Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.
The status of health in urban populations.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Any substance in the air which could, if present in high enough concentration, harm humans, animals, vegetation or material. Substances include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; and volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The presence of contaminants or pollutant substances in the air (AIR POLLUTANTS) that interfere with human health or welfare, or produce other harmful environmental effects. The substances may include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; or volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
Living facilities for humans.
The use or threatened use of force or violence against persons or property in violation of criminal laws for purposes of intimidation, coercion, or ransom, in support of political or social objectives.
Hospitals located in metropolitan areas.
City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
The inhabitants of peripheral or adjacent areas of a city or town.
All deaths reported in a given population.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Sexual attraction or relationship between males.
A republic in the Greater Antilles in the West Indies. Its capital is Santo Domingo. With Haiti, it forms the island of Hispaniola - the Dominican Republic occupying the eastern two thirds, and Haiti, the western third. It was created in 1844 after a revolt against the rule of President Boyer over the entire island of Hispaniola, itself visited by Columbus in 1492 and settled the next year. Except for a brief period of annexation to Spain (1861-65), it has been independent, though closely associated with the United States. Its name comes from the Spanish Santo Domingo, Holy Sunday, with reference to its discovery on a Sunday. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p338, 506 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p151)
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.
Collection, analysis, and interpretation of data about the frequency, distribution, and consequences of disease or health conditions, for use in the planning, implementing, and evaluating public health programs.
The killing of one person by another.
Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.
Hospitals controlled by the city government.
Particles of any solid substance, generally under 30 microns in size, often noted as PM30. There is special concern with PM1 which can get down to PULMONARY ALVEOLI and induce MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION and PHAGOCYTOSIS leading to FOREIGN BODY REACTION and LUNG DISEASES.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations.
An area of recreation or hygiene for use by the public.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The unstable triatomic form of oxygen, O3. It is a powerful oxidant that is produced for various chemical and industrial uses. Its production is also catalyzed in the ATMOSPHERE by ULTRAVIOLET RAY irradiation of oxygen or other ozone precursors such as VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS and NITROGEN OXIDES. About 90% of the ozone in the atmosphere exists in the stratosphere (STRATOSPHERIC OZONE).
The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
Nitrogen oxide (NO2). A highly poisonous gas. Exposure produces inflammation of lungs that may only cause slight pain or pass unnoticed, but resulting edema several days later may cause death. (From Merck, 11th ed) It is a major atmospheric pollutant that is able to absorb UV light that does not reach the earth's surface.
Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.
Educational institutions.
EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES based on the detection through serological testing of characteristic change in the serum level of specific ANTIBODIES. Latent subclinical infections and carrier states can thus be detected in addition to clinically overt cases.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.
Number of individuals in a population relative to space.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Sexual activities of humans.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
The contamination of indoor air.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
The planned upgrading of a deteriorating urban area, involving rebuilding, renovation, or restoration. It frequently refers to programs of major demolition and rebuilding of blighted areas.
Instruments used for injecting or withdrawing fluids. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.
Gases, fumes, vapors, and odors escaping from the cylinders of a gasoline or diesel internal-combustion engine. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed & Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.
Voluntary groups of people representing diverse interests in the community such as hospitals, businesses, physicians, and insurers, with the principal objective to improve health care cost effectiveness.
The atmospheric properties, characteristics and other atmospheric phenomena especially pertaining to WEATHER or CLIMATE.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.
The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.
Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.
A genus of mosquitoes (CULICIDAE) frequently found in tropical and subtropical regions. YELLOW FEVER and DENGUE are two of the diseases that can be transmitted by species of this genus.
Housing subsidized by tax funds, usually intended for low income persons or families.
Disorders related to substance abuse.
Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.
Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Factors which produce cessation of all vital bodily functions. They can be analyzed from an epidemiologic viewpoint.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.
Interactional process combining investigation, discussion, and agreement by a number of people in the preparation and carrying out of a program to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community. It usually involves the action of a formal political, legal, or recognized voluntary body.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
The practice of indulging in sexual relations for money.
Activities devoted to freeing persons or animals from danger to life or well-being in accidents, fires, bombings, floods, earthquakes, other disasters and life-threatening conditions. While usually performed by team efforts, rescue work is not restricted to organized services.
Disposal, processing, controlling, recycling, and reusing the solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes of plants, animals, humans, and other organisms. It includes control within a closed ecological system to maintain a habitable environment.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
Usage of a single needle among two or more people for injecting drugs. Needle sharing is a high-risk behavior for contracting infectious disease.
Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Permanent roads having a line of rails fixed to ties and laid to gage, usually on a leveled or graded ballasted roadbed and providing a track for freight cars, passenger cars, and other rolling stock. Cars are designed to be drawn by locomotives or sometimes propelled by self-contained motors. (From Webster's 3d) The concept includes the organizational and administrative aspects of railroads as well.
AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The status of health in suburban populations.
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Studies in which a number of subjects are selected from all subjects in a defined population. Conclusions based on sample results may be attributed only to the population sampled.
Organized services for exchange of sterile needles and syringes used for injections as a potential means of reducing the transmission of infectious diseases.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
The maintenance of certain aspects of the environment within a defined space to facilitate the function of that space; aspects controlled include air temperature and motion, radiant heat level, moisture, and concentration of pollutants such as dust, microorganisms, and gases. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
An acute febrile disease transmitted by the bite of AEDES mosquitoes infected with DENGUE VIRUS. It is self-limiting and characterized by fever, myalgia, headache, and rash. SEVERE DENGUE is a more virulent form of dengue.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.
People who frequently change their place of residence.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
Enumerations of populations usually recording identities of all persons in every place of residence with age or date of birth, sex, occupation, national origin, language, marital status, income, relation to head of household, information on the dwelling place, education, literacy, health-related data (e.g., permanent disability), etc. The census or "numbering of the people" is mentioned several times in the Old Testament. Among the Romans, censuses were intimately connected with the enumeration of troops before and after battle and probably a military necessity. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed; Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p66, p119)
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
Notification or reporting by a physician or other health care provider of the occurrence of specified contagious diseases such as tuberculosis and HIV infections to designated public health agencies. The United States system of reporting notifiable diseases evolved from the Quarantine Act of 1878, which authorized the US Public Health Service to collect morbidity data on cholera, smallpox, and yellow fever; each state in the US has its own list of notifiable diseases and depends largely on reporting by the individual health care provider. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.
The use of biological agents in TERRORISM. This includes the malevolent use of BACTERIA; VIRUSES; or other BIOLOGICAL TOXINS against people, ANIMALS; or PLANTS.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
Facilities for the preparation and dispensing of drugs.
Studies of the number of cases where human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is present in a specific population at a designated time. The presence in a given individual is determined by the finding of HIV antibodies in the serum (HIV SEROPOSITIVITY).
Activity engaged in for pleasure.
Facilities which provide care for pre-school and school-age children.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
A usually four-wheeled automotive vehicle designed for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion engine using a volatile fuel. (Webster, 1973)
A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)
The geographic area of Latin America in general and when the specific country or countries are not indicated. It usually includes Central America, South America, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean.
Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.
A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).
Increase, over a specific period of time, in the number of individuals living in a country or region.
Relating to the size of solids.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
A class of hospitals that includes profit or not-for-profit hospitals that are controlled by a legal entity other than a government agency. (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed)
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
The state of society as it exists or in flux. While it usually refers to society as a whole in a specified geographical or political region, it is applicable also to restricted strata of a society.
Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.
An acquired defect of cellular immunity associated with infection by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a CD4-positive T-lymphocyte count under 200 cells/microliter or less than 14% of total lymphocytes, and increased susceptibility to opportunistic infections and malignant neoplasms. Clinical manifestations also include emaciation (wasting) and dementia. These elements reflect criteria for AIDS as defined by the CDC in 1993.
Sudden outbreaks of a disease in a country or region not previously recognized in that area, or a rapid increase in the number of new cases of a previous existing endemic disease. Epidemics can also refer to outbreaks of disease in animal or plant populations.
A clinical syndrome caused by heat stress, such as over-exertion in a hot environment or excessive exposure to sun. It is characterized by SWEATING, water (volume) depletion, salt depletion, cool clammy skin, NAUSEA, and HEADACHE.
Accidents on streets, roads, and highways involving drivers, passengers, pedestrians, or vehicles. Traffic accidents refer to AUTOMOBILES (passenger cars, buses, and trucks), BICYCLING, and MOTORCYCLES but not OFF-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS nor snowmobiles.
The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.

Healthy communities must also be sustainable communities. (1/132)

The author contends that healthy communities must be both environmentally and socially sustainable, given that health depends on the quality of the built and natural environments, and that global change resulting from the industrial economy is affecting the web of life. He argues that suburban sprawl wastes scarce resources and disproportionately places those resources in the hands of suburban dwellers. Urban areas can be made more environmentally sustainable, especially with respect to energy consumption, which will help reduce air pollution and climate change and contribute in other ways to improved health.  (+info)

The city government's role in community health improvement. (2/132)

Amid increasing pressures to address complex issues not traditionally assigned to localities, Healthy Cities is seen as a powerful model for community improvement and quality-of-life enhancements for individuals and organizations willing to think beyond the traditional local government management models and responsibilities. As a model for community-oriented government, it offers opportunities for fostering a return to "barnraising" concepts, civic responsibility, participation, tailoring solutions to local circumstances, and the transition of local government to governance models.  (+info)

Police as contributors to Healthy Communities: Aiken, South Carolina. (3/132)

In Aiken, South Carolina, community policing has led to numerous innovative programs that have contributed to a healthy community. The MOMS and COPS (Managing Our Maternity System with Community Oriented Policing System) program has played a significant part in the county's 50% decrease in infant mortality since 1989 and contributed to Aiken's designation as an All-America City in 1997. Other programs include a mentoring program for at-risk teen girls; instant crime reporting with donated cellular phones; seminars for seniors to alert them to scams and common crimes; demolition of unsafe homes; free installation of smoke detectors; a child ID program; and parental education on child brain development.  (+info)

A park for all the people. (4/132)

A small park in downtown Oakland, California, has been a focal point for community-building and neighborhood improvement. This effort embodies the Healthy Cities cooperative approach to promoting social justice and positive community change. The story of the revitalization of this park is a story of individual and personal actions that collectively have shaped policy and strategy to improve the quality of life in this city.  (+info)

The pathology of planning. (5/132)

A study of morbidity on a new housing estate reveals a higher prevalence rate of both physical and mental illness. Much of this is due to physical factors associated with the estate which could have been avoided in the light of previous experience had more attention been given to detail. The proposals embodied in the management arrangements for the reorganised National Health Service should provide the machinery to prevent these faults recurring.  (+info)

Root shock: the consequences of African American dispossession. (6/132)

Urban renewal was one of several processes that contributed to deurbanization of American cities in the second half of the 20th century. Urban renewal was an important federal policy that affected thousands of communities in hundreds of cities. Urban renewal was to achieve "clearance" of "blight" and "slum" areas so that they could be rebuilt for new uses other than housing the poor. Urban renewal programs fell disproportionately on African American communities, leading to the slogan "Urban renewal is Negro removal." The short-term consequences were dire, including loss of money, loss of social organization, and psychological trauma. The long-term consequences flow from the social paralysis of dispossession, most important, a collapse of political action. This has important implications for the well-being of African Americans. It also raises important questions about the strength and quality of American democracy.  (+info)

Biological consequences of land use. (7/132)

The primary goals of land-use planning are enunciated. A plea is made for consideration of the total biosphere and not just its separate components. The environmental impact statement process is reviewed and some suggestions made for its strengthening. Moves for international adoption of this process are noted, as well as the concept of eco-development currently under examination by UN agencies.  (+info)

Land use and transportation issues in environmental control. (8/132)

Analyses have been made of the effects of environmental controls and planning at regional, subarea, and project levels. The results obtained at the regional level are reviewed for a proposed highway development around Baltimore, Md. The findings for both short-term and long-term effects of alternative transport policies are summarized in respect of population and employment, economic indicators, traffic and travel, air quality, water and solid waste, noise, and environmentally sensitive areas. Problems at subarea and project levels are briefly considered.  (+info)

