The design philosophy of the proposal starts from considering that the environment that is going to be built will have to play a fundamental role in creating a sustainable future for Itäkeskus.
The new buildings and the new infrastructures will allow the community to live and prosper minimizing the social and environmental impact to favor more social, environmental and economic value. A new ecological and human-sized neighborhood characterized by large green spaces, cycle paths and efficient public transport. The various areas have been studied in a homogeneous manner based on a green line that connects the public and private spaces of the neighborhood in a unitary itinerary. The buildings are designed according to a variegated typological mix and with the empathic envelopes permeable to the external nature. Wood and steel are the main building materials.