The first meeting of a series of conversations about the city took place in Lutsk on May 12, 2023, where urbanists from all over Ukraine made presentations.
"Urban Talks Lutsk" is a discussion involving Lutsk residents aimed at identifying the peculiarities, problems, and prospects for developing the potential of the central part of Lutsk.
At the meeting, it was announced the "Urban Vision Lutsk" - a project of a comprehensive urban study of the city and the development of a master plan for the central part of Lutsk. The Urban Reform Urban Development Office also presented the results of the first stage of the project - a survey of opinion leaders in Lutsk. Some of the requests from Lutsk residents included immersion in the nature and history of the city, the return of cultural heritage, the development of social consulting, and the creation of territorial business associations.
Speakers of "Urban Talks Lutsk":
Oleksandra Naryzhna and Anastasia Paliy from Urban Reform (Kharkiv-Rotterdam),
Taras Pakholyuk from Parallel Architects (Lutsk-Lviv),
Levko Davydiuk from Leod'uk Design (Lutsk-Lviv),
Maksym Holovko from the "Urbanina" Urban Project Office (Kyiv),
Demian Danyliuk (Lviv).
Moreover, representatives of the city authorities, the IT community, local businesses, and other active citizens joined the discussion.
The participants of "Urban Talks Lutsk" shared their impressions of the event:
We would like to thank the citizens of Lutsk who joined the development of Lutsk, took the survey and shared their vision of the city, thus helping the project team to understand what changes the city needs.
The Urban Vision Lutsk project is being implemented at the initiative and with funding from the "Algorithm of Actions" NGO in partnership with the "Misto.reboot" public organization and the "Urban Reform" Urban Development Office.