EPA created the National Award for Smart Growth Achievement in 2002 to recognize exceptional approaches to development that protect the environment, foster economic vitality, and enhance quality of life. In the past 10 years, 47 winners from 24 states have shown the variety of approaches that states, regions, cities, suburbs, and small towns can use to create economically vibrant and environmentally responsible development. EPAs Office of Sustainable Communities (OSC) manages the award program. OSC helps Americas communities turn their visions of the future into reality through research, tools, partnerships, case studies, grants, and technical assistance ...
Complete Streets features make this street in Bellingham, WA safer and more accessible for pedestrians. Photo by Walkable Communities, via Flickr.. In early October, the National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America, will be at the National Walking Summit here in Washington, D.C., sharing information and skills for successful Complete Streets policy and implementation with the many other national and local leaders in attendance.. Walking is the most basic form of travel, an easy way to be physically active and a powerful tool for economic and social well-being of our communities. The Coalition works to improve safety and access to community destinations for people who travel by foot, as well as by wheelchair, bicycle, public transportation, or automobile.. On the Summits opening day, October 1, join our 4:00 PM session Completing Our Streets: Policy and Advocacy Tools to Get You Moving. Laura Searfoss, our Policy Associate, will open the session with the basics on ...
1], Deborah Curran, 2003. Smart Bylaws Guide Summary, West Coast Environmental Law. [2] Campoli and MacLean, 2007, Visualizing Density, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. [3] Federation of Canadian Municipalities, 2002. Bridging the Innovation Gap: Count Cities, in Curran, Smart Bylaws Guide Summary, West Coast Environmental Law, http://www.wcel.org. [4] Design, Community & Environment, Dr. Reid Ewing, Lawrence Frank and Company, Inc and Dr. Richard Kreutzer, 2007. Understanding the Relationship between Public Health and the Built Environment, A Report Prepared for the LEED-ND Core Committee, [5] BC Healthy Living Alliance. Physical Activity Strategy. March 2007.. [6] Lawrence Frank, Sarah Kavage and Todd Litman prepared for Smart Growth BC, Promoting Public Health through Smart Growth, [7] Ewing, Bartholomew, Winkelman, Walters, and Chen, 2002. Growing Cooler: The Evidence on Urban Development and Climate Change, Smart Growth America. [8] J. Kerr, 2008. Designing for Active Living Among Adults, ...
Whether urban sprawl does increase problems of automobile dependency and whether conversely, policies of smart growth can reduce them have been fiercely contested issues over several decades. An influential study in 1989 by Peter Newman and Jeff Kenworthy compared 32 cities across North America, Australia, Europe and Asia.[56] The study has been criticised for its methodology[72] but the main finding that denser cities, particularly in Asia, have lower car use than sprawling cities, particularly in North America, has been largely accepted although the relationship is clearer at the extremes across continents than it is within countries where conditions are more similar. Within cities, studies from across many countries (mainly in the developed world) have shown that denser urban areas with greater mixture of land use and better public transport tend to have lower car use than less dense suburban and ex-urban residential areas. This usually holds true even after controlling for socio-economic ...
Downloadable (with restrictions)! Author(s): Eid, Jean & Overman, Henry G & Puga, Diego & Turner, Matthew A. 2007 Abstract: We study the relationship between urban sprawl and obesity. Using data that tracks individuals over time, we find no evidence that urban sprawl causes obesity. We show that previous findings of a positive relationship most likely reflect a failure to properly control for the fact the individuals who are more likely to be obese choose to live in more sprawling neighbourhoods. Our results indicate that current interest in changing the built environment to counter the rise in obesity is misguided.
Reflexivity: A Concept and urban sprawl bad its Meanings for Practitioners Working with Children and Families. Senior Lecturer in Social Work. School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Waterfront campus. Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Philip Gillingham, B.A. Of Renaissance Architecture? (Hons), M.S.W., CQSW. Lecturer in Social Work. School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Waterfront campus. Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Bethany Community Support. North Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Reflexivity is a concept that is increasingly gaining currency in professional practice literature, particularly in relation to working with uncertainty and why is urban sprawl as an important feature of professional discretion and ethical practice.. This article discusses how practitioners working in child and family welfare/protection organisations understood and interpreted the concept of reflexivity for their practice, as one of the outcomes of larger, collaborative research ...
Accessory Dwelling Units, such as this one in Northern California, can provide affordable housing and rental income for homeowners. Photo via Forbes.. Creating affordable rental housing in a community is often a long and arduous process. One strategy to combat this is for cities to allow the creation of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) through amended zoning codes. ADUs, also known as granny flats are small apartments built on a property with a preexisting home as the primary structure. Units typically function as studio apartments and tend to accommodate one or two people. ADUs can allow for seniors to age in place, provide homeowners with extra rental income, and fill a gap in affordable rental units.. ...
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A Quote from Lindsay Potts in the Farm Bureau news release We want to educate governments on how they can grow but also keep the agricultural communities intact by keeping enough farmland to make their businesses economically viable ...
Trying to design subdivisions for high density, transit oriented developments (smart growth) is an insult to the design process itself. Architectural design is both an art and a science. However, its predominately (in my view) an art, since people choose where they want to live based mostly on emotional factors. For example, people dont want to live in towering 5 story smart growth condos next to screeching light rail trains. Instead, they prefer a half acre with a private yard in the suburbs, next to large parks with biking trails. Fewer otherwise talented folks will enter the architectural and planning professions, knowing that they must comply with state mandated high density standards ... that make it impossible to use ones creative process to design spacious, green suburbs ... since the new standards require clearcutting all trees and building 30 three story townhomes per acre with no yards.. Second, trying to reduce VMTs (vehicle miles traveled) through compact urban design (smart ...
Good Jobs First is a national policy resource center for grassroots groups and public officials, promoting corporate and government accountability in economic development and smart growth for working families. We provide timely, accurate information on best practices in state and local job subsidies, and on the many ties between smart growth and good jobs
Good Jobs First is a national policy resource center for grassroots groups and public officials, promoting corporate and government accountability in economic development and smart growth for working families. We provide timely, accurate information on best practices in state and local job subsidies, and on the many ties between smart growth and good jobs
Latham Circle store is welcomed, opposition rises in Ballston Spa The retailer is building what will become the first anchor store at the Shoppes at Latham Circle, the former site of Latham Circle Mall, a 180,000-square-foot supercenter with a full grocery store. In Ballston Spa, the discount chain wants to build a supercenter at routes 50 and 67 but it has faced some heated opposition from Smart Growth Ballston. Earlier this month, Smart Growth Ballston announced the results of a survey that said between 65 and 70 percent of respondents opposed big-box store development. Darren Dopp, a partner in Patricia Lynch Associates public relations firm who works with Wal-Mart, said the area where the chain proposes to build has an auto parts store and a dollar store being built next to the site and an Agway store around the corner. Despite the public opposition, with competing pro and con signs on residents lawns, Wertz said the chain has listened to neighbors views. Besides building its traditional
Downloadable! In the U.S., urban sprawl and the rise in obesity rates have been two powerful trends during the latter half of the 20th century. Previous empirical work has found that obesity rates are influenced by labor market outcomes that are fundamentally shaped by the spatial pattern of developed land. We examine these potential linkages in an urban spatial model augmented to include time allocation and weight. Residents maximize utility defined over housing, weight, and food subject to a fixed time budget allocated to commuting, calorie expenditure, and work. We examine how weight is affected by commuting distance, food prices, and the rate of calorie expenditure; how a reduction in transportation costs affects weight throughout the city; and how initial weight affects location decisions. We identify, and explore the significance of, the conditions under which weight gain is associated with common features of sprawl.
Florida cattle ranchers blame booming population, urban sprawl for dying industry Elina Shirazi Fox News Cattle ranchers are often thought of in states like Texas and Oklahoma, but Florida has its own share of ranches. But now the ranchers in the Sunshine State say their 500-year-old industry that boasts over $1 billion worth of cattle meat…
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Gabriel Metcalf (SPUR): I dont think they do get it. Because I just cant believe that if people understood the impacts of their actions they would be making this choice that will be so murderous on future populations. If they understood, they would allow new residents to live in apartments in their city. I cant believe that human nature is bad - if they understood the impact of denying that [smart growth to protect the climate - the core of modern regional planning practice] then they would change their mind. There is somehow the idea that you should not have to be inconvenienced by even seeing a new building within your line of sight. That is too much to ask for the sake of fighting climate change. I know theyre not Republicans. I just dont know what it is ...
This report addresses the questions of whether the Birch Street Development in Brea, CA is a successful example of Smart Growth, and whether it is something that can be replicated in other cities. It is important to find ...
NewPublicHealth spoke with Chris Zimmerman, who recently joined the staff of Smart Growth America as Vice President for Economic Development following a very long stint as a member of the Arlington County Board in Virginia.
The title of Wimsatts original book, focusing on grafitti and hip-hop culture, has a ring reflective of the irrational and ideological condemnation that has been far too typical of some of the urban planning community. Wimsatt cites five myths about suburbs in a Washington Post opinion piece. To be charitable, he gets as many as four of them right. These include his discovery that suburbs are not white middle-class enclaves, that they can be cool, that they are not necessarily politically conservative, and that suburbanites care about the environment. However, Wimsatt still has some distance to go. His last myth suggests that suburbs are not the result of the free market. This general proposition is tenable, for example, given large lot zoning requirements, which have caused many urban areas to consume far more land than they would have if the market had been allowed to operate. The problem with Wimsatts free-market analysis is his acceptance of three additional myths.. Myth 1: Smart Growth ...
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Title: thomas wheatley, Description: im a journalist living in atlanta and writing in lowercase letters. i write about trains and urban issues. smart growth and politics, too. you can reach me at tpwheatley(at)gmail(dot)com. thanks an, By: Feedage Forager, ID: 3701382, Grade: 89, Type: RSS20
The day after ZipCar turns a profit will find us asking some big questions about the potential split between smart growth, the next generation of
Must the strip mall and the eight-lane highway define 21st century American life? That is a central question posed by critics of suburban and exurban living in America. Yet despite the ubiquity of the critique, it never sticks-Americans by the scores of millions have willingly moved into sprawling developments over the past few decades. Americans find many of the more substantial criticisms of sprawl easy to ignore because they often come across as snobbish in tone. Yet as this book explains, sprawl does create real, measurable social problems. This book is unique in two important ways. First, while it highlights the deleterious effects of sprawl on civic life in America, it is also evenhanded. The book does not dismiss the pastoral, homeowning ideal that is at the root of sprawl, and is sympathetic to the vast numbers of Americans who very clearly prefer it. Secondly, the books critique is neither aesthetic nor moralistic in tone, but based on social science. Utilizing a landmark 30,000-person survey,
Schools used to be the heart of a neighborhood or community. Children and not a few teachers could walk to class, or to the playground or ball field on the weekend. This was relatively easy to do, because the schools were placed within, not separated from, their neighborhoods. They were human-scaled and their architecture was not just utilitarian, but signaled their importance in the community. Now it has become hard to tell one from a Walmart or Target. What better way to demonstrate the concepts of urban sprawl, automobile-dependent city planning and economies of scale than by analyzing the very geographic context of our schools themselves? This is a very nicely arranged photo essay that most could spark conversation and would foster some discussion on how best to plan neighborhoods and spatially arrange the city. Tags: transportation, planning, sprawl, education, scale. | GIS in Education
Obesity and inadequate physical activity are major risk factors for many diseases. The built environment plays an important role in influencing participation in physical activity. We aimed to...
The development of urban motorization in big cities has caused some negative effects to their population. Social issues and ecological issues are the main
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The Linux operating system implements the industry-standard Berkeley socket API, which has its origins in the BSD Unix developments (4.2/4.3/4.4 BSD).
The following map shows the level of growth (urban sprawl) for the area. City growth is the number of people living in the area in the year 2000 as a percent of the number of people living in that same area in 1990. The dark blue areas show the highest growth, where the light yellow areas represent no growth or an actual decrease in poulation. Sources: US Census Bureau and Synergos Technologies, Inc. ...
The following map shows the level of growth (urban sprawl) for the area. City growth is the number of people living in the area in the year 2000 as a percent of the number of people living in that same area in 1990. The dark blue areas show the highest growth, where the light yellow areas represent no growth or an actual decrease in poulation. Sources: US Census Bureau and Synergos Technologies, Inc. ...
Dry Cell (for soprano saxophone and electronics) was originally conceived as a narrative: In a future dystopic world absent of humans, only the remains of our technology survive. With energy running out, the batteries are left gasping for power. The piece begins in the old west of this future age, and as it progresses (and builds in intensity) we move into the remains of our major cities and see the remains of urban sprawl and the batteries clinging to life. The piece is loosely inspired by Alan Weismans The World Without Us ...
Information architecture is more than just navigation or structure. Instead, its how your users find you, understand you, and continue interacting with your company over time.. If flexibility in content publishing is a key goal for your team, then its time to try taxonomy-driven design. On January 9, in her virtual seminar, Managing Content Sprawl, Stephanie Lemieux will show you how.. Join us for this seminar if you:. ...
When they shoot a single, sprawl and crossface their head so it is on the outside then just pinch your knees around their arm and get the crucifix. Its not hard to get this while defending takedowns. Just get them to put a single arm between your legs and get the crucifix and work from there ...
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The City of Kenosha website helps citizens and visitors learn about city services and conduct business, including permit applications and online payments.
Recently, the Peoples Committee of Hoi An city has had a review for the socio-economic of the city in the first nine months of 2015.
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Departing Elgin City Manager Sean Stegall says he is most proud of having worked to maximize the strengths of city staff members.
The worlds largest cities today fall under a class that researchers call megacities, with a population of over 10 million people. Learn a bit more about these massive settlements, how they compare, and how we got our rankings.
Wisconsin city and town names can be a challenge to pronounce even for those living in the state. But, for Texans? Forget it. Video by Mike De Sisti
Key links: NEW: Follow-up to the Habitat III - disability in urban development: Cities 2030 - Cities for All: Implementing the New Urban Agenda Outcome document of the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III): New Urban Agenda UN DESA/DSPD - Ecuador High-Level Forum on Disability Inclusion and Accessible Urban Development, 16 October 2016, Quito, Ecuador. Good Practices of Accessible Urban Development (Word Version, 65MB; PDF Version, 3MB) Info-graphic on Disability and Accessible Urban Development HABITAT III: Revised Zero Draft of the New Urban Agenda - 10 September 2016 UN Habitat III website Forum on Ways forward Towards a Disability Inclusive and Accessible New Urban Agenda (New York, 14 June, 2016) [Flyer] [Concept note] [Programme] [CART Transcripts] Briefing Note on Disability and Sustainable Urban Development Urban Dialogue on the Zero Draft of the New Urban Agenda Accessible urban development includes everyone Key milestones leading to the UN Habitat
So said Geoffrey Anderson from the Environmental Protection Agency this afternoon at the Greensboro Historical Museum.. Anderson was in town to present the 2004 Smart Growth Award to the City of Greensboro for the Southside development. (Most of the credit for that project should go to Sue Schwartz, who is the citys chief neighborhood planner, and just an all-around great person. You rock, Sue! . . . ahem . . . now, back to what Mr. Anderson said.). What really struck me about Andersons talk was how un-regulatory it was. He started by noting how much smart growth in the US has been locally driven, and is not the result of state or federal mandates. Southside is a perfect example of that. Greensboro wanted to help a blighted area, came up with a novel development ordinance, and just got it done.. Anderson also noted that the market for this kind of development is already strong and is growing because of changing demographics in the U.S. Whereas traditional housing developments since the 1950s ...
Cities are central to efforts in tackling poverty and vital to economic growth. This capacity to create positive change suggests that the urban development agenda would be a natural draw for the international development community. Homi Kharas, Laurence Chandy, and Joshua Hermias review what has been happening with external assistance for urban development and examine urban development in the broader context of changes in the global aid architecture.
I think they could not have responded as effectively had they not had the opportunity to meet with those leaders, Canavor said. For example, with Smart City Jakarta, they got a chance to see and visit all of the new, modern technology sites, which allowed them to experience it all real-time.. Toward the end of the program, the students collaborated with counterparts from Harvard University, the University of Chicago and BINUS University Indonesia to present a concrete proposal on inclusive smart growth to the leaders and stakeholders.. Canavor said that this collaboration was part of an effort to build the students ability to collaborate with people from different backgrounds.. The goal of this trip was to provide five promising undergraduate Georgetown students from different backgrounds and majors a unique learning experience focused on honing their cultural intelligence skills: the ability to cross divides and thrive in diverse cultures, Canavor said.. The students lived in the dorms ...
