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*[[ Peckham Rye Station Gateway]]
*[[Peckham Rye Station stages]]
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==2014==
===Alternatives to total redevelopment and demolition===
Contributions from local people will be posted here.
===Feedback responses to Gateway design proposals 26th January 2014===
[[Media:EC response final Feedback Form Peckham Rye Station Area Concept Design January 2014.doc|Eileen Conn,]]
[[Media:James Fisher I am a local resident of 12 years.doc|James Fisher,]]
[[Media:CT Feedback Form Peckham Rye Station Area Concept Design - CT final.pdf|Corinne Turner,]]
[[Media:Peckham Society Peckham Rye Station Area Concept Designs FINAL.doc|Peckham Society,]]
[http://peckhamryestation.com/2014/05/06/report-from-the-concept-design-consultation/ official report on January consultation responses]
==2013==
===Public conversation about the design of the station developments===
[[Image:IMG 9010 - PV at The Arches Open Studio.jpg|left|190px|thumb displays|The Arches Open Studios June 2013]][[Image:IMG 9897 - Hush House at the Bussey building.jpg|left|190px|thumb displays|HushHouse Supermarket at Bussey Building August 2013]][[Image:IMG 0061 - Peckham Rye Fete 2013.jpg|left|190px|thumb displays|Peckham Rye Fete September 2013]][[Image:IMG 0258 - Lot9 Designers' Market.jpg|left|190px|thumb displays|Lot9 Designers Market September 2013]]
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===Comments on the Peckham Rye Station Gateway project===
'''At community fairs'''<br>
Over the summer of 2013 Peckham Vision took its mobile exhibition to several community events and talked to hundreds of local people about the plans for the town centre especially the developments in central Rye Lane around the station. We encouraged people to put up their comments about the station Gateway developments on post it notes and in comment books. About 120 comments have been transcribed and are recorded here in Gateway comments.
[[Media:2013 PV summer events - PRS Gateway comments.pdf|2013 PV summer events - PRS Gateway comments.pdf]]
 
The comments covered small details through to generalisations and are not amenable to simple summary. There is wide support for the re-creation of the square. There is a feeling that there is a special nature to Peckham town centre which needs to be nurtured and protected while it is adjusting to changes in the wider economy and to the developments around the station. Small organic change favouring small independents rather than national chains is preferred rather than large developments at once. There was concern at the potential loss of independent small businesses, including creative enterprises, if rents became unaffordable. A variety and mix of retail shops is wanted rather than more of the same kinds of shops which is viewed as an unwelcome current feature, with the multiple hair, nail, meat and phone shops. More business responsibility is wanted for the effects of their businesses. The storage facilities of the arches behind the station are valued by town centre businesses. Some locals value the mix of light industry and commerce behind the station, and are concerned at the loss of residential amenity with the expansion of the night economy. There were pleas for newsagent, letter box, coffee shop and public toilets near the station.
 
'''By email:''' <br>
* We need to campaign for a replacement for WHSmith. Where can you buy a paper or a book in Peckham now? Need a newsagent near the station.
* will local people get a lookin? I notice the hairdressers 'Blue Tit', are a chain!
* love these: tropical fruit stalls, streets like colourful African markets, burgeoning arts community, almost no chainstores.
 
 
'''At community fairs'''<br>
Over the summer of 2013 Peckham Vision took its mobile exhibition to several community events and talked to hundreds of local people about the plans for the town centre especially the developments in central Rye Lane around the station. We encouraged people to put up their comments about the station Gateway developments on post it notes and in comment books. About 120 comments have been transcribed and are recorded here in Gateway comments.[[Media:2013 PV summer events - PRS Gateway comments.pdf|2013 PV summer events - PRS Gateway comments.pdf]]
 
 
The comments covered small details through to generalisations and are not amenable to simple summary. There is wide support for the re-creation of the square. There is a feeling that there is a special nature to Peckham town centre which needs to be nurtured and protected while it is adjusting to changes in the wider economy and to the developments around the station. Small organic change favouring small independents rather than national chains is preferred rather than large developments at once. There was concern at the potential loss of independent small businesses, including creative enterprises, if rents became unaffordable. A variety and mix of retail shops is wanted rather than more of the same kinds of shops which is viewed as an unwelcome current feature, with the multiple hair, nail, meat and phone shops. More business responsibility is wanted for the effects of their businesses. The storage facilities of the arches behind the station are valued by town centre businesses. Some locals value the mix of light industry and commerce behind the station, and are concerned at the loss of residential amenity with the expansion of the night economy. There were pleas for newsagent, letter box, coffee shop and public toilets near the station.
===Context for the Peckham Rye Station Gateway project===

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