Source Material for the Municipal Engineer: Workington Article
datasetposted on 01.01.2015, 00:00 by J Gibbon, A Affleck
Datasets usually provide raw data for analysis. This raw data often comes in spreadsheet form, but can be any collection of data, on which analysis can be performed.
The recovery of Workington after its infrastructure failed in 2009 was a desk based study. From January to December 2014 secondary data was gathered from the internet. These materials give a narrative of events with the loss of infrastructure and the building of temporary and permanent bridges. The article is about recovery and also communicating with the general public. A series of documents show that the public were consulted and the planning application was part of the process.