American Farmland Trusts Farmland, Food and Livable Communities Conference will offer training sessions for planners working on community food systems, healthy communities, farmland protection, and smart growth. Food system planning is an emerging field engaging planners and planning organizations, civic leaders, food policy councils and others interested in creating more sustainable food systems. These sessions fill a critical gap by convening the diverse interests of this field who must work together to effect meaningful change to strengthen the economic and environmental health of Americas food and farming system. In these sessions planning professionals will be trained in successful land use planning and effective local policies; explore the links between local farms, economic development, and food security; delve into successful approaches that build healthy food systems through planning, policy and public investment; learn about exemplary food policy councils; and create new ...
Cities need to ask citizens if their communities are walkable. That doesnt happen right now. - Ron Sims You say the issue of walkable communities is a civil rights issue. Can you explain what you mean?. Communities of a color are seldom beneficiaries of walkable investment.. Poor communities and communities of color seldom receive the paths and wide sidewalks needed for safe walking.. At the 2015 National Walking Summit you challenged us to turn walking advocates into a movement. How do we build a successful movement?. Movements require us to make alliances with smart growth and healthy community programs.. Walking advocates need to educate the health care system on the benefits of walkable communities.. People need to meet with health care leaders in your communities- doctors, hospitals, clinics, insurance companies.. When you talk to health care professionals, tell them why they should do this and where in the community it should be done.. What are the two major things that the walking ...
Add to calendar. Costa will present his research using historical GIS data to investigate the relationship between transportation policy decisions and the formation of São Paulos peripheral area. The paper uses Granger causality models and data on transportation and urban development to measure the co-development of these factors in the city between 1881 and 2013. Findings confirm the hypothesis that the peripheral urban sprawl of São Paulo is related to road transportation deployment. Evidence shows that mass transit investments have historically been followed by significant building densification in surroundings. Costas research explores how critical juncture decisions made during the 1930s prioritized road development while mass transit plans remained on the drawing board. Trolleys and railways stimulated land development in the early twentieth century, but over time the city moved forward, and the mass transit network was no longer capable of following São Paulos urban sprawl. Adriano ...
nextCITY is about the long-term smart growth and health of Calgary. nextCITY is your city and the city for future generations to come. The outcomes of our process enhancements and service improvements will help take Calgary to the next level, its next evolution... the nextCITY.. Since Calgary officially became a City, back in 1894, it has been known as a dynamic place of growth and change. In recent history, it has been a beacon of prosperity, attracting new residents seeking career opportunities and a balanced quality of life.. Through the Main Streets initiative we are analyzing main street neighbourhoods and the growth opportunities they offer to future residents and businesses. First, we must understand what is working, what is not and where change makes the most sense, now and in the future.. ...
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I had the honor of serving on the Panel, which concluded its work in December of 2010. The final recommendations were released this week. See: news release, recommendations, full list of documents. California is a leader among states in the nation to curb carbon pollution with strong near- and long-term emission reduction goals under its landmark law AB32, and supportive policies to promote energy efficiency, renewable energy, clean cars, low carbon fuels and smart growth, as well as its emissions performance standard for new baseload power. The states goals are realistic but ambitious. A number of tools and technologies will be needed for these goals to be met, and the Panels job was to examine the potential role of CCS more closely, identify barriers to its development and make recommendations for how to overcome them, if appropriate.. The Panel agreed that CCS is an important tool for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and that the technology exists to do this safely and effectively today. ...
I urge you to seek independent counsel and convene a Grand Jury investigation into why two supervisors would violate their oath of office and seek to encumber the people of Humboldt County to a Smart Growth document that is clearly not community-based and undermines our rights and civil liberties as guaranteed under our Constitution.... ». ...
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Cities with over 1 million population should consider providing separate city buses for women, the Ministry of Urban Development said.
Despite public misgivings, some planners and community activists say attached homes are exactly what the region needs. Without higher-density development, housing wont keep up with the rising population, they say. An ongoing housing shortage could escalate already-soaring home prices, locking low-and middle-income residents into a lifetime of renting.. The region needs more compact housing development, more vertical housing development, said Lynne Baker, who co-chairs the Housing Action Network.. There is more profit motive for estate homes, but the real demand is at the other end, for multifamily, said Baker, who is with the Endangered Habitats League.. Changing building patterns wont be easy, said Michael McLaughlin, planning director for the San Diego Association of Governments. The California tax structure makes it more profitable for cities to favor retail and commercial construction over residential projects, he said. Even with development impact fees, jurisdictions dont get enough ...
Houstons urban landscape directly contributed to the torrential rainfall and deadly flooding experienced during Hurricane Harvey in August 2017, according to Princeton and University of Iowa researchers. The researchers report in the journal Nature Nov. 15 that Houstons risk for extreme flooding during the hurricane-a category 4 storm that caused an estimated $125 billion in damage and killed 68 people-was 21 times greater due to urbanization.
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Data, research and territorial reviews on regional, rural and urban development including city planning, green cities, green regions and mayoral roundtables.
The World Alliance is bringing solutions for a sustainable urban development to EU mayors in Brussels working together to address climate and the energy transition.
With Israels population on the rise, continued urban development is guaranteed. Conservation activists across the country will have their work cut out for them in the years to come, but with every city expansion, we see great opportunities to implement change.
Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) is the new video from Arcade Fire album The Suburbs. But this is not the point. Beyond the traditional video ( watch it below), you can find an interactive version at www.sprawl2.com (webcam and broadband recommended): just dance and move your arms in front of the screen, and the quicker you move, the faster the frames play. You slow down, the caracters in the video slow down. You freeze and the video starts to loop on the beat, creating a new choreography in the choreography. A great work of the director Vincent Morisset who says: For a long time, Ive been wanting to do an interactive project without any interface. Something really primitive and fun. A web experience free of clicks or buttons. Two years ago, Régine told me that they would probably be a dancy song on The Suburbs that could fit with the idea. It ended up being Sprawl II. What an amazing song!.. ...
Urban Studies / City Planning / Housing. SAMPLE:. Large metropolitan areas are attractive to many due to the economic, educational and cultural opportunities available in these areas. During much of the 20th century and especially during economic downturns and recessions large amounts of people abandoned rural areas in search of opportunities that were available in large cities. They rarely took into account the discomforts and negative effects of urban sprawl, they were in a sense blinded and consumed by the promise of a better life that large cities offered. As certain members of the population become economically stable they seek to improve their quality of life, this is when they begin to notice the both the pros and cons associated with big city living. If they have a successful career and are economically ...
Green roofs have, in the past 15 years or so, gained increasing acceptance as a means of replacing or offsetting the lost of green space due to urban development and urban sprawl. Green roof systems can provide numerous ...
First Summit on Active Ageing and Healthy Skin Convenes in Manchester, Europes Premier Age-friendly City MANCHESTER, UK (23 June 2014) - For the first time, ageing and dermatology experts and global thought leaders have come together to promote skin health as a critical component of active and healthy ageing. There is an opportunity to educate the global public health community of the positive impact good skin health across the life course has on individuals, families and health systems, according to more than 20 medical, academic, non-profit, government and business leaders participating in todays Manchester Summit: A Life Course of Active Ageing and Healthy Skin ...
You shoot and other fella sprawls with both arms locked around your torso (below ribs generally), you are on knees and I ve generally found the legs to be within easy reach with a little forward pressure. I ve been finding myself in this position fairly often against a fellow taller and larger than myself. Now, I know there s an easy counter (I remember being told not to grab around waist in a sprawl) and I m thinking maybe armlock, but I don t know and can t think of specifics. In any case,
About health and urban development. There is growing recognition that the built urban environment has a significant influence on peoples health; a clear relationship has been drawn between the urban environment and a range of chronic diseases such as overweight and obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. The mental health of populations is also impacted by the environment. The negative health impacts of air, water, and land pollution and contamination have long been understood. There is also increasing recognition of the importance of ecological sustainability to population health.. In coming years, the area covered by the Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is planned to undergo significant urban development. These webpages provides information and resources relevant to the intersection between planning, development and health in SLHD.. SLHD Catchment area. The Public Health Unit is responsible for area of inner western Sydney that currently includes several statistical local areas (as ...
Launched in 2015, Dementia Friendly America (DFA) seeks to more effectively support and serve those across the U.S. who are living with dementia, along and their families and caregivers. DFA now has 45 communities in 36 states active in the DFA initiative, in addition to more than 40 communities in Minnesota, where another organization launched a similar, more local version of the effort, according to Meredith Hanley, director of community capacity building at the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a), which is administering the DFA effort.. Katie Smith Sloan, president and CEO of LeadingAge, is a co-chair of DFA.. Our goal is to have a presence in every state by the end of the year and there are 14 states where we do not, says Nora Super, chief, program and services for n4a. Katie is helping us identify LeadingAge members in those 14 states and introducing them to DFA. Other efforts to support the initiative include using the LeadingAge Dementia Services listserv to provide ...
A new study has identified the most effective initiatives for promoting respect and social inclusion for older people living in the community.
Download the full version of the Age Friendly Banking Toolkit here. How to Use This ToolkitThis toolkit has been designed to help you get started on launching your own local Age-Friendly Banking campaign to provide older adults with the focused products, services and protections that will enable them to thrive. Within the toolkit are various …. Age-Friendly Banking Toolkit Read More » ...
Urban sprawl in the states 25 counties with the most population growth from 1997 to 2007 - among them Bexar and Guadalupe counties - claimed 149 acres for each 1,000 new residents, said a land trends report by Texas A&M Institute of Renewable Natural Resources and the American Farmland Trust. The report predicts that nearly 1.4 million acres of agricultural land will be lost to the sprawl of those 25 counties by 2020.. ...
Analyzes the potential impact of community growth and the built environment on residents health, emergency preparedness, nutrition, pedestrian safety and traffic, and physical activity as a way to make health part of the decision-making process.
There are several contributors to this kind of decline. Most notable is the mid-twentieth century deindustrialization of the region, which was ignited when manufacturing and heavy industrial firms started to look to the southern United States (and overseas) for cheaper labor. This, coupled with the improvements in transportation that made certain geographic advantages (such as Pittsburghs location on three rivers or Clevelands vital connection to Lake Erie and her networks) obsolete, forced many mills and factories to close between 1960 and 1990.. The second most important contributor to the urban decline witnessed over the last several decades is suburbanization, or urban sprawl. As the entire country progressively shifted from walking and using trains and streetcars to the personal automobile, the built environment followed suit. Engineers and planners alike teamed up to mold old cities and build new ones that would accommodate the automobiles every need, such as mobility (in place of ...
During my prior studies I have found out, that I would like to specialize in Urban and Transport Geography. The University of XY gives me a chance to get in touch with these subjects through modules from both Department of Geography and Department of Town and Regional Planning. In my last year at the ABC University I worked on an empirical study with main focus on transportation costs of suburbanisation and urban sprawl. I really liked my project and I am keen to continue in it. I would like to use my stay in XY for further developing my skills in empirical research and starting working on my diploma project. The possibilities that gives me University of XY further expand those at my home university. I would take modules focusing on Transport and Urban geography and European Studies ...
People complain a lot about Los Angeles: Its too big, too spread out, and the traffic is terrible. But local artist Susan Logoreci sees a different side of her city that she conveys in her large-scale mosaic-like colored pencil drawings. Her images of the urban sprawl are drawn by hand and without a ruler or projector, giving her work a hand-made or in her words, elastic, quality that breaks the first rule of drawing architecture.. ...
Description. This is a seminar about the ways that urban design contributes to the distribution of political power and resources in cities. Design, in this view, is not some value-neutral aesthetic applied to efforts at urban development but is, instead, an integral part of the motives driving that development. The class investigates the nature of the relations between built form and political purposes through close examination of a wide variety of situations where public and private sector design commissions and planning processes have been clearly motivated by political pressures, as well as situations where the political assumptions have remained more tacit. We will explore cases from both developed and developing countries. This is a seminar about the ways that urban design contributes to the distribution of political power and resources in cities. Design, in this view, is not some value-neutral aesthetic applied to efforts at urban development but is, instead, an integral part of the ...
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The American black bear can rest easier thanks to conservation research conducted at UBCs Okanagan campus. A recent study indicates that while urban sprawl results in more human-bear interactions, human education can hinder negative encounters.
Who needs a skateboard, bicycle or rollerblades when you can run through an urban sprawl with one of mankinds most basic wheeled vehicles: a wheelbarrow. A video posted to YouTube Friday was drawing viral attention as people reacted to a German-speaking man and his dedication to extreme wheelbarro...
Cycling 80 to 100+ miles a day every day for seven weeks is simply mind-numbing. Chronic fatigue, aching legs, arms and backs are coupled with addled brains turned into mush by too many towns and too many miles in too short a time. The focus is on getting to Boston. Yesterday is ancient history. Moving at an average of 15 mph through the countryside and urban sprawl leaves you
Habitats and food sources of the fruit bat have been so heavily encroached upon by urban sprawl and development that they are driven to backyard fruit trees.
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Reporting the location of intensification by municipality and by submetropolitan zones defined by their dominant era of development is useful, but greater precision can be achieved by mapping the location of intensification at a finer grain, and by using spatial statistics that indicate the degree to which intensification is clustered. Figures 3.4, 3.5, and 3.6 map the location of intensification at the sub-municipal level for each metropolitan region. The size of each pink circle represents the number of dwelling units accommodated through intensification during the study period. DAs vary in size according to the population density: they tend to be larger in lower-density areas near the edge of the built-up urban area and smaller in more densely populated areas. As a result, each circle on the maps representing 100 dwellings shown near the perimeter of the urbanized area may be the equivalent of five closely packed circles, each representing 20 dwellings, located in high-density areas such as ...
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There is a breed of city person, the diehard urbanist, who lives, works, eats and spends weekends in the city, and who openly detests the suburbs. Hates the way they sprawl over the once-rural
Psychiatric morbidity is high in cities, so identifying potential modifiable urban protective factors is important. We show that exposure to urban green space improves well-being in naturally behaving male and female city dwellers, particularly in districts with higher psychiatric incidence and fewer green resources. Higher green-related affective benefit was related to lower prefrontal activity during negative-emotion processing, which suggests that urban green space exposure may compensate for reduced neural regulatory capacity. Tost et al. show that urban green space exposure improves well-being, particularly in people dwelling in relatively deprived areas and showing less prefrontal activity during emotion processing, a neural signature that is linked to mental health risk.
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The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex provides a unique opportunity to find fossils in an urban-suburban environment. While the pavement of parking lots, road asphalt, and sod lawns may not seem like the...
In L.A. and other cities, inequities persist not just in the ability to get around, but in access to parks and open spaces that are conducive to outdoor ...
This guide addresses farmland protection by establishing agricultural buffering guidelines for new urban development in the city.
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Yarrabilba". Planning & Building. Logan City Council. Archived from the original on ... Logan City Council. Retrieved 9 May 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Organization History 632 Tank Destroyer ... Tambourine (sic) - Camp Cable area [plan number 1/T/296] (1945) NAA: BP378/1, FOLDER T FOLIO 76 National Archives of Australia ... survey plan) (1943) NAA: J1018, LS591 National Archives of Australia (jpeg image) Camp Cable on Facebook Logan Village RSL Camp ...
