2017, July 11th
“The cities that win the challenge are those able to bring themself on the waterfront” commented Stefano Boeri, who on July 12th will chair the committee commissioned to evaluate the projects of the International Competition for the redevelopment of the waterfront in the old area of Bari, interviewed by the newspaper La Repubblica (ed. Bari). “Among the Examples I can do Marseilles, a composite city, lively, Mediterranean, or Barcelona, where the whole city ends up looking out over the sea, fishing, tourism, commerce, so cities quickly recover spaces Commercial, aggregation and much more. ”
An opportunity for Bari to take important steps to approach its sea. A team of experts leaded by Architect Stefano Boeri, Urban Planning Officer at the Politecnico di Milano, redesigner of waterfront lines (as for the Taranto Calling project), will evaluate the proposals for rethinking the coastline between Santa Scolastica, molo Sant’ Antonio e molo San Nicola.