Reimagine Mumbai's Public Spaces : Plaza in Powai Reimagine public space. Reimagine commute. Reimagine Mumbai. A quick set of thoughts for a cyclist friendly park in Borivali!
Text of Cyclewala vision
the problem ! A city of movers. Everyone has somewhere to be.
While pedestrians + vehicular trafc has been accounted for to some
extent, cyclists have been left out with no dedicated space within
the urban infrastructure.
the idea! To create a model which can demonstrate bicycles as a
communal means of transport. To promote riding and parking
bicycles. To make people have fun.
experience! Enter a space where you can interact with
everything. Where your carbon footprint is zilch. Where everyone
and everything is yours to discover.
who! Men, women, children Cycling enthusiasts
Introverts/extroverts what! Get t Meet people Unwind A safe spot to
park your bicycle Discover the city TARGET AUDIENCE & VALUE
COMMUNAL BICYCLE PARKING AREA! PUBLIC GARDEN! LOCAL CYCLIST
FRIENDLY INFORMATION ZONE! JUNGLE GYM !
communal seating! The seating within this space uses low cost
PVC pipes will be coloured in vibrant shades. Benet: Low cost,
Portable, Weather resistant.
park & sit! A simple parking unit with a adjoined seating
option for those who want to guard their bikes.
environment! Green space within the site.
Storytelling slide panels! Takeaway maps with bike friendly
routes within the city Contacts of local bicycle groups + details
of upcoming rides
Installation + shaded area! Art installations using low cost,
readily available materials.
Urban play space! Play + stretch zone made of low cost pipes to
get that much needed stretch after a long ride.
the people " Ashlesha K Parikshit N Sonika K " " " Shradha R
Rajvardhan Ulka *sketches used in this presenta0on were created by
the team members. *all photographic content was picked up o the
internet and do not belong to us. Have been used for illustra0ve