City Planning. G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1916. Caves, R. W. (2004). Encyclopedia of the City. Routledge. p. 573. ISBN ... a watershed event for the City Beautiful Movement, and went on to write the first guide to city planning in 1901, titled The ... The Birth of City Planning in the United States (Review), Daphne Spain Biography portal Charles Mulford Robinson at Find a ... He was hired in 1910 to review the city design and planning of St. Joseph, Missouri. Fully half of his report dealt with the ...
He was tasked with implementing the Town Planning and Development Act of 1928 and served as Chairman of the Town Planning Board ... City of Perth Town Clerk and Harold Boas, chairman of the Metropolitan Town Planning Commission - potentially exacerbated by ... "Mr Davidson Dead: WA Town Planner". The West Australian. 21 June 1952. "Town Planning". The Southern Mail. 22 November 1929. ... early town planning reformer and administrator, 13th Australasian Urban History Planning History Conference, 31 January - 3 ...
"Changes in German Town Planning: A Review of the Last Sixty Years". The Town Planning Review, 57(1), pp. 17-34. Mantziaras, P ... "Rudolf Schwarz and the concept of Stadtlandschaft". Planning Perspectives, 18(2), pp. 147. Mullin, J., 1977. "City Planning In ... After World War I, a new planned satellite town was constructed at Rӧmerstadt, outside Frankfurt in Germany, with the intention ... The philosophy of Stadtlandschaft (city-landscape) was an important theme in German urban planning during this period. The term ...
Mira Mesa Community Plan, City of San Diego "Fire Stations - City of San Diego Official Website". www.sandiego.gov. Retrieved ... City of San Diego. Retrieved 19 September 2013. "Mira Mesa Community Plan Update: The Mira Mesa Community Planning Area" (PDF ... Mira Mesa is a community and neighborhood in the city of San Diego, California. The city-recognized Mira Mesa Community Plan ... The fair is sponsored by the Mira Mesa Town Council. On the Fourth of July, a parade runs through town on Mira Mesa Boulevard, ...
"Planning Commission". City of Pacifica. January 20, 2009. Wilson, Brian. "Pacifica Boat Docks Historical Pictures". ski-epic. ... ISBN 0-9661779-9-1. "City of Pacifica v Arno Rohloff and Does 1 - 50" (PDF). Retrieved March 27, 2008. City of Pacifica Shelter ... On March 19, 2008 the City of Pacifica filed a court action to force the maintenance of the footpath and hillside from risk of ... On January 20, 2009 the planning commission of Pacifica gave permission to current owner Arno Rohloff to repair a staircase to ...
Town plans 1:1056 1855-6; Town plans 1:500 1891 Moss & Dyson and Co. 1860, para. 2. Tomlinson 1914, pp. 340-41, 490-91. MS&LR ... In late 2014 modified plans combined the two production facilities at Alexandra Dock. Hull City Council planning application ... Old Town (Southern part), section 14.13, p. 20 "Hull Central Dry Dock amphitheatre plan approved". BBC News. BBC. 4 September ... Town Plans 1:500 1891 Fawcett, Bill (2003). A History of North Eastern Railway Architecture. 2. North Eastern Railway ...
It is divided into two portions, one in the south end of the city, and one in the north end of the city. Originally planned as ... ISBN 1-895229-80-4. "Sarcee Trail / Richmond Road S.W. interchange functional planning study". Transportation Planning. City of ... Early plans for the city's southwest ring road called for Sarcee Trail to continue south from Glenmore, connecting eventually ... As part of the Tsuut'ina Trail project, the City of Calgary will be constructing an interchange at Richmond Road. The 9.1- ...
Extensive studies and plans for the new system were completed in 2007 and presented to the Minneapolis City Council in January ... The current plans include five lines, which with the exception of the Midtown Greenway line follow former Twin City Rapid ... "Streetcar Planning". Retrieved 5 April 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Minneapolis City Council Agenda, April 2 ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Minneapolis City Council: Streetcar Planning Mayor Rybak Supports Transportation ...
"Town Planning: Past, Present and Possible". Methuen & Co - via Amazon. Triggs, H. Inigo (1 January 1909). "Town Planning. Past ... Town Planning, Past, Present and Possible (1909) with 173 illustrations, Methuen & Co, 334 pages. Second edition in 1911. ... Triggs, H. Inigo (1 January 1911). "Town planning, past, present and possible". Methuen & Co - via Amazon. TRIGGS, H. INDIGO (1 ... In 1919, Triggs was tasked by The Whiteley Homes Trust to plan and supervise the landscaping of the area around Whiteley ...
Newman 2019, p. 2. "Property Address". Planning Online. Sunderland City Council. Retrieved 14 July 2020. Middleton 2010, p. 48 ... Wilson, James (13 June 1992). "A city red and white and proud all over - Britain's newest city, Sunderland". The Independent. p ... According to Sunderland City Council, the 17 columns that do not contain the staircase are solid; however, other sources agree ... Sunderland City Council 2015, p. 2. Davies, Hannah (13 April 2006). "Easter echoes of our Pagan past". The Journal. p. 46. ...
"16 Avenue N.E. Functional Planning Study - Deerfoot Trail to Barlow Trail". Transportation Planning. City of Calgary. April 2, ... this segment passes through the City of Chestermere and the Town of Strathmore, by the Town of Bassano, the City of Brooks, and ... and the Town of Cochrane. In Calgary, Highway 1 is 16 Avenue N and maintained by the City of Calgary. Plans for a crosstown ... Alberta Transportation has plans for a bypass around the Town of Strathmore. Initial proposals included a realignment northwest ...
In 1935, a town planning report for the City of Perth noted traffic congestion on Albany Road in Victoria Park. As widening the ... From the 1980s Main Roads began planning for the future needs of Albany Highway within the City of Canning in Perth, in ... Prepared for the Metropolitan Region Planning Authority, the City of Canning and the Main Roads Department. Perth, WA: K.A. ... ISBN 1-875560-87-4. "Town Planning". The West Australian. Perth, WA. 18 June 1935. p. 15. Retrieved 27 July 2014 - via Trove ( ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Bill Cleator Community Park". Planning Division. City of San Diego. Retrieved 5 ... He served on the City Council for six years including five months as acting mayor. He was a Republican, although city positions ... He decided not to run for a third term on the city council. Cleator helped start the San Diego Cruise Industry Consortium in ... In 1979 Cleator was elected to the San Diego City Council representing district 2. He served for six years, from 1979 to 1986. ...
In 2013 the neighborhood planning group drew up, and the City Council approved, a revised community plan which would have ... City of San Diego City Planning & Community Investment.. ... Planning Department. City of San Diego. Retrieved 31 January ... Barrio Logan is part of City Council District 8 represented by Councilman Vivian Moreno. The Barrio Logan Community Planning ... In June 2014 the voters rejected the community plan. A revised plan is in the draft stage as of 2015. Since 2015, during the ...
Other speakers were David Manson (chairman of Regent Street Ltd), city councillor A. H. Andrews (chairman of the town planning ... The plans had been drawn by Francis Willis, who had previously been employed by Christchurch City Council as their architect, ... "Town Planning". The Press. LXV (19785). 25 November 1929. p. 10. Retrieved 27 February 2016. "Spanish Street". The Press. LXV ( ... New Regent Street is named for London's Regent Street, itself that city's first planned street, and built between 1814 and 1825 ...
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Grantville is part of the Navajo Community Plan, and the Navajo Community Planners group advises the city on land use and other ... "Community profiles: Navajo". Planning Division. City of San Diego. Retrieved 18 April 2014. "Grantville Redevelopment Project ... It was annexed to the city of San Diego in a series of moves between 1948 and 1954. The community is the gateway to Mission ... The first European settlement in California was established in San Diego in 1769, in the area which is now Old Town San Diego ...
New York City: Macmillan Publishing. p. 291. ISBN 0-02-879602-0. Ludlow, Daniel H., ed. (1992). "City Planning". Encyclopedia ... New York City: Macmillan Publishing. p. 283. ISBN 0-02-879602-0. "Through Idaho". Deseret News Weekly. Salt Lake City. May 31, ... Chesterfield is a ghost town in Caribou County, Idaho, United States. It is located in Gem Valley at an elevation of 5,446 feet ... As the town's midwife, she delivered most of the babies. Frank Chester Robertson, Western author "National Register Information ...
"Yarrabilba". Planning & Building. Logan City Council. Archived from the original on 11 May 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. " ... Two other new urban centres were to be established at Greater Flagstone also in Logan City and Ecco Ripley in the City of ... Logan City Council. Archived from the original on 11 May 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. "Camp Cable". Queensland WWII Historic ... Logan City Council. Archived from the original on 3 April 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2013. "Community Villages in Yarrabilba - ...
"224 Center Street - James Milne House". Oregon City. City Planning. Retrieved March 30, 2018. v t e. ... in what is now the Historic McGloughlin Neighborhood in Oregon City, Oregon, United States. It is listed on the National ...
"Fragments of a wilderness city" (PDF). Planning in London. Retrieved 10 April 2012. "New scheme for Holborn Viaduct". City ... He published a book, Fragments of Wilderness City (ISBN 9781904772583) in 2011 which describes his work and theory. Avery was ... 1 Undershaft (site of Aviva Tower), City of London (2015) Design Council Millennium Products list International Architecture ... "Fragments of Wilderness City Bryan Avery". Black Dog. Archived from the original on 1 July 2012. Retrieved 9 March 2012. " ...
1995 Calgary Transportation Plan (Go Plan) (Report). City of Calgary. February 19, 1994. "Crossing the Elbow River - 1990 to ... Calgary Transportation Plan (PDF). Transportation Planning (Report). City of Calgary. September 2009. Retrieved April 4, 2018 ... City of Calgary. July 24, 2012. Retrieved April 5, 2018. "South Shaganappi Study Report" (PDF). Transportation Planning. ... The 6-lane freeway was planned to be built in three stages, with the first stage being built soon after the functional plan was ...
"Planning register". Shoalhaven City Council. Retrieved 11 September 2015. "Falls Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of ... Falls Creek is a small town south of Nowra, New South Wales in the Shoalhaven. It is situated on the Princes Highway. ... 6&city=Falls+Creek&country=Australia&state=New+South+Wales. ...
City-Planning. Planning and Development of Urban and Rural Settlements, SNiP 2.07.01-89, 1989 (in Russian) Н. С. Сапрыкина, " ... Soviet authorities revisited issues of urban planning in the mid-1950s. The new urban planning concept built on the concept of ... N. S. Saprykina, Principal city-town concepts and modern problems of reconstruction of the mid-1950s-1960s residential ... and green spaces-started to prevail in urban planning practice, as they allowed for more careful and efficient planning of the ...
Belmont, 2007, pp.92-93 "Historic Landmarks - McBride Home". LB Planning. City of Long Beach. Retrieved 28 December 2017. CS1 ... When he arrived in Long Beach in 1930, he found the city as segregated as Little Rock. His first job there was working on an ... He worked to get blacks hired in the City of Long Beach's Trash, Police, and Fire Departments. In 1940, McBride and his wife ... The McBride home was designated a historical landmark by the Long Beach City Council in 1994. By then, McBride had become a ...
Process 5" (PDF). Planning Commission. City of San Diego. Retrieved 2 May 2015. Ed Kravitz (19 December 2014). "I'm going to ... Otay Mesa-Nestor Community Plan (PDF) (Report). City of San Diego. 17 November 2014. Bryce Pierce (24 July 2011). Black Skimmer ... Multi-jurisdictional effort by the City of Chula Vista, County of San Diego and the City of San Diego. Retrieved 3 September ... It is planned that when the lease on the land ends, the buildings will be re-purposed similar to those on Cannery Row. One ...
"California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC)". Planning Department. City and County of San Francisco. Retrieved 10 November 2018. " ... It was created by a merger of some of the city's longest established hospitals and currently operates three acute care campuses ... "Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development - Facilities Development Division (FDD) Seismic Retrofit Program - SB 1953 ... CPMC has committed to maintaining or increasing its services to the city's poor. On June 5, 2015, surgeons at CPMC and ...
Kargon, Jeremy (2014-01-02). "One city's 'urban cosmography'". Planning Perspectives. 29 (1): 103-120. doi:10.1080/ ... is The Ideal City which is thought to have been painted by Fra Carnevale circa 1480. The Ideal City is a panel painting which ... Therefore, the illustration of a city represents a form of cosmography that came from early modern artisans in an attempt to ... However, the architectural forms found in the painting and the placement in the painted city were an accurate representation of ...
Guidry, Jim (13 June 2012). "Houston City Council". GuidryNews.com. Retrieved 9 January 2014. "Planning Commission". The City ... Bohan is a sitting member of the City of Houston Planning Commission who was appointed by Mayor Annise Parker and unanimously ... The company was named after the Liberty National Bank and Trust Company, which was the largest bank in Oklahoma City at the ... Bohan was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He is the only child of Cecilia (Laufersweiler) Bohan, a dietician and ...
Happy Town - Canceled on May 18, 2010.. *Lost - On January 19, 2010, ABC announced that sixth season is the final season. The ... Rock Plans to End "Everybody Hates Chris", NewsChannel 9 WSYR, April 8, 2009 ... Cougar Town[64] - picked up for a full 22-episode season on October 8, 2009. An additional 2 episodes were ordered for a 24- ... Fox plans more Gordon Ramsay reality, The Hollywood Reporter, March 22, 2009 ...
In the rural town of Newarre, the Waystone Inn is managed by an innkeeper named Kote and his assistant Bast. It is revealed ... At night, Bast breaks into Chronicler's room and reveals Chronicler's coming was part of his plan all along. He threatens ... The traumatized Kvothe, alive but alone, spends three years in the slums of the city of Tarbean as a beggar and pickpocket. He ... The first day ends when Kvothe finishes the first chapter of his story and the town settles down for the night after the ...
1553: By a plan made by Danzig and Elbing, a channel was dug between the Vistula and the Nogat at Weissenberg (now Biała Góra ... in the city the river divides into several separate branches that reach the Baltic Sea at different points, the main branch ... "History of the City Gdańsk". www.en.gdansk.gda.pl. Retrieved 3 April 2009.. ... The Polish September campaign included battles over control of the mouth of the Vistula, and of the city of Gdańsk, close to ...
In Britain trade union movement's relationship with the Labour Party frayed as party leadership embarked on privatization plans ... a small town in the hills of West Virginia. Haskell Wexler was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography. ...
Garden City, New York: Doubleday. pp. 26-32. ISBN 0-385-12979-3. . LCCN 77-76271.. ... In 2014, Shell ordered a dedicated LNG bunker vessel.[64] It is planned to go into service in Rotterdam in the summer of 2017[ ... Plans exist for Bahrain, Germany, Ghana, Morocco, Philippines, Vietnam[30] and others to also construct new receiving ( ... On 8 May 2018, the United States withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action with Iran, reinstating Iran sanctions ...
Specialized high schools in New York City. References[edit]. *^ U.S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and ... "Super Highs Sought: Estes Unveils Plan for Specialty Schools." The Dallas Morning News, 29 August 1971. ... "City Journal. Retrieved 13 June 2015.. *U.S. Department of Education resources: *Creating and Sustaining Successful K-8 Magnet ... "Missouri strips Kansas City School District of accreditation". KCTV5. Retrieved 26 February 2012.. ...
She is interred in Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California.[8][16] Astor has a motion pictures star on the Hollywood ... "Mary Astor Not Actress by Accident; Career Planned". The Montana Standard. Montana, Butte. August 24, 1936. p. 5. Retrieved ... Her father then moved the family to New York City, in order for his daughter to act in motion pictures. He managed her affairs ... playing the tough owner of a saloon and casino in a small mining town. Before Helen Langhanke died of a heart ailment in ...
Originally-and in cooperation with the State of New York (which donated the land)-the U.S. government planned to establish a ... were using boats from the waterfront and sending them to the city. Members of the Merchant Marine Academy participated in the ... As the war drew to a close, plans were made to convert the academy's wartime curriculum to a four-year, college-level program ... Its enrollment rose to 2,700 men, and the planned course of instruction was reduced in length from four years to 18 months. To ...
... after the Kirkbride Plan and the cottage/colony system. It also reflected the advent of roads rather than railroads as major ... according to plans, in 2009, to the Middlesex County Hospital area to the west.[3] ...
Plans for a new bridge date to the 1980s, with the second lifting bridge concept being suggested in 2000 after a fixed bridge ... The bridge provides a second road link from Poole Town Centre to Hamworthy. The intention is that the bridge will allow ... The council submitted detailed plans to Department for Transport in 2004 and following a public inquiry in 2005,[9] the £37 ... "Inquiry into town bridge". BBC News. 27 September 2005. Retrieved 5 February 2012.. ...
... was born in the village of Prek Sbauv, outside the city of Kampong Thom.[3] He was named Saloth Sâr (Khmer: សាឡុត ស ... Plans for a personality cult revolving around Pol Pot were drawn up, based on the Chinese and North Korean models, in the ... David P. Chandler, Ben Kiernan & Chanthou Boua: Pol Pot plans the future: Confidential leadership documents from Democratic ... In May, Pol Pot adopted the Silver Pagoda as his main residence.[227] He then relocated to the city's tallest structure, the ...
Summer has come and the Yamadas plan to have nagashi-soumen, which is noodles eaten straight from water flowing through little ... Chi mistakenly gets into a pickup truck and goes out of town. Chi is lost and can't get home. ...
"Jim Rob", as he became known, drifted for several years, traveling from town to town trying to earn a living, at one point ... announced plans to create a feature-length documentary about the life and music of Bob Wills. The documentary will be titled ... While in Fort Worth, Wills added the "rowdy city blues" of Bessie Smith and Emmett Miller to a repertoire of mainly waltzes and ... They left Waco in January 1934 for Oklahoma City. Wills soon settled the renamed Texas Playboys in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and began ...
In September 2012, both Lynott's mother and widow objected to Mitt Romney's use of "The Boys Are Back in Town" during his ... The same month, he gave his final interview in which he promulgated his possible plans for the near future; these included more ... "Old Town". The song "Yellow Pearl" (1982), was a No. 14 hit in the UK and became the theme tune to Top of the Pops.[47] ... Thin Lizzy's Lynott back in town, BBC News/Northern Ireland, 20 August 2005. Retrieved 28 December 2007 ...
At least 300 people were killed in clashes between Sudan's army and former rebels in the southern town of Malakal earlier this ... Hell, he had a New Years Eve show planned in NYC! I don't know who removed him, but I think he should be there. But, of course ... Ethiopian troops in Somalia capture Beledweyne, a town near the seat of the Transitional Federal Government of Somalia in ... However, as someone once said, "I'm smelling a lot of 'if' coming off of this plan", so I open the floor to discussion. (I'm ...
Jeffery, Morgan (28 August 2011). "'Doctor Who' Steven Moffat planned River Song twist 'for a long time'". Digital Spy. ... Aspects of "The Big Bang" were outlined by lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat as he planned the arc of the series ... but Moffat assured him that he was planning on destroying the fez. Wenger later stated that Smith was "one of the few people ...
The amount of radiation in 18F-FDG is similar to the effective dose of spending one year in the American city of Denver, ... and careful planning with respect to patient scheduling. ... "Use of stereotactic PET images in dosimetry planning of ...
The outbreak centred on the Bikoro, Iboko, and Wangata areas in Equateur province,[206] including in the large city of Mbandaka ... "WHO planning for 'worst case scenario' over DRC Ebola outbreak". Al Jazeera. Retrieved 14 May 2018.. ... The disease was first identified in 1976, in two simultaneous outbreaks: one in Nzara (a town in South Sudan) and the other in ... "Plan International. 6 September 2014. Archived from the original on 24 March 2015.. ...
