Jingjiang, PRC

City balcony is a master planning project located in the harbor district of Jingjiang city,Jiangsu Province,China. The site is located at the terminus of the city’s central axis, on the river bank of China’s longest river-Yangtze river – thus, the city’s ‘balcony’ – which makes this development one of the most important projects in the Yangtze River delta region. The objective is to develop this area as the most livable and comfortable place for people to live and work.

DGBK’s service scope includes: feasibility study, strategic planning, development consulting, master planning, and architecture design.

A highly-sustainable development is the ultimate goal of the City Balcony project. Designed to serve the high-tech industry, the City Balcony urban plan integrates the commercial, residential, cultural, recreational, and hospitality features of the project situated at, or near the site’s axis, with a high-tech Industry Park, tertiary commercial components, further from the core.

With a focus on living close to work and services, the City Balcony project will be an urban centre that promotes walking, cycling and public transportation as the predominant forms of transport, creating a lively street culture that will contribute to making this expansion of Jingjiang City a vibrant destination for living and recreation.