UG students carried out stocktaking in Gdynia's districts

Thanks to the cooperation between the Department of Strategy of the City Hall in Gdynia and the Department of Regional Development of the Institute of Socio-Economic Geography and Spatial Management at the University of Gdańsk, headed by prof. dr hab. Tadeusz Palmowski, a publication on service and commercial points in Gdynia was created. First-year geography students, as part of a field exercise, stocktaking the local service activities.

The result of the collaboration is a detailed study, posted on the website of Gdynia.

The entire stocktaking of retail and services in all districts of Gdynia has been carried out since 2005, together with a survey of Gdynia's inhabitants entitled 'Happy Gdynia'.

In June this year, a group of about 35 students from the University of Gdańsk, under the direction of dr Renata Anisiewicz, carried out a stocktaking of retail and services in 21 districts of Gdynia, according to the guidelines provided by the Strategy Department. It was a so-called 'physical inventory' taking into account only those activities that can be seen 'from the street.'

All services were inventoried and broken down into the following categories: commerce, personal services and business environment services.

EMW / Press Office UG