She planned to redouble efforts to prove "aging can be outlawed."[7] ... New York City, New York, U.S.. Occupation. Artist/Architect. Website. www. .reversibledestiny. .org. ...
"Harappa Town Planning"-article by Dr S. Srikanta Sastri. *Art of the Bronze Age: Southeastern Iran, Western Central Asia, and ... The site of the ancient city contains the ruins of a Bronze Age fortified city, which was part of the Indus Valley Civilisation ... The ancient city of Harappa was heavily damaged under British rule, when bricks from the ruins were used as track ballast in ... Mohenjo-daro is another major city of the same period, located in Sindh province of Pakistan. One of its most well-known ...
The planned abolition of the system, however, has been criticised by human rights groups, with Amnesty International issuing a ... an inmate at the re-education facility Huludao City Correctional Camp, was beaten to death, reportedly by other inmates and by ... Chinese officials announced that they planned to abolish the Re-education Through Labor system.[61][62] The announcement came ...
Buddhist architecture often applied mandala as the blueprint or plan to design Buddhist structures, including temple complex ... such as those at the National Anthropology Museum in Mexico City, believe it is more likely to have been used primarily as a ... Other temples from the same period that also have mandala plans include Sewu, Plaosan and Prambanan. Similar mandala designs ...
... but the plan was abandoned for logistical reasons, mainly a naval blockade.[7] There were also preliminary plans to deport Jews ... On Friday, 27 June 1941, the Reserve Police Battalion 309 arrived in the city and set the Great Synagogue on fire with hundreds ... The Final Solution or the Final Solution to the Jewish Question was a Nazi plan for the genocide of Jews during World War II. ... The plans to exterminate all the Jews of Europe was formalized at the Wannsee Conference, held at an SS guesthouse near Berlin, ...
Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 by Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace (1999) ... So I just kind of--I followed storytelling, but it tumbled me off into more worlds than I'd planned on.[4] ... In the early 1980s, Branch planned to spend three years writing about America during the civil rights era, focusing on Martin ...
"plans to convert housing complex". Archived from the original on 2017-01-10. Retrieved 2017-02-23.. ... In recent years, interest in sustainable planning and building practices has also become an intentional part of the design ... Underground city. Building damageEdit. A building in Massueville (Quebec, Canada), engulfed by fire ...
"Argentines planned to kill Prince Andrew". Montreal Gazette. Reuters. 17 October 1983. pp. C6. Retrieved 28 January 2012.. ... The Duke is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights, the senior maritime City livery company.[108] In recent years ... On 19 March 1992, the couple announced plans to separate and did so in an amicable way.[29] Some months later, pictures ... The Argentine military government reportedly planned, but did not attempt, to assassinate the prince on Mustique in July 1982.[ ...
Ascham follows the 'Dalton Plan', an educational philosophy created by Helen Parkhurst in 1916. The 'Dalton Plan' aims to ... Ascham has exchange programmes with the following girls schools; St Mary's Calne, UK; London City School for Girls in London; ... They are taught according to the Dalton Plan. This method gives the older students increased flexibility while placing on them ... The school adopted the 'Dalton Plan' as its method of teaching in 1922. ...
Lil Jon, Akon, Sasha, 50 Cent, Estelle, Eve, Pitbull, Simple Plan, Rihanna, Kelly Rowland, Beyoncé, Drake, Cherish, R.Kelly, ...
"8th Battalion (City of Ballarat Regiment)". Second World War, 1939-1945 units. Australian War Memorial. Retrieved 29 July 2009. ... the 8th Battalion undertook a period of continuous training in 1939 and then again in 1940 as part of the general plan to ... City of Ballarat Regiment). During this time the battalion had companies in Ararat, Stawell, and Daylesford, although its ...
The Village of Webster lies near the center of the Town of Webster. It was incorporated in 1905. The village is crossed by ... Village Board meetings are streamed live on Facebook The Village of Webster has a Planning Board and Zoning Board, which ... The Town of Webster became one of the major suburban residential areas in Monroe County with its population more than doubling ... The Town of Webster's North Ponds Park is located just north of the Village boundary, and has facilities for hiking, picnicking ...
The Planning Department is the executive arm of the Town Planning Board. It creates plans on behalf of the TPB, provides ... The Town Planning Board designates and prepares new draft zoning plans, considers proposed layout plans under Comprehensive ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Powers and Functions of the Town Planning Board" (PDF). Town Planning Board. Retrieved ... The Town Planning Board (Chinese: 城市規劃委員會) is a statutory body of the Hong Kong Government tasked with developing urban plans ...
... plan of the intervention in Old Havana, Town Planning Associates. Area Central de La Habana, Havana Plan Piloto, Town Planning ... Town Planning Associates received their first commission for a model town in Brazil, the Cidade dos Motores (Motor City), ... Town Planning Associates, was a design firm in New York City, that included Paul Lester Wiener, Paul Schulz, Josep Lluis Sert, ... Their designs exhibited elements of the "functional city" doctrine that Town Planning Associates promoted the Congrès ...
The definitive Brazil meeting and event planning guide. A complete guide to Brazil venues, local promotions, transportation, ... Brazil Meeting & Event Planning City Guide. Brazil is South Americas most popular business destination. According to Brazilian ... Another city Sao Paulo, South Americas business capital, offers a lot of thematic guided tours - the perfect addition to the ... When meeting and planning in Sao Paulo, be prepared for relative convenience (direct flights from most U.S. cities), the ...
The definitive Indonesia meeting and event planning guide. A complete guide to Indonesia venues, local promotions, ... When planning meetings and events in Jakarta, the vital capital of Indonesia, be sure to introduce groups to the citys unique ... For a hot time, meeting and event planning in Yogyakarta, under the active volcano of Mount Merapi, cant be beat. Groups can ...
... is a special day to recognize and promote the role of planning in creating livable communities. ... World Town Planning Day, celebrated on four continents each November, ... About World Town Planning Day. World Town Planning Day is celebrated in 30 countries on four continents each November. It is a ... including city versus regional/ territorial planning, as well as environmental planning, planning for livable communities for ...
... one small town on the Colorado plains has taken matters into its own hands by launching its own economic recovery plan. ... Ron Stock is the city administrator of Lamar, Colorado, and came up with the towns "stimulus plan.". ... Stimulus plan in Lamar, Colorado, consists of gift certificates. * Spending a designated amount in town is rewarded. * Idea ... He is also a city councilman and says Lamar cant wait for the federal stimulus plan. ...
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  • The Town Planning Board designates and prepares new draft zoning plans, considers proposed layout plans under Comprehensive Development Area zoning, exhibits draft plans for public comment, considers applications for planning permission, and submits draft plans for approval by the Chief Executive in Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • This curated set of programs will explore the varying roles and approaches of UN-Habitat , the American Planning Association, the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP), and the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS). (planning.org)
  • The Chicago City Council has agreed to put up $220,000 to support the anti-gang program. (chicagotribune.com)
  • She said the establishment of a leadership council would allow planning to go forward "from the people, by the people. (politico.com)
  • The annual audit plan shall be transmitted to the Council for final approval as a resolution. (cabq.gov)
  • Audits considered for the audit plan are compiled from suggestions by OIA staff, Administration staff, City Council members, as well as complaints and other sources of information. (cabq.gov)
  • Additionally, the Director obtains input from the Administration, City Council and the Accountability in Government Oversight Committee throughout the year to identify key risks related to various operational areas. (cabq.gov)
  • In 2016, China's State Council released new urban planning guidelines. (cnn.com)
  • The city council has a district emergency plan to support the emergency services and to provide welfare and help in the event of a major disaster. (lancaster.gov.uk)
  • The district plan also links to a number of other plans prepared by the city council and other partner organisations for use in specific circumstances, for example flooding, hazardous substance incidents, oil pollution, and the incidents involving radioactivity. (lancaster.gov.uk)
  • The City Council actively promotes the improvement of community resilience through the creation of community emergency plans. (lancaster.gov.uk)
  • City Council members said they cannot make a decision on the expansion plan until city staff can determine how a driveway that would be built on the north end of the property would affect traffic. (latimes.com)
  • The oil company took a similar proposal to the Mission Viejo City Council last week for a site on Crown Valley Parkway. (latimes.com)
  • The Olympia City Council attempted to come up with an alternate tax proposal, but at a Tuesday meeting voted to take no action and let the court decide. (courthousenews.com)
  • City Council members are elected by the people to implement the will of the people. (courthousenews.com)
  • Some future city workers will receive a 401(k)-style retirement plan rather than traditional pensions under a sweeping plan approved Monday by the City Council. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The deal approved by the council will give new workers the option of selecting a 401(k)-style plan or a 'hybrid' plan that combines such an account with a traditional pension. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The public will be able to comment at the environment committee's meeting at 4 p.m. Monday before it goes to the executive committee on June 25 and to the full city council at its July 16-17 session. (thestar.com)
  • Naomi Peña, the president of the District 1 community education council, an elected parent group, criticized the plan as not doing enough when it was first announced in September. (nytimes.com)
  • Opportunities include serving on a Board, Commission or Committee, providing input on a new City project or speaking at a City Council meeting. (alexandriava.gov)
  • But traffic analyses by the Sacramento Area Council of Governments indicate that unblocking the Capital City Freeway would have positive regional effects that reach beyond Sacramento County. (sacbee.com)
  • I have been very fortunate to have worked with so many wonderful, dedicated and supportive folks who have served on the Gorham Town Council," he wrote. (pressherald.com)
  • Newcastle City Council as the designated Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA) are a statutory consultee in relation to surface water management on all major planning applications and any development that may affect flooding, a watercourse or water body. (newcastle.gov.uk)
  • If you need to contact the city council in an emergency, please telephone 0161 793 2500 during office hours (Minicom: 0161 793 3004). (salford.gov.uk)
  • Salford City Council has a major incident plan which sets out how the city council would deal with a major emergency in partnership with local emergency services such as police, ambulance, the Environment Agency, etc. (salford.gov.uk)
  • The plan, submitted by the Communist Party of China (CPC) Beijing Municipal Committee and Beijing municipal government, was approved by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council Wednesday. (xinhuanet.com)
  • The mid-point briefing was a joint session of the DCDC and city council. (chron.com)
  • The Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC) is formally recommending to city council that they very seriously consider a 'light' zoning ordinance. (chron.com)
  • CPAC also recommended council consider a downtown redevelopment plan. (chron.com)
  • Our list of Resources, Policies and Plans provides a summary of plans that are completed and have been endorsed by Council. (kelowna.ca)
  • The Seattle Chamber's political arm is planning early for next year's city council elections, when all nine seats will be on the ballot. (seattlemet.com)
  • The Civic Alliance for a Sound Economy, the political arm of the Seattle-King County Chamber of Commerce, held a closed-door "business leaders' luncheon" today to discuss, among other things, "Rumors and Lies: Who will run for City Council in 2015? (seattlemet.com)
  • Proponents of districts said during last year's campaing that the new system would lower the barriers to entry for candidates, who won't have to raise as much money to run for city council. (seattlemet.com)
  • The plan will be discussed at city's first 'virtual' council meeting this Thursday (23 April). (brighton-hove.gov.uk)
  • Representatives of Ceres + Landscape Architecture presented during Tuesday's Dillon Town Council meeting its master plan for improvements to Dillon Town Park. (summitdaily.com)
  • A resolution to approve the plan will be presented during the Aug. 20 town council meeting, Wray said. (summitdaily.com)
  • Glenwood Springs City Council will hold off in making any comments on the Rio Grande Trail corridor Access Control Plan until after meeting next month with other area elected officials to discuss the ramifications of the proposal. (postindependent.com)
  • City Council had been set to take up formal comments at its Thursday meeting to send to RFTA by a Feb. 7 deadline, stating its concerns about the access plan. (postindependent.com)
  • On Monday night, the South Portland City Council, including Blake, is expected to pass an ordinance that would prevent the export of crude oil from the waterfront. (latimes.com)
  • A very vocal minority initiated a groundswell of concern in the community, and the City Council adopted this ordinance without addressing, through independent study, the issues that were initially brought up about public health and safety," said Taylor Hudson, head of investor relations for Sprague Energy, a New England energy wholesaler. (latimes.com)
  • The entrance to Negro Canyon is not within the Town of Truckee, and Nevada County Supervisor Chairman Ted Owens attended the meeting to let the council know that Nevada County backed the town its position. (sierrasun.com)
  • Whether or not the process is delayed, the filing of a notice of determination is still a ways off, since the environmental document for the project has not been finalized, according to Bartlett.After the council meeting, Caltrans officials were still uncertain whether they would delay the project, as the town requested. (sierrasun.com)
  • The 2018 Comprehensive Plan significantly increased the amount of planned mixed-use development in the area, but also noted that redevelopment that includes substantial residential components should be preceded by adoption of a detailed City plan that addresses connectivity improvements, more parks and open space, and other amenities and infrastructure necessary to support residential development. (cityofmadison.com)
  • This report benchmarks the use of technology in city planning departments across the United States as of July, 2016, identifies trends based on changes from our research in 2015 , suggests gold standards for using technology in planning, and predicts how technology trends will impact planning departments in 2017-2018. (planetizen.com)
  • A bench-sitter in City Hall Park in Burlington faces the late-afternoon sun on the vernal equinox: Tuesday, March 20, 2018. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • Site plan of proposed changes to Burlington City Hall Park, submitted Feb 8, 2018. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • Tree health 2018: A proposed plan for Burlington City Hall Park shows trees to be removed (in orange), kept (green) and to be newly planted (blue). (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • This issue was raised last spring when Santa Rosa's relatively new city manager started asking around about a group that might take on the planning of the city's sesquicentennial, which will come up in 2018. (pressdemocrat.com)
  • 5-Year Strategic Plan 2012-2017 The 5 Year Strategic Plan for the BetterHealth worksite wellness program is a focus tool to effectively and collaboratively address the program's priorities to increase physical activity, improve nutrition, and reduce tobacco use. (cabq.gov)
  • 2017, August: Proposed plans to rehabilitate City Hall Park include a water park, a concessions kiosk, erosion controls and paths that can withstand heavy foot traffic. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • City Hall Park in Burlington has evolved through many configurations, some of which are shown in this Nov. 2016 presentation of proposed changes. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • 2016: Proposed changes in and around City Hall Park in Burlington include improved stormwater management, wider sidewalks and a ground-level spray-fountain. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • 2016, December: A proposed design for Burlington City Hall Park, created by Coalition for a Livable City, includes serpentine walkways and two fountains. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • BEIJING, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- Authorities in Beijing Friday released the full text of a general city plan for 2016 to 2035, setting the goal of becoming a "world-class harmonious and livable city. (xinhuanet.com)
  • The city's action plan , announced by deputy mayor Alicia Glen and other officials on Wednesday afternoon, is meant to "leverage this momentum" and "harness the interest of the community. (politico.com)
  • The plan was created with significant community involvement, including a series of 30 meetings with local officials and stakeholders, the last of which drew 350 people. (politico.com)
  • As part of these deliberations, the officials shall be invited to recommend areas for inclusion in the plan. (cabq.gov)
  • Philippines officials say they're working out how to reconstruct the devastated city of Marawi in the country's south, where clashes with Islamist militants have displaced at least 400,000 people. (reuters.com)
  • A request by a gas station to add a convenience store and a carwash needs further study, city officials said, setting Oct. 22 as the date for further public comment on the proposal. (latimes.com)
  • The 'hybrid' plan will be two-thirds traditional pension and one-third 401(k)-style plan, officials said. (baltimoresun.com)
  • San Francisco's phased reopening ahead of other prominent Bay Area counties breaks with a norm: City officials have until now remained in lockstep with officials from Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Santa Clara County and San Mateo County since health officers from six counties joined together to announce the nation's first stay-at-home order March 16. (mercurynews.com)
  • Our city officials have done it to us again. (kansascity.com)
  • Town Clerk Susan Wall on Thursday said officials in Salem are working with elections services provider LHS Associates to figure out how misprinted ballots ended up at the polls earlier this week. (unionleader.com)
  • Companies seeking the managed-care contracts have until Feb. 22 to submit their full proposals, and state officials plan to award the contracts later this year. (bizjournals.com)
  • Atlanta officials courted Anderson, the co-founder of a successful Houston biotech company, Synthecon , offering tax and real estate incentives to lure him to their city. (chron.com)
  • Once the resolution is approved, he said town officials and representatives from Zehren and Associates plan to partner on a grant application through Great Outdoors Colorado to fund the design phase of the project. (summitdaily.com)
  • City and county, as well as Carbondale town officials, have aired concerns about the plan since it was released for comment at the end of the year. (postindependent.com)
  • Glenwood Springs and county officials in particular think the access plan, as proposed, goes too far in its attempt to control access across the corridor as it relates to both public and private land-use and development. (postindependent.com)
  • That has not been lost on the oil sector, from the regional players in South Portland to the American Petroleum Institute, the industry's top lobby, which sent a letter to town officials saying the law "would face strong legal challenges. (latimes.com)
  • The de Blasio administration on Wednesday unveiled a 21-point plan for revitalizing the Jamaica section of Queens, which has benefited from a recent rezoning and the construction of a $1.9 billion Air Train but has remained dogged by high unemployment, crumbling infrastructure and a stubborn real estate market. (politico.com)
