Beyoglu Pedestrian Development

Pedestrianisation of this area of Istanbul, characterised by "Belle Époque" and "Art Nouveau" building styles, has helped solve the problems of traffic and pollution, and brought added vitality to the neighbourhood. The project included the addition of infrastructure and both hard and soft landscape elements.
Street Address Istiklal Caddesi 
Location Istanbul, Turkey 
Architect/Planner Metropolitan Municipality of Istanbul 
Client Metropolitan Municipality of Istanbul 
Date 1992 
Century 20th 
Decade 1990s 
Building Types open/public space, open/public space, urban design and development 
Building Usage esplanade, street, area conservation