video documentation - short version
Casermette was an arms dump, built before 1930, composed of six big buildings in the shape of U. After 1947 (treat of
Casermette area, due to the presence of dangerous polluters, needs environment reclamation. Today, anyway, the same area is a sort of attempt of industrial zone.
The 1999 urban development plan of the city of
"It will be connected and absorbed in a valuable environmental sight, enriched by the public usability of the new park areas. Therefore, a part of the settlement of Casermette will become the new centre of the Park, in which will be installed function of support, fun, services. So, this development will create a green not-built area that skirts the river Isonzo and it will set up a further occasion to enhance the territory and the landscape".
The video was shot in 2000, one year after the official publication of the urban development plan.