  • The city of Mount Dora deploys a disaster recovery system to protect valuable public utilities from downtime that could devastate its critical infrastructure. (baselinemag.com)
  • The programme draws on the latest thinking and debates in transport, urban planning and major infrastructure project development. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • And the current Plan Melbourne (which is being revised after its central plank, the East-West downtown road tunnel, was rejected in the last state election) does not provide certainty in terms of housing targets, zoning and infrastructure needs. (abc.net.au)
  • This has the additional benefit of de-politicising metropolitan infrastructure planning. (abc.net.au)
  • Threats, Risks, Vulnerabilities and Disasters caused by climate change and natural hazards have made conventional premises about land use and infrastructure management "out-of-date", on the other hand Smart Planning has emerged as an alternative that seeks to integrate a huge amount of data in order to get key knowledge for decision making in a rapid and responsive manner. (wessex.ac.uk)
  • In this regard, Smart City Planning could play a relevant role in considering capabilities for data collection, information processing, real-time monitoring and networked infrastructure management. (wessex.ac.uk)
  • A smart city plan should start with people and be for people, therefore technology is used as an interface that facilitates the design, management, operation and updating of the networked infrastructure. (wessex.ac.uk)
  • Nunez also said the city will need to continue with investments in fire and police expansion, water and wastewater additional capacity, and storm drainage infrastructure improvements. (chron.com)
  • Councillor Anne Pissaridou, lead member for environment, transport and sustainability said: "The city will need more homes, employment space and improved infrastructure over the next 10 years and I welcome the fact that the policies set out in the City Plan strongly support our priorities to tackle the climate and biodiversity emergencies. (brighton-hove.gov.uk)
  • City Plan Part 2 asks developers to show how their plans will improve green infrastructure such as landscaping, the local network of green spaces, footpaths and cycleways. (brighton-hove.gov.uk)
  • On Friday, the government of Wuhan city in central Hubei published online a draft updated family planning policy which it says is aimed at keeping the city's birth rate at a low level. (yahoo.com)
  • The City of Kenosha has prepared a draft plan fulfilling this requirement entitled, "Comprehensive Plan for the City of Kenosha: 2035. (kenosha.org)
  • The department announced a preliminary draft of the plan in September and then held meetings for parents. (nytimes.com)
  • The event provided a draft outline for the Riverwalk Urban Design Master Plan (UDMP). (yahoo.com)
  • The resolution also will feature language to partner with Zehren and Associates to draft a design of the plans. (summitdaily.com)
  • Canizaro acknowledged that allowing redevelopment in all parts of the city could create exactly what ULI fears: a "jack-o'-lantern" effect in which rebuilt homes are surrounded by blighted properties and empty lots. (nola.com)
  • The overall goal for the Odana Area Plan process is to create a plan that addresses those elements to facilitate redevelopment within an area that has, thus far, not seen as much redevelopment as many other areas of the city that are between West Towne and East Towne. (cityofmadison.com)
  • The Odana Area Plan creation, combined with the concurrent Greater East Towne Area Plan process, represents a new type of undertaking for the City: large-scale plans to guide redevelopment of predominantly commercial areas into mixed-use Activity Centers. (cityofmadison.com)
  • Plan CC 2035, a proposed planning guide for the city, calls for encouragement of infill and redevelopment in older areas of the city. (caller.com)
  • The principles of sustainability, quality, equity and rapidity are the main pillars for smart city planning. (wessex.ac.uk)
  • The below initiatives are currently being developed into long-term plans to help advance community sustainability. (kelowna.ca)
  • Provide a land use plan and policies that will guide long-term development and improve sustainability in the Village. (ottawa.ca)
  • Search the definitive online directory of academic programs in urban planning and related fields. (planetizen.com)
  • It creates plans on behalf of the TPB, provides technical services and enforces zoning restrictions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outline Zoning Plans are the standard zoning maps adopted for different areas of the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • A wide influence on planning in U.S. cities was exerted by the zoning laws adopted in New York City in 1916, which controlled the uses of each district in the city and regulated the areas and heights of buildings in relation to street width. (questia.com)
  • Also browse this section of our website to find forms and information for builders and developers as well as information on city, transportation and social planning strategies, bylaws (Zoning, OCP), reports and current projects. (richmond.ca)
  • Official mapping, subdivision regulation, City zoning ordinances, and zoning of shorelands or wetlands in shorelands are required to be consistent with the comprehensive plan. (kenosha.org)
  • Land use and zoning policies adopted by the City Commissioners have been designed to protect, preserve and enhance the city's residential neighborhoods and to encourage higher density residential and mixed-use development in downtown Decatur and the city's other commercial areas. (decaturga.com)
  • In 1988 a comprehensive land use and zoning plan was prepared by the Planning Commission and approved by the City Commissioners. (decaturga.com)
  • This plan is designed to serve as a guide for future land use and zoning decisions. (decaturga.com)
  • The comprehensive land use and zoning plan is reviewed and amended periodically to reflect changing conditions and community goals. (decaturga.com)
  • The relationship of the proposed development to the Master Plan, Zoning Map, policies and controls for the affected area. (ecode360.com)
  • Rio de Janeiro has become more than just a vacation spot, but a prime meeting and event planning destination as well, with improvements like a refurbished airport and 4,000 new hotel rooms. (cvent.com)
  • Canizaro said residents must have an "absolute commitment" from the federal government on such improvements before all areas of the city are opened for reconstruction. (nola.com)
  • The village is in the early stages of revising its comprehensive plan -- essentially a road map for future land uses, improvements and investments -- and is inviting the public to weigh in. (dailyherald.com)
  • Transportation Planning is helping the City of San Diego plan for its future mobility needs by developing transportation master plans, determining roadway improvements and increasing the use of transportation systems. (sandiego.gov)
  • It is founded upon section 2 of the Town Planning Ordinance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The audit plan gives consideration of those audits which may be mandated by ordinance. (cabq.gov)
  • The "Comprehensive Plan for the City of Kenosha: 2035" follows several years of work by the City of Kenosha, in cooperation with Kenosha County, participating local governments and the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC). (kenosha.org)
  • The plan also specifies the targets for smog control, with PM 2.5 density intended to decrease from the current levels of 80.6 micrograms to 56 micrograms per cubic meter of air by 2020, and air quality ultimately improved by 2035. (xinhuanet.com)
  • To realize the targets, the plan says Beijing will ban coal-firing furnaces by 2020, and forbid coal use by 2035. (xinhuanet.com)
  • Plan CC 2035, a proposed planning guide for the city, is intended to help manage Corpus Christi's growth and provide orderly annexation. (caller.com)
  • They serve on either the Metro Planning Committee (MPC) concerning Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and Tsuen Wan, or the Rural and New Town Planning Committee (RNTPC), covering the New Territories excluding Tsuen Wan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Babies resulting from an unmarried relationship or an affair with someone who is already married will provoke a "social compensation fee," an official at the family planning committee of Wuhan city in central Hubei province said Monday. (yahoo.com)
  • Prior to the beginning of each fiscal year, the Director shall submit an annual audit plan to the Committee for review and comment. (cabq.gov)
  • The Planning and Priorities Committee (P&P) oversees the Annual Update portion of the Integrated Planning Process . (pasadena.edu)
  • Councilwoman Helen Holton , chairwoman of the Budget and Appropriations Committee, said the pension plan moves the city 'in the right direction. (baltimoresun.com)
  • MTA Executive Director Mike Whitten told the aldermen's Human Resources Committee on Tuesday that the move would allow the city to reduce its subsidy to the authority by $33,440.The proposal, which Whitten devised with city Human Resources Director Jane Gile, came after the MTA's current insurer, the Local Government Center, raised its premiums 19.3 percent for the next fiscal year. (unionleader.com)
  • The city's policy, Whitten's said, would be slightly less costly than the LGC's because it has a lower deductible.Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield administers Manchester's health plan, but the city is self-insured, meaning it pays claims directly.Members of the Human Resources Committee had a mostly favorable response to the proposal, but a couple of aldermen raised concerns about the potential cost of individual claims. (unionleader.com)
  • Ward 4 Alderman Jim Roy said he wanted the city's finance director to look over the proposal.The committee approved the plan by a unanimous vote. (unionleader.com)
  • we were looking, as a joint committee, for innovative ways to increase access to many Kansans who were not, and in many cases still are not, receiving health care," said Sen. David Haley , D-Kansas City, a member of the joint committee. (bizjournals.com)
  • This group, the Thrive Baltimore Committee, will work to achieve the goals of the plan and to proactively assess the needs of UB and the surrounding community. (ubalt.edu)
  • With three buildings already open on the north part of the Campus and two more under construction, the final two plots, which form an important gateway into the White City Campus from Wood Lane, were unanimously approved by the LBHF planning committee. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • Not a city committee, they were quick to point out, but a freestanding, proper historical society - just like the ones in all the other towns around. (pressdemocrat.com)
  • Most people recognize a structural imbalance when they see one, and time limits on public delegations (5 minutes) at Planning Committee meetings sure have every appearance of imbalance. (spacing.ca)
  • The public would be better served if the five minute speaking restriction was removed from planning committee, or applied equally to staff and development representatives. (spacing.ca)
  • The American Planning Association's International Division is sponsoring activities celebrating this year's World Town Planning Day. (planning.org)
  • Joining planners and planning organizations from around the globe, APA and APA's International Division are excited to bring you online multimedia resources focusing on this year's theme, Implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the New Urban Agenda (NUA). (planning.org)
  • Integrated Planning by nature is a cyclical process, which culminates in each year's new tentative budget. (pasadena.edu)
  • The launch of each year's Integrated Planning Process is an annual Planning Retreat made up of BRAC , IEC , and P&P . The retreat will set the tone for the year in regards to budget expectations and overall focus for the college. (pasadena.edu)
  • At a time when the City of Toronto is likely to be asking taxpayers for more money for next year's budget, it cannot afford to look like it is squandering millions on illegitimate drug claims. (thestar.com)
  • He said this year's experiment could include up to 12,720 of the city's 200,000 or so kindergarten through second graders, and that depending on the results, the city could mandate a single test to be used next year, allow principals to choose which tests they prefer or go back to doing things the way they were done before. (nytimes.com)
  • city planning, process of planning for the improvement of urban centers in order to provide healthy and safe living conditions, efficient transport and communication, adequate public facilities, and aesthetic surroundings. (questia.com)
  • Planned Parenthood of New York City has health centers in all five boroughs. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • The San Francisco Planning Department needed a way to decide when to refer project sponsors or developers to the San Francisco Department of Public Health. (cdc.gov)
  • Renzo Piano's wood model for the new Downtown Whitney, displayed at today's City Planning Commission public hearing. (artsjournal.com)
  • The fundamental feature of the plans of Babylon, Nineveh, and the cities of ancient Greece and of China was a geographical pattern of main streets running north and south and east and west, with a public square or forum in the center. (questia.com)
  • More than four years in preparation, the 25-page Community Safety Element of the General Plan and an accompanying 69-page report are intended to educate the public about hazards and how to prevent or reduce the disruption they cause. (sfgate.com)
  • The Planning Commission has scheduled an April 24 public hearing on the safety element. (sfgate.com)
  • But in public and in private, other commission members have made it clear they also support the concept of a smaller city. (nola.com)
  • The public transportation has been so planned that none of the city's inhabitants will be more than 200 meters from the nearest public transportation link. (inhabitat.com)
  • The comprehensive planning process provides for a number of opportunities for the public to view the comprehensive plan and to ask questions. (kenosha.org)
  • City bus tour (CBT) service, that is, a specific bus service providing pre-planned tours to a number of PoI, is an alternative commonly preferred to public transportation. (springer.com)
  • Worse, it undermines public confidence in city administration and feeds the perception that there's a river of wasteful "gravy" flowing through city hall. (thestar.com)
  • But this is just the kind of thing that opponents of any tax or revenue increase are bound to seize on as the city comes to grips with how to pay for major public projects. (thestar.com)
  • San Mateo County plans to release a revised shelter-in-place order of its own that also will move toward reopening, but it won't necessarily align with what San Francisco is doing, said San Mateo County Public Information Officer Preston Merchant. (mercurynews.com)
  • Marin County plans to release new reopening guidelines Friday that are similar to San Francisco's but don't project as far out into the future, said Public Information Officer Laine Hendricks. (mercurynews.com)
  • The Bloomberg administration, which has made accountability the watchword of its overhaul of public education, is asking elementary school principals across the city to give standardized tests in English and math to children as young as kindergartners. (nytimes.com)
  • As city logistics aims at creating efficient and environmental-friendly urban freight transport systems, these chapters deal with challenging urban freight transport problems from various point of views of the usage of ITS (Intelligent Transport Systems), multi-agent modelling, public-private partnerships, and the disaster consideration. (bookdepository.com)
  • The set of technological tools that cities use to publish planning and other information to improve the public good has exploded over the last five years, so much that there have emerged "clusters of innovation and investment" within the relatively new field of "civic tech. (planetizen.com)
  • These links contain information about the City of Alexandria's law enforcement agencies and public safety organizations, courts and judicial system. (alexandriava.gov)
  • The City provides public assistance as a safety net for individuals and families, including help with homelessness prevention, food, rent, utilities, medical coverage and prescriptions, job training and placement assistance, and much more. (alexandriava.gov)
  • The City of Alexandria does not operate any public utilities. (alexandriava.gov)
  • The state also plans a public open house Oct. 5 in the Cal Expo administration building, 3 to 7 p.m. to display plans and solicit opinions. (sacbee.com)
  • 2012, May: A conceptual plan from May shows a re-configured City Hall Park in Burlington, created after a year-long public outreach project by Burlington City Arts. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • The Planning Board shall be under no obligation to schedule a public hearing or take any action with respect to a site plan application until a formal application has been made on forms provided by the Code Enforcement Officer and a detailed site plan in accordance with § 310-7.4 has been submitted. (ecode360.com)
  • The Planning Board shall, except as provided herein and above, fix a time for the conduct of a public hearing on the matter of a site plan application within 62 days from the date the application is received. (ecode360.com)
  • Public notice of said hearing shall be printed in the official newspaper of the Town at least five days prior to the date thereof. (ecode360.com)
  • The decision of the Board on the application after conclusion of the public hearing shall be filed in the office of the Town Clerk within five business days after the day such decision is rendered, and a copy thereof mailed to the applicant. (ecode360.com)
  • The Baltimore City Anchor Plan focuses on innovative initiatives in four priority areas: public safety, local hiring, local purchasing and quality of life. (ubalt.edu)
  • Some of the specific programs under this section include City administration of development impact fees, impact fee deferral agreements, reimbursement agreements, monitoring of development agreements and preparation of public facility plans and policies. (sandiego.gov)
  • 6 to 6" provides public elementary and middle school children in the City of San Diego with academic enrichment and recreational activities before and after normal school hours in thesafety of community schools while their parents are at work. (sandiego.gov)
  • The plan encompasses the most popular themes from two of the three concept drawings presented last month to the public, said Dillon town manager Joe Wray. (summitdaily.com)
  • Sturges said the process now needs to be slowed down so he public can have adequate time to examine and comment on the access plan. (postindependent.com)
  • The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham (LBHF) has approved the College's amendments to the White City Campus North masterplan, which were the result of a year-long public consultation with key stakeholders, including local residents and businesses. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • The College's vision is to work in partnership with the local community at White City to bring cutting-edge research expertise and evidence-based solutions to the public health challenges that affect the local community most profoundly, and to apply this learning to shape the future of public health across the globe. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • Professor Deborah Ashby, Director of the School of Public Health, said: "Our new School of Public Health at White City will be an outstanding hub for research, education and community engagement. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • Two years ago, the city decided to pursue the Mid-Block garage project as a public garage to be built with revenue bonds by the New Haven Parking Authority, over a private garage proposed for the same site. (nhregister.com)
  • Public transport is by far the easiest way to get to the venue, but if you are driving, please remember that O2 Forum Kentish Town is in a residential area, which means they are in a Controlled Parking Zone that's just for residents and permit holders. (ticketmaster.co.uk)
  • Public spaces have a range of roles to play in a town or city. (who.int)
  • 7. Let the public figure out what Ottawa's Official Plan (OP) really does. (spacing.ca)
  • Her audit raises the troubling question of whether some workers are hijacking the city's health care plan to pay for drugs they aren't consuming themselves. (thestar.com)
  • MANCHESTER - The Manchester Transit Authority wants to shift its employees to the city's health plan with the goal of saving the agency nearly $70,000 a year in premium costs. (unionleader.com)
  • In 2003 the disease was the fourth leading killer in the city, accounting for 1,891 deaths, according to Thomas R. Frieden, M.D., MPH, the city's health commissioner. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The plan is viewed as a flexible and dynamic tool that can be amended throughout the year to reflect changing City risks and priorities. (cabq.gov)
