In the last twelve years, Europaallee the station area of Zürich has undergone an urban transformation from an isolated site into a lively city district. KCAP is responsible for the urban design of the redevelopment that is completed.

The article published in Swiss daily Neue Zürcher Zeitung provides news insights into the project in talks with Kees Christiaanse of KCAP and Andreas Steiger, project manager of SBB CFF FFS (Swiss Federal Railways). Both explain the complexity of urban planning in a city's central district, with dynamic necessities, historical changes and how much patience you need as an urban planner.

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Photograph by Lucas Peters