The Importance of Parks
Perhaps one of the elements of urban planning that are taken for granted most often, recreational areas and parks are important for a vast number of reasons.
They provide the opportunity for far-reaching benefits on the health, economy,...
In cities around the world, public spaces emphasise our human desire for inclusion and sharing. With common assets, public spaces allow us to congregate, meet, relax, share, and play. Since the outbreak of the global pandemic COVID-19, cities, societies, and...
Welcome to 2020!
Urban Effects had a great 2019 thanks to our involvement in street and park projects around New Zealand.
In 2020, our commitment to providing refreshingly different outdoor furniture solutions is as strong as ever. So, we’ve started the year...
When people hear the term 'healthy city', most imagine inclusive communities with green, lush environments and happy, healthy individuals. Indeed, these are all important parts of what makes a healthy city, but it is much more complicated than that. Healthy...
Making your school grounds a safe and inviting place for students to learn, play and socialise can and enhance students’ educational experience and social development.
It is a simple, effective way to demonstrate you care about your students and encourage them...