  • Rather than priorities being completely revised after each state election, metropolitan planning outlasts both state and local government election cycles. (abc.net.au)
  • Indeed, the Chinese government announced last year that it planned to move two million people from remote villages into cities by 2020 in an attempt to alleviate rural poverty, and as a show of modernization. (cnn.com)
  • Construction is set to begin in 2020, Boeri said there is still a lot of planning and research required before a projected completion date can be set. (cnn.com)
  • These lectures and discussions will address the application of the SDGs and NUA across different geographic levels, sectors, and contexts, including planning for livable communities for all ages, environmental planning at the regional and territorial level, and cultural heritage planning for resilience. (planning.org)
  • This webinar presents an international approach to planning livable communities for ALL ages, shares lessons from research among planners and aging professionals - in the U.S. and overseas - and offers opportunities for planners around the world to learn from and contribute to this important conversation. (planning.org)
  • At any given time, there are planning studies that are particularly active, usually involving work with committees having neighborhood and business members, often with goals to rezone, solve a particular problem, or create documentation of a topic. (cambridgema.gov)
  • The adopted land use maps above have been updated to include all adopted revisions made to the neighborhood plans. (kenosha.org)
  • Contact the Department of Communtity Development and Inspections at (262) 653-4030 if you have questions regarding the neighborhood plans. (kenosha.org)
  • Mayor Bell praised the collaborative effort of the city, county, Mercy, and the neighborhood group. (toledoblade.com)
  • A $9 million overhaul of the corridor between Dunwoody Boulevard and Franklin Avenue linking downtown Minneapolis to the Uptown neighborhood is planned to start in 2015. (finance-commerce.com)
  • Redeveloping the land adjacent to the town railroad (an area dubbed "the Hinge") to include a shade garden to increase enjoyment of outdoor space, a commercial and residential corridor, and a more bustling train station containing a walkway with scenic views and a restaurant. (fastcompany.com)
  • Some had previously been announced, like the city Economic Development Authorities plan to redevelop the 168thStreet NYPD garage into a mixed-income complex that will include housing, retail and community center. (politico.com)
  • Three levels for movement for the city would include a light railway between Masdar to Abu Dhabi, a second level for pedestrians, and a third for "personalized rapid transport pods. (inhabitat.com)
  • The plan shall include the auditees scheduled for audit during the year, a statement of the scope of the audit and the estimated time required to complete the audit. (cabq.gov)
  • The area's strengths include cleantech and energy, and many startups are spun out of Colorado State University , which is located in the city. (xconomy.com)
  • The vision for the 2041 Official Community Plan (OCP) is for Richmond to become a more sustainable community - a place of great spaces and experiences, a place where the greatest assets include a vibrant downtown, connected neighbourhoods, island shoreline, open spaces as well as protected and productive agricultural lands. (richmond.ca)
  • Using this data, the city will create an HbA1c registry that will include test results and clinician and patient information, that can then be used for surveillance purposes. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Those plans include the removal of many of the park's mature but ailing trees -- a step that's been fought by a group of vocal opponents. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • Beginning this week, the city of Boston will ask developers how they plan to include women and minorities as workers and investors when putting city-owned real estate out for bid. (planetizen.com)
  • Submitted applications shall include a description of all proposed uses, a State Environmental Quality Review (SEQRA) Short or Long Environmental Assessment Form, as determined by the Planning Board, and a site plan. (ecode360.com)
  • In the darkened room for the PowerPoint presentation, city leaders mulled over the results and offered insights for continued direction for Nunez to include in the plan. (chron.com)
  • Community plans are written to refine the General Plan's citywide policies, designate land uses and housing densities, and include additional site-specific recommendations as needed. (sandiego.gov)
  • What can you tell job seekers about City of El Paso's Pension Plan? (glassdoor.com)
  • Glassdoor is your resource for information about the Pension Plan benefits at City of El Paso. (glassdoor.com)
  • Learn about City of El Paso Pension Plan, including a description from the employer, and comments and ratings provided anonymously by current and former City of El Paso employees. (glassdoor.com)
  • The city of Cincinnati has reached a deal to fund workers' pension plan for the future, but implementing it will take some work now. (wlwt.com)
  • To reduce these traumatic effects of a future disaster, the San Francisco Planning Commission is about to approve the first revision in 23 years to The City's blueprint for human protection. (sfgate.com)
  • San Francisco Mayor London Breed released a plan for a phased reopening of the city Thursday, including dates for when restaurants, hair salons and barber shops and indoor religious services will be able to resume operating. (mercurynews.com)
  • We actually have a guide for what San Francisco will look like as we begin to envision a normal future where we can get our city going, get back to work and get back to our lives as we know it, although we will be making a number of adjustments in this process," Breed said during a press briefing. (mercurynews.com)
  • The Town Planning Board (Chinese: 城市規劃委員會) is a statutory body of the Hong Kong Government tasked with developing urban plans with an aim to ensuring the "health, safety, convenience and general welfare of the community through the process of guiding and controlling the development and use of land, and to bring about a better organised, efficient and desirable place to live and work. (wikipedia.org)
  • When residential or other sensitive uses such as a community space are proposed for sites within 500 feet of roads that more than 100,000 cars travel on daily, the Planning Department is required to perform a risk assessment to fully understand the potential effects of the project before approving it. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, pointed out Wendy Nelder , the former supervisor who is now community liaison officer for the OES, "We have a 2,000-page emergency operations plan for The City. (sfgate.com)
  • The city immediately embraced a handful of smaller-scale ideas, including citywide Wi-Fi, a community soccer league, more bike paths, and an initiative to plant a tree for every family. (fastcompany.com)
  • The implementation of the Jamaica Now action plan will create the growth and revitalization that this community has needed and deserved for so very long. (politico.com)
  • This plan also addresses our healthcare needs, education, arts and culture, so there are a plethora of things that service our entire community, not only service our community but will attract others from outside. (politico.com)
  • He said that when his office received an invitation from Katz and the mayor's office about participating in the planning process, they had a list of community members to involve asked whether anybody was missing. (politico.com)
  • The Department of City Planning and Real Estate Development (CPRED) includes two professional degree programs which allow the department to engage in a full spectrum of land and community management, planning, and design studies. (clemson.edu)
  • Even though it might not get the attention from outsiders that Boulder and Denver receive, Fort Collins is a city with an active entrepreneurial community. (xconomy.com)
  • See our Official Community Plan . (richmond.ca)
  • It raises the question of why the city has squandered millions in taxpayer dollars on seemingly fraudulent drug claims at a time when departments such as Toronto Community Housing and the TTC are strapped for cash to provide even the most basic of services. (thestar.com)
  • People want a community feel, a center of town," Mancino said. (dailyherald.com)
  • On Thursday, the New York City Education Department announced that it was implementing a school choice system aimed at increasing the racial and socioeconomic diversity in their district, Community School District 1. (nytimes.com)
  • Our social media objective is to strengthen City responsiveness and transparency to inform the community about City events, programs, services, emergencies, and more. (alexandriava.gov)
  • Through engaging the community, encouraging participation, and facilitating access to arts and culture, the City builds a vibrant community for its residents, workers, and visitors. (alexandriava.gov)
  • It is also responsible for the formulation, development and implementation of strategies for community regeneration, the preparation of master plans and planning briefs for development sites and the development and management of environmental improvement projects. (dundeecity.gov.uk)
  • City leaders had positive reactions March 6 as they listened intently to a presentation by Kendig Keast Collaborative , the firm hired by the Dayton Community Development Corporation (DCDC) to guide the city with the coming growth and development. (chron.com)
  • The plans are created in consultation with the community and stakeholders. (kelowna.ca)
  • Community plans work together with the General Plan to provide location-based policies and recommendations in the City's 50-plus community planning areas. (sandiego.gov)
  • Read more about the community plans. (sandiego.gov)
  • Park Planning provides information on the planning and inventory of parkland and open space in each community planning area. (sandiego.gov)
  • With an emphasis on core neighborhoods and low- and moderate-income residents, City Planning and Community Investment improves the quality of life and ensures a healthy economy for all San Diegans through its programs. (sandiego.gov)
  • The Program provides a variety of City and community-focused services to San Diegans in a personalized manner to enrich the quality of life for all of our communities. (sandiego.gov)
  • The community is being tested to look ahead - 20 years into the future, to be exact - to weigh the merits of a proposed planning document intended to balance investing in the older center of the city and facilitating new development. (caller.com)
  • We are truly inspired by the great community involvement and support in the master planning effort for the town park. (summitdaily.com)
  • We are truly inspired by the great community involvement and support in the master planning effort for the town park," said Stephanie McClurg, a landscape designer with Ceres +, in an email. (summitdaily.com)
  • The goal of the Manotick Secondary Plan is to provide a policy framework that supports the community vision. (ottawa.ca)
  • Ensure that residential development located outside of the Village Core consists primarily of single detached dwellings, with the exception of the Mahogany Community and lands designated Residential (Medium Density) as detailed in this Plan. (ottawa.ca)
  • THERE IS every reason to believe that, after 158 years of existence, 144 of them as an official chartered city, Santa Rosa has finally been "discovered" by the history community. (pressdemocrat.com)
  • Charged with determining the merits of the project based on the OPA as it applies to a proposed development, it often fails a community unless lawyers versed in planning are retained. (spacing.ca)
  • 4. Value those Community Design Plans (CDP) and Secondary Plans (SP). (spacing.ca)
  • A morning email with must-read analysis and breaking news on city news and politics. (politico.com)
  • While this may be good news for residents and builders of illegal constructions, this can hardly be the policy for sound town planning. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Keep up with essential planning news and commentary, delivered to your inbox every Monday and Thursday. (planetizen.com)
  • Lamar is a city of about 8,500 people. (cnn.com)
  • This is aimed at the people spending the money,' says Stagner, who also hopes the program will give the town a morale boost. (cnn.com)
  • We want people to think about the consequences of a disaster of any kind and of how to respond," said city planner Catherine Bauman . (sfgate.com)
  • For example, it demands The City plan a recovery effort to find new housing for the anticipated displaced people and businesses. (sfgate.com)
  • Right now, we do have a plan for immediate (temporary) sheltering of people," Canton said. (sfgate.com)
  • The majority had never been or their only experience was the bus depot, where people transfer buses to get to their army base," explains Alexis Wheeler, a graduate student in MIT's Department of Urban Studies and Planning. (fastcompany.com)
  • Social compensation fees are levied on people who break China's strict family planning policy, which restricts many urban couples to one child. (yahoo.com)
  • Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • The city would be walled on all sides, and house 50,000 people and 1,500 businesses. (inhabitat.com)
  • Gwinn`s layout contradicts what most people think of as the rules for modern city planning, but the departures are deliberate. (chicagotribune.com)
  • In short, he said that towns should reject most of the trappings of progress and emphasize the traditional features that most people value in small-town living. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Eventually, up to 30,000 people could call the Forest City home. (cnn.com)
  • This practice note gives advice on how good planning can create better environments for people living with dementia. (rtpi.org.uk)
  • The biggest impact of startup week on any city is getting all the various people involved in startups to engage with each other across a wide variety of activities in a short period of time. (xconomy.com)
  • People are at the forefront of city change. (wessex.ac.uk)
  • What a bunch of people we have running our city. (kansascity.com)
  • Only 10% of people with diabetes in the city are said to actually know their HbA1c levels. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Planetizen: The independent resource for people passionate about planning and related fields. (planetizen.com)
  • We're really pleased and we think this is representative of what the people truly want out their town park. (summitdaily.com)
  • Learn some of the things you need to know as a new resident, and explore the City's website for more information about City government services, programs, initiatives, projects and events. (alexandriava.gov)
  • The work of Daniel Hudson Burnham for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893, was a stimulus to city planning, and Burnham, with Edward Bennett, drew up a plan for Chicago, much of which was put into execution. (questia.com)
  • The emphasis is on the traditional small-town charm and attributes often missing in suburbs and urban areas,'' Ross said. (chicagotribune.com)
  • If you are looking for small-town charm and big-city amenities, Alexandria is the place to find them. (alexandriava.gov)
  • Follow along with APA on Twitter ( @APA_Planning ) as we bring you content throughout Wednesday, November 8, and join the global conversation using #WTPD2017 . (planning.org)
  • Get full access to Tri-City Herald content across all your devices. (tri-cityherald.com)
  • Instead, the applicant prepares a master layout plan and submits it for consideration by the Town Planning Board, who can approve or reject it. (wikipedia.org)
  • No building permit shall be issued for any use or structure covered by this section until an approved site plan or approved amendment of any such plan has been secured by the applicant from the Planning Board and filed with the Code Enforcement Officer. (ecode360.com)
  • Prior to the submission of a site plan, the applicant or his/her representative shall meet with the Code Enforcement Officer. (ecode360.com)
  • The Planning Board shall mail notice of said hearing to the applicant at least 10 days prior to the hearing. (ecode360.com)
  • The time within which the Planning Board must render its decision may be extended by mutual consent of the applicant and the Board. (ecode360.com)
  • Where the applicant wishes to develop in stages, a site plan indicating ultimate development shall be presented for approval. (ecode360.com)
  • An application for approval of a preliminary plan of a subdivision shall be submitted to the Planning Board by the applicant, who is defined in § 159-3 . (ecode360.com)
  • If the application is deemed incomplete, the Board, by vote, may reject the plan, and no further action shall be taken by the Board until the applicant resubmits an amended application. (ecode360.com)
  • Anchor institutions are pillars of strength in Baltimore city communities, and continued collaboration between the city and anchors will help grow Baltimore. (ubalt.edu)
  • And near the geographic center of this interesting county is Santa Rosa, with a population nearing 170,000, which, as the official seat of government, considers itself the capital city of this domain. (pressdemocrat.com)
  • Notice shall be given to the Town Clerk when the preliminary application is filed with the Planning Board. (ecode360.com)
  • Wiener joined José Luis Sert in 1942 to form Town Planning Associates which operated until 1959, when they finished the Havana Plan Piloto, as an architectural, urban planning, and site planning consultant firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • Benefiting from the cultural exchanges fostered under the Roosevelt Administration's Good Neighbor Policy, Town Planning Associates received their first commission for a model town in Brazil, the Cidade dos Motores (Motor City), intended to accommodate twenty-five thousand industrial and agricultural workers in a site next to an aircraft-engine factory. (wikipedia.org)
  • As for site planning, the city would be oriented north-east to south-west to ensure optimum balance of sunlight and shade. (inhabitat.com)
  • A noteworthy project that is under construction is at the former Faces site along the Route 2 entry into the city. (cambridgema.gov)
  • The Town of Fallsburg Planning Board is authorized, in accordance with §§ 274-a and 274-b of the New York State Town Law, to review and approve, approve with modifications or disapprove site plans connected therewith. (ecode360.com)
  • Through site plan review, it is the intent of this article to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the residents of the Town and to ensure that proposed development and use of land within the Town of Fallsburg will have a harmonious relationship with the existing or permitted use of contiguous land and of adjacent neighborhoods. (ecode360.com)
  • 310-7.2 Applicability and effect of site plan review. (ecode360.com)
  • Accessory structures or uses which exceed the gross floor area of the principal structure shall require site plan approval. (ecode360.com)
  • Any existing use which would otherwise be subject to this section that has been discontinued for a period of two years or more shall be subject to site plan review before such use is resumed. (ecode360.com)
  • The creation or enlargement of a sludge lagoon or similar waste-holding facility related to any agricultural operation, agribusiness or similar use shall not be exempt from these regulations and shall require site plan approval by the Planning Board. (ecode360.com)
  • Effect of site plan approval. (ecode360.com)
  • No lot or parcel of land shall be used except in conformity with an approved site plan, when required. (ecode360.com)
  • In all cases where this chapter requires approval of site plans by the Planning Board, no building permit shall be issued by the Code Enforcement Officer except upon authorization of and in conformity with the plans approved by the Planning Board. (ecode360.com)
  • No certificate of occupancy will be issued for any structure or use of land covered by this section unless the structure is completed or the land is developed or used in accordance with an approved site plan or approved amendment of any such plan. (ecode360.com)
  • The purpose of the conference shall be to discuss proposed uses or development in order to determine which of the site plan elements in this article shall be submitted to the Planning Board to determine conformity with the provisions and intent of this article. (ecode360.com)
  • Site plan submission. (ecode360.com)
  • Within six months following the presubmission conference, 12 copies of the site plan and any related information shall be submitted to the Code Enforcement Officer at least 15 days prior to the Planning Board meeting at which approval is requested. (ecode360.com)
  • All uses other than one-family detached dwellings and agricultural uses shall require site plan approval by the Planning Board. (ecode360.com)
