Location 
Portugal
Azores
Date 
2014
Description 

The masterplan's intervention area is Sao Roque do Pico municipality, which is located in Azores, namely in Pico island, together with the municipalities of Lajes do Pico and Madalena do Pico.

Sao Roque do Pico represents about one third of the island area mainly facing North. It has aproximately 32km of coast line and establishes a strong visual and cultural relationship with Sao Jorge island.

The main goals of the Revision of the Masterplan are::

• Territorial Planning;

• Environment, Natural and Cultural Heritage  preservation;

• Inner potencials qualification and reinforcemento of inter-island relations;

• Positioning of Sao Roque do Pico as sub-regional urban centre;

• Improvement of the urban facbric, through the definition of several centres.

Typology 
Name
Revision of the Sao Roque do Pico municipality Masterplan
Site
142,4 Km2
Stage
Waiting approval
Client
São Roque do Pico municipality
Authors
Espaco Colectivo, Lda.
Partner-in-charge
Francisco Serdoura and Helena Freire de Almeida
Consultants
Pedro Balejo and Joao Carlos Marrana
Team
Helena Freire de Almeida (coord.), Joao Catela, Fernanda Fermino, Cristina Ruivo, Carmen da Palma Guerreiro, Joao Pedro Felgueiras, Tadeu Machado, Ines Gil Ferreira, Nadia Carvalho, Joao da Palma Guerreiro, Luis Lage Pereira, Paulo Fonseca and Jorge Duque

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