How ‘liveable’ and how ‘green’ is the Exeter Garden City project?

Is the expansion of Exeter sustainable? As reported on the VGS news pages this  year:

£300m redevelopment of Exeter

Liveable Exeter “highlights the property crisis while trying to solve transport challenges”

Exeter: portrait of a city published: “educated, sustainable, unaffordable”

A better connected, more ‘liveable’ Exeter

Exeter Vision 2020: ‘sustainable development’?

 

How much of a green gloss is there to these plans?

Improved cycling infrastructure for Exeter > interactive map

Exeter Wildlife City > “ensuring that future development will protect its wildlife”

Exeter affordable Passivhaus homes win award

Plans for a new ‘village green’ for Exeter – plus 400 homes

“Garden Communities” for Exeter

 

Local Democracy Reporter Daniel Clark reports on the city’s latest plans:

 

Liveable Exeter Garden City project for 10,000 new homes takes step forward

 

 

Liveable Exeter Garden City project for 10,000 new homes takes step forward

Plans for Exeter “garden city” move forward

   
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