THE PROBLEMS OF PUBLIC SPACES, CONSIDERED ON EXEMPLE OF KHABAROVSK CITY
Public spaces are the major part of city life. These areas create image of the city, fill up with life and make it attractive for citizens and investors. Developing social and cultural infrastructure is important element in formation of intra-urban environment and in the relationship of citizens to the environment in general. Research of cultural and social life of residents on an example of Khabarovsk city was made. The analysis of nowadays situation in urban environment was made, revealed the most popular recreation
areas and free time activities to determine their common components and understand how to create successful public spaces and how to make them more attractive economically.