2016.12 SLETH PREQUALIFIED FOR COMPETITION IN BELGIUM

SLETH is selected to participate in an invited competition to draw up a master-plan for urban renewal and the design of Zwanestraat, Hofstraat, Markt and Zuidstraat in Torhout, Belgium.
Torhout is located in the heart of West Flanders and it is coming under increasing pressure from the needs of the elderly. Slightly more than one in four inhabitants are currently over sixty.
An assignment consists of creation of more integrated long-term view for the town, redefinition of the significance of the public spaces and activation of participatory processes.