Read more from Populous urban designer Shreve here and learn more about Populous’ urban design practice.


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