News & Press: Core Values Awards

2019 International Project of the Year: Brisbane City Council, Australia

Wednesday, October 30, 2019  
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For the entry “Plan your Brisbane”

Brisbane is changing. New industries, new jobs, new technologies and new export relationships are creating a new world of opportunity for Brisbane. Meanwhile changes in demographics, climate, and transport will change the way we live day-to-day.

Brisbane is also growing. The South East Queensland Regional Plan 2017 predicts the population will increase by 386,000 people by 2041 and that there will be a need to accommodate an additional 188,000 dwellings in this time.

Plan your Brisbane was an important citywide conversation with the community, initiated by Brisbane City Council (Council), about a broad range of issues, priorities and opportunities for this growing city. The engagement process was focused on how to develop a community-based Charter of Principles (the Charter) and ideas that would guide and shape the city's future.

Read the full submission