Summer Street Schmied-Kochel-Straße

As part of Munich's "Summer Streets", Schmied-Kochel-Strasse will be partially redesigned and traffic reduced.

Project location: Munich; Sendling; Schmied-Kochel Straße
Street segment: one lane, 11 parking spaces

Project period: June 2023 - August 2023
Project frequency: once (2023)

Initiators: City administration (mobility department), city policy (district committee)
Creators: City administration (building department), professionals (StudioStadtRegion), citizens (residents)

Construction elements
planar: none
spatial: 12 concrete buckets

planar: flowers in tubs
spatial: none

furniture: 14 chairs, 3 sunshades, 5 bicycle racks
Events: recurring (concert/residents' meeting)

Comparison before/experiment

Evaluation perimeter (street space from facade to facade): 983 m2

Zoning (before)

Zoning (experiment)

Car: 569 m2

Car:  432 m2

Bike: 119 m2

Bike:  14 m2

Pedestrian: 295 m2

Pedestrian:  537 m2

Other: 0 m2

Other: 0 m2

Parking lots (before)

Parking lots (experiment)

Car: 21 

Car: 10 

Bike: 0

Bike: 10

Oberflächen (Bestand)

Oberflächen (Experiment)

sealed: 983 m2

sealed: 951 m2

half sealed: 0 m2

half sealed: 32 m2*

not sealed: 0 m2

not sealed: 0 m2

* temporary greenery in pots or similar is recorded as half-sealed surface


own measurement (28.07.2023) / Interview with Mira Groos (StudioStadtRegion) – (14.07.2023)

Qiuyuan Chen, Jingyi Xu

Editorial revision
Felix Lüdicke, Gero Engeser, Daniel Wolfram