RETURN TO THE RIVER-MUNICIPAL BEACHES, POZNAN, POLAND

Plaza miejska project of seasonal use of the Warta riverbank as an urban beach and recreational area.
Underused areas | Activating Envisioning
Source: photos City of Poznan
Source: photos City of Poznan
Keywords: Temporary use | Public spaces | Tourism | Social Innovation

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Municipal recreational spaces fill the lack of open spaces in the city dedicated to different age and interest groups.

 

Envisioning and promoting: relating to public interest & promoting

Plaza Miejska start in 2012 with warta riverside-first location and basic services. Then 2 new localisations were open with different profiles, cruise ships, marinas, ecological aspects and development of new services.

 

LESSONS LEARNED / RESULTS

They provide diverse summer offer of leisure for inhabitants and tourists, places for cultural and recreational activities in close contact with nature, in the centre of the city.

DATA

City information

Population size: 501 th - 1 m
Population development dynamics of the administrative city (at the time of the project): no data/not applicable
Population development dynamics of the functional urban area (at the time of the project): no data/not applicable
Website of the city: no data/not applicable


Project information

Project territorial focus: no data/not applicable
Project geographical area: no data/not applicable
Project type and size: building: no data/not applicable; area: no data/not applicable
Project main actors: no data/not applicable; Resident association, group, citizens
Project dominant property ownership: no data/not applicable
Project development stage (at the time of description): no data/not applicable
Project duration: no data/not applicable
Project starting date: 2015-2018


Project References

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Contact Person

e-mail address of Natalia Madajczyk, Poznan city administration, natalia_madajczyk@um.poznan.pl