Should citizens’ juries judge eco-town designs?

Should the public judge the British equivalents of China’s Dongtan?

Architecture alone cannot create nice places that will thrive, says Wayne Hemingway; but Neave Brown believes successful eco-towns won't result from popular consensus.

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