Sustainability and regeneration
Sustainability is about improving the quality of our lives through, improved economic prospects; having strong social structures; a good local environment with a global awareness. All this without damaging the natural environment or destroying the resources that future generations will depend on to have fulfilling lives.
Sustainable development - travel plans
A travel plan is a package of measures made to manage an organisation's transport activities. This is aimed at promoting greener, cleaner travel options and reducing reliance on the car.
Sunderland has many regeneration projects. The list on this page gives detailed information on each project and its masterplan.
Urban design brings together the areas of planning, architecture and landscape design to deliver urban spaces which are safe, successful and accessible to all.