Old lock of Alblasserdam

Dam 65, 2951 GA Alblasserdam, Netherlands


Location Alblasserdam (Netherlands)
Name Old lock of Alblasserdam
Community Level neighborhood, city
Sector heritage preservation, urban planning, water policies
Year of beginning NA
Description of the project The lock is in the interest of many stakeholders as it connects the Albalsserwaard with the River Noord.
It has value for water heritage, water quality, water sports & tourism , ecology and bio-diversity, livability of city center and along the inland water Alblas.
It improves the quality of the city center and the nearby harbour quarter, a former foreland with shipbuilding industry. Foundation Schutsluis Alblasserdam has prepared an action plan as social cost and benefit analysis. This action plan has been handed to the city board (alderman Arjan Kraijo). The foundation has asked the city board to co-finance validation of the action plan by a professional organisation as first step for reconstruction.
Field Urban
Source https://commoning.designforcommons.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/gravity_forms/2-a531d55aa5dbfe18ed9baf15071e269d/2019/12/Is-reconstruction-of-a-lock-worthwhile-by-enhanced-insights-12-6-2015.pdf


Project Details

Added: 11.05.20

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