"Environmental city of the future" design ("FutureCity" Initiative)
"Environmental city of the future" design is one of 21 national strategy projects placed as "new growth strategy" of country (June, 2010 cabinet decision). We aim at creating balanced rich city that corresponds to super aging society only not only so-called environmental problem and shows originality of city, and brings about vitality namely "town which anyone wants to live" for "towns where vitality is to anyone". In addition, we can connect to activation of economy by spreading for inside and outside the country, and presenting those result.
In December, 2011, Yokohama-shi was chosen as "environmental city of the future" by country.
In Minato Mirai 21 district, approximately 30 years pass from business start, and, based on change of the last social conditions, it is necessary to push forward town development that adopted correspondence to BLCP which assumed global warming measure and the Great East Japan Earthquake lesson and request in the new times. Therefore, toward realization of the most stylish environmental city of the future attracting the world, we promote four fields that you should strengthen transversely and raise value of Minato Mirai 21 district that is symbol of Yokohama and plan charm improvement of city.
It is intended that we plan energy saving housing corresponding to environmental problem and super-aged society and the spread of lifestyles, and seminar and energy saving of housing to learn eco-renovation of existing housing push forward approaches such as conferences about making in cut end in "house, house one" that is base of civic life.
Because various effects are actualized in suburbs part that low birthrate and aging goes ahead through, and anyone pushes forward town development that is continued living for in peace in area that lived so long, in four different model districts (Aoba Ward Tama-Plaza Station north side district, around Yokodai, Isogo-ku district, around Tookaichibacho, Midori-ku area, vicinity of Sotetsu Izumino Line area) of area characteristic, we push forward approach of "persistence possible residential area model project".
Aoba Ward Tama-Plaza Station north side district
Next-generation suburbs town development project (external link)
Around Yokodai, Isogo-ku district
UR city mechanism Kanagawa area branch office UR renaissance in Yokodai (external link)
Around Tookaichibacho, Midori-ku area
YOKOHAMA GREEN BATON PROJECT (external link)
Vicinity of Sotetsu Izumino Line area
Sotetsu Izumino Line environmental city of the future (external link) along the line
〒231-0017 1-1, Minatocho, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi Climate Change Policy Headquarters environment city of the future promotion section