June 2018


«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 2(62) June 2018

Theory of architecture

Leyzerova Arina V.

Doctoral student, Subdepartment of Urban Construction,
Ural Federal University,
Ekaterinburg, Russia, e-mail: leyzerova@bk.ru 

Bagina Elena Yu.

PhD. (Architecture), Subdepartment of Urban Construction,
Ural Federal University
Ekaterinburg, Russia, e-mail: bagina@mail.ru

Bulavina Liudmila V.

PhD. (Engineering), Associate Professor, Subdepartment of Urban Construction,
Institute of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Ural Federal University.
Ekaterinburg, Russia, e-mail: bullw@mail.ru


The article reviews the historical evolution of boulevards and identifies the basic factors that have determined the loss of socio-cultural and physical sustainability by them in modern cities. Estimates of noise levels in boulevards are presented pointing to discrepancy between traditional boulevards and comfortable environment requirements. Based on the features and problems of modern boulevards, planning recommendations are proposed to ensure the sustainability of boulevards in modern cities.

Key words: boulevard, pedestrian space, boulevard culture, comfortable environment, transport problems


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Russian text of this article

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