10. Decision support techniques in urban planning: using a geographical information system for site selection of a new culture and sport hall in Kaunas, Lithuania
2003 (English)In: Building and Re-building Sustainable Communities: Reports from the Superbs project / [ed] Lars Rydén, Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1, 79-84 p.Chapter in book (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
Computer based techniques are getting an increased role in urban planning. The article gives an example of how Geographic Information Systems have been applied as a decision support system in the evaluation of alternative locations of a new culture and sports hall in Kaunas, Lithuania. The considerations included distances to public transport, major roads, possibilities to build parking places, and the number of potential visitors within walking distance.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1. 79-84 p.
, Superbs Case Studies, 2
Landscape Architecture Architecture Social and Economic Geography
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-196978ISBN: 91-970017-4-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-196978DiVA: diva2:611605
ProjectsSustainable Urban Patterns around the Baltic Sea