According to an August 6th Bicycle Network article, “A new and improved version of the Planning Checklist for cycling is now available for those planning and designing new communities (in Victoria Australia). After consultation and feedback on the initial Checklist we’ve refined it so it better fits the requirements of the planning process and updated the references to reflect the latest research.
“We’ve broken the Checklist into three separate documents, one for each stage of planning and development: New Community (http://bit.ly/1a3OB9m); New Neighbourhood (http://bit.ly/1buiGfZ); and New Streets and Parks (http://bit.ly/14aFbRX). This allows several subdivision plans (New Neighbourhoods) to be completed separately and submitted together to a single Precinct Structure Plan (New Community). Each can be completed, saved and sent online.”
“The associated Practice Note (http://bit.ly/16j7GCH) remains as a complete document. All four are designed to be used as part of the planning and development process to enable professionals to develop suburbs that encourage healthy lifestyles for all residents and visitors…”
Title & Author: “Planning Checklist updated and relaunched” by Staff