  • The Planning Board may, at its sole discretion, engage the services of such experts and/or consultants, including but not limited to engineers or other analysts, as it determines shall be required in order to properly evaluate a site plan application pursuant to this chapter. (ecode360.com)
  • The site plan shall show the subject lot and all structures on adjacent properties within 100 feet of the lot lines of subject lot, plans and elevations of all proposed outdoor signs, floor plans and plans for exterior alterations of all existing and proposed structures and any other such building plans and elevations as the Planning Board may require. (ecode360.com)
  • The city of Toledo, Lucas County Land Bank, Mercy Health Partners, Cherry Street Legacy Project, and neighbors of the Bronson Place Association are involved in the project to transform the site into green space. (toledoblade.com)
  • Imperial's vision for White City has reached a new milestone as the revised masterplan for the north of the site gets the green light. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • Across the White City Campus north site, Imperial's world-class researchers and partners from industry are already helping to tackle major global challenges by sharing ideas and turning cutting-edge research into benefits for society. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • NEW HAVEN Fifteen years in the planning, the city has scratched the Mid-Block Garage off Elm Street, but is negotiating for a more economically feasible site nearby. (nhregister.com)
  • Bialecki said, in the end, the cost of acquiring the seven properties in the center of the block bound by Wall, Orange, Elm and Church streets, plus other accommodations needed to fit the garage on the odd-shaped site, left the plan unworkable. (nhregister.com)
  • Historic Preservation Planning is responsible for updating and developing policies and programs that protect the unique history, architecture, and character of San Diego. (sandiego.gov)
  • The legislators gave final approval to pay back $3.7 million from a homeless services grant after the federal government said the city and its subcontractors could not sufficiently account for how the money was spent. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The City provides a number of services to residents, including refuse collection and recycling. (alexandriava.gov)
  • Please visit our Coronavirus Support page for information about impacts on City events, services and facilities. (geelongaustralia.com.au)
  • Provide a connectivity plan for pedestrians, cyclists and others that will improve ways in which residents and visitors can travel within, to and from the Village Core, that also increases access to the Rideau River, Manotick's amenities, services and destinations. (ottawa.ca)
  • Stock says the city anticipates shelling out $50,000 worth of gift certificates. (cnn.com)
  • The Cambridge Riverfront Plan anticipates improving access to the river from neighborhoods all along the length of the city. (cambridgema.gov)
  • LAMAR, COLORADO (CNN) -- While most of America waits for federal stimulus money to make its way into wallets, one small town on the Colorado plains has taken matters into its own hands by launching its own economic recovery plan. (cnn.com)
  • Ron Stock is the city administrator of Lamar, Colorado, and came up with the town's "stimulus plan. (cnn.com)
  • Jones has more to gain from the stimulus plan than a night out with his wife. (cnn.com)
  • A few blocks up Main Street, Roger Stagner is proud of Lamar's small-town stimulus program. (cnn.com)
  • He is also a city councilman and says Lamar can't wait for the federal stimulus plan. (cnn.com)
  • The California Environmental Health Tracking Program developed a traffic tool that the Planning Department used as a screening instrument. (cdc.gov)
  • The fee depends on the province and the whim of the local family planning bureau, and the children are denied education and health benefits. (yahoo.com)
  • Evidence has shown that good quality housing and well-planned, enabling local environments can have a substantial impact on the quality of life of someone living with dementia, helping them to live well for longer and of course, town planning has a key role to play if health and social care policies are to succeed. (rtpi.org.uk)
  • It summarises expert advice, outlines key planning and health policy and highlights good practice case studies. (rtpi.org.uk)
  • Learn more about inclusive planning and health at the RTPI here . (rtpi.org.uk)
  • The animal's owner could get the pet back following a hearing process in the city Health Department, Curran said. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Once we receive approval by the County Health Officer, we plan to open our practice facility for voluntary workouts with our players," the Warriors said in a statement. (mercurynews.com)
  • Explain that the HbA1c registry described is only a proposal and is subject to approval by the New York City Board of Health. (medpagetoday.com)
  • NEW YORK, July 26-Health authorities here are planning a diabetes surveillance program throughout the city. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Under the health agency's plan, which requires approval by the city's Board of Health, laboratories that test for HbA1c levels and have electronic reporting capacity via file upload will be required to add the test to their report. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The health office culture that emerges over five years will demonstrate that the City of Albuquerque and 16 government entities truly value health. (cabq.gov)
  • Acting on the finding, the city health department yesterday announced a plan to screen children for signs of hunger and to link families to food pantries and federal nutrition programs such as food stamps and Women Infants and Children. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The links between urban planning and health are many and varied. (who.int)
  • The practice of urban planning has a strong relationship to health. (who.int)
  • The Planning Department is the executive arm of the Town Planning Board. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tool helped the Planning Department determine how close high-traffic roads were to a proposed project development. (cdc.gov)
  • The first installations are expected to be on city streets this fall, according to the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications. (politico.com)
  • City Planning and Real Estate Development welcomes our new department chair, Dr. John Gaber. (clemson.edu)
  • Richmond's future growth is managed through our Planning and Development Department, including Building Approvals, along with programs offered through our Economic Development Office. (richmond.ca)
  • Of the 602 cities we evaluated, 600 (99 percent) had a dedicated page, collection of pages, or website for their planning department. (planetizen.com)
  • Only two cities did not have a website for their planning department. (planetizen.com)
  • Figure 2: U.S. cities with planning department websites. (planetizen.com)
  • City Engineer Terri Partch said she was informed that the Colorado Department of Transportation is also likely to comment on RFTA's access plan. (postindependent.com)
  • Editor's Note: Form B is on file in the Planning Department offices. (ecode360.com)
  • Editor's Note: The statement of interest is on file in the Planning Department offices. (ecode360.com)
  • Garfield County commissioners have suggested a roundtable meeting among the local government members of the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority, which oversees the former railroad corridor, and others who would be impacted by the restrictive access plan. (postindependent.com)
  • Earlier this week, RFTA assured county commissioners that the plan is not intended to deny the legal right of property owners to continue to use historical crossings of the railroad corridor. (postindependent.com)
  • Local stakeholders used the California Tracking Program's traffic tool to identify and prevent potentially harmful environmental risks in city planning. (cdc.gov)
  • He also owns the local Radio Shack franchise and hopes the plan will boost his business. (cnn.com)
  • Local developer Joe Canizaro on Tuesday said he and other appointees to the Bring New Orleans Back commission agree that some floodprone parts of the city should be returned to wetland, a key recommendation from the Urban Land Institute that has drawn protests from many residents and the politicians who represent them. (nola.com)
  • Glen said that sort of planning process would be duplicated in other neighborhoods in developing local action plans. (politico.com)
  • The city sued on July 22 in Thurston County Court, calling the proposal invalid because taxing is beyond the scope of local initiative power. (courthousenews.com)
  • The local power of taxation, even when authorized for a city, is reserved in the city's governing/legislative body, and not subject to direct legislation except as specifically authorized by the Legislature. (courthousenews.com)
  • Developing a local research strategy for city logistics on an academic campus Thomas Hagen Zunder, Paulus Teguh Aditjandra and Bruce Carnaby 11. (bookdepository.com)
  • Throughout the day-to-day business of running cities, local planning and development offer some of the most fundamental and visible forms of government action, impacting everyone who lives and works in cities. (planetizen.com)
  • We evaluate local government websites using ten key indicators and focusing on city planning departments as one of the most basic ways that local citizens interact with government policy and processes. (planetizen.com)
  • The City continues to add resources to its collection of local and nationally designated historic districts. (alexandriava.gov)
  • The plan would affect 42 MTA employees, who are represented by Amalgamated Transit Union Local 717. (unionleader.com)
  • Gorham's town manager will retire this fall after four decades in local government. (pressherald.com)
  • Please note, the LLFA have limited scope to review amendments to applications once it is officially registered with the Local Planning Authority. (newcastle.gov.uk)
  • The Development Plans and Regeneration Team is responsible for the preparation of the Strategic Development Plan for the Dundee City Region (TAYplan), the preparation of the new Dundee Local Development Plan, as well as the preparation of appropriate Supplementary Guidance documents. (dundeecity.gov.uk)
  • An updated wildlife study is included in the plan which has identified 51 local wildlife sites in the city. (brighton-hove.gov.uk)
  • We are looking forward to realising our plans at White City and continuing to work closely with academic, industrial and local partners. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • A key feature of the MSc is its integrative design across transport and urban planning disciplines - it sees transport as part of the planning of the sustainable city. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Town Planning Associates, was a design firm in New York City, that included Paul Lester Wiener, Paul Schulz, Josep Lluis Sert, which did urban design and city planning in various new or existing South American cities including Bogotá, Chimbote in Peru, and Havana. (wikipedia.org)
  • This unrealized project and a series of others produced over the next dozen years for cities in Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, and Cuba served as testing grounds for the "functional city" doctrine that Sert was instrumental in promoting as a member of the International Congresses for Modern Architecture (CIAM), an organization founded by the leading lights of the modern movement in 1928. (wikipedia.org)
  • When meeting and planning in Sao Paulo, be prepared for relative convenience (direct flights from most U.S. cities), the largest convention center in South America and more. (cvent.com)
  • Many ancient cities were built from definite plans. (questia.com)
  • Legislation that enabled cities to make and carry out planning designs was enacted earlier in Europe than in the United States. (questia.com)
  • State legislation enabling cities to appoint planning commissions and in some cases giving them authority to carry out the plans began in Pennsylvania in 1891. (questia.com)
  • Among the many subsequent planned communities built by private developers are Columbia, Md., and Reston, Va. The increase of traffic and crowding together of tall buildings have crippled the street plans of many cities-especially U.S. cities that have been handicapped by their rectangular or checkerboard layouts. (questia.com)
  • Even before the new safety element takes effect, Canton believes The City is better prepared than it was before the Loma Prieta quake and is well ahead of such cities as Salt Lake City, "where they don't even have building codes in place. (sfgate.com)
  • In the 1950s, rapidly built planned cities (also known as " development towns ") sprung up in Israel to accommodate the influx of new citizens, including Jewish refugees from Arab countries and Holocaust survivors. (fastcompany.com)
  • This MSc brings a cross-disciplinary focus to transport and urban planning which is unique, aiming to critically examine the current challenges of transitioning to sustainable travel behaviours and sustainable cities in the UK and internationally. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Section 62.23(2) and (3) of the Wisconsin Statutes requires cities to prepare a "master plan," or "comprehensive plan," as identified in Section 66.1001 of the Wisconsin Statutes. (kenosha.org)
  • Sightseeing in cities is an indispensable part of almost all tourists' plans. (springer.com)
  • Recent proposals for residential skyscrapers in the Melbourne suburb of Ivanhoe and the Sydney suburb of Parramatta have again highlighted the seemingly haphazard approach to metropolitan planning in both cities. (abc.net.au)
  • Emerging technologies are fundamentally changing how we plan, develop, and manage cities, as cities around the globe become technologically advanced and connected. (planetizen.com)
  • The two cities without websites for their planning departments were excluded from further analysis. (planetizen.com)
  • The Cities Alliance supports cities in preparing city development strategies that link their economic growth and poverty reduction objectives, often including citywide slum upgrading strategies. (citiesalliance.org)
  • Planning: A professional practice and an academic study focused on the future of built environments and connected natural environments-from the smallest towns to the largest cities and everything in between. (planetizen.com)
  • The Spatial Planning and Analysis in City Environments research group specialises in both theoretical and applied research on a wide range of topics related to cities and urban environments. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • Research includes that which helps us better understand the way cities and urban environments work, as well as helping to develop better planning and policy approaches to designing and managing of urban settlements. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • It might seem odd to link these two topics, but they both substantially contribute to the current planning direction of Ontario cities, and Ottawa is no exception. (spacing.ca)
  • The aim of the MSc is to enable students to work effectively as transport and urban planning practitioners, moving beyond the 'disciplinary silos' usually found in academia and practice. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Cyburbia is a friendly big tent, where we share our experiences and thoughts about urban planning practice, planning adjacent topics, and whatever else comes to mind . (cyburbia.org)
  • After trying for three years to secure outside funding, the village recently was awarded an $80,000 federal planning grant as part of the 2008 Hurricane Ike recovery funds. (dailyherald.com)
  • for a city of around 80,000 with roots in intense industrial development and railroads. (cyburbia.org)
  • On his return, Manning drafted a ''model town'' using an eclectic assortment of design principles culled from his studies. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Thus, the problem becomes the design of CBT routes that allow the tourists to save time while reducing the operational costs of the city bus company. (springer.com)
  • The City is working with consultants from DTAH, a Toronto based urban design firm, to assist with the details of the project. (yahoo.com)
  • It also encourages developers to demonstrate through design how they have considered the 'circular economy' by re-using and recycling, minimising the use of new materials, using existing structures where possible, and planning in waste reduction from the start. (brighton-hove.gov.uk)
  • Development in these three character areas will be subject to review by the City's Urban Design Review Panel as set out in the Official Plan. (ottawa.ca)
  • An academic design team from Imperial is now working with architects Allies and Morison to oversee the design plans for the new building. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • Please take a moment to help us improve your experience with the City of Decatur's Design, Environment & Construction Division. (decaturga.com)
  • Column 1" will specify land uses which are always permitted in that particular type of zone, while "Column 2" lists uses which might be permitted in that zone upon application and approval from the Town Planning Board. (wikipedia.org)
  • CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Powers and Functions of the Town Planning Board" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Chicago City Colleges Board agreed Tuesday to set up alternative high schools on the city`s North and South Sides to fight gangs and encourage dropouts to return to get high school diplomas. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Since the study was completed in 2005, many proposals have been reviewed by the Planning Board for development that is consistent with the goal of mixed-use, with an emphasis on housing and with requirements for limiting parking and managing stormwater. (cambridgema.gov)
  • 3. CONTENTS Constitution of State Regional and Town Planning Board by the State Government for the purpose of advising on the delineation of the region for the planned development,  Directing the preparation of metropolitan, regional and area plans by the metropolitan, regional and area planning and development authorities. (slideshare.net)
  • Plans to rehabilitate City Hall Park in Burlington have received the green light from the Development Review Board. (burlingtonfreepress.com)
  • Editor's Note: See also § 250-62D , Alternate members of the Board of Appeals and the Planning Board. (ecode360.com)
  • In cases of changes of use of an existing use or structure to a use permitted in the district, the Planning Board is hereby authorized to waive all or part of the requirements of Subsection C and § 250-38 where the Board determines the same are not applicable under the facts and circumstances of a particular application. (ecode360.com)
  • In cases of a change of use of an existing structure or use to a conditional use, the Planning Board may waive all or part of the requirements of § 250-38 where they do not apply, or their requirement would not provide the Planning Board with additional information necessary to make a judgment on the specific use. (ecode360.com)
  • The Planning Board shall decide upon the application within 62 days after the conclusion of the final hearing. (ecode360.com)
  • The Town Board of the Town of Mount Hope shall be responsible for appointing an attorney or attorneys to represent the Planning Board and to make all appropriations necessary for the attorney. (ecode360.com)
  • The submission of such a preliminary plan will enable the subdivider, the Board, other municipal agencies and owners of property abutting the subdivision to discuss and clarify the problems of such subdivision before a definitive plan is prepared. (ecode360.com)
  • An application for approval of a preliminary plan shall be submitted within 14 days prior to the first regular meeting of the Board for that month. (ecode360.com)
  • In 1901 a commission composed of Burnham, Charles Follen McKim, and Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr., devised a scheme for the modern development and beautification of Washington, D.C., adhering to L'Enfant's original plan as a basis for all new operations. (questia.com)
  • Lee Ross, director of planning at Sundberg, Carlson and Associates, Inc. of Marquette, is the vice chairman of Negaunee City Planning Commission. (chicagotribune.com)
  • A new Negaunee master development plan is expected to be completed and presented to the planning commission for adoption by the end of the year, Ross said. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The doctrine, which was codified in a summary document called the Athens Charter, drafted at CIAM's fourth meeting in 1933 in Greece, was premised on strict compartmentalization of the city into four discrete zones-housing, work, recreation, and circulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The audit plan gives consideration to work performed by other auditors. (cabq.gov)
  • The recommendation is simply to begin work along with the Greater Toronto Transportation Authority to consider it,' he told members of the media at city hall yesterday. (thestar.com)
  • Work at City of El Paso? (glassdoor.com)
  • Finally, after allowing me to work for nearly 40 years as a Town Manager (23 in Gorham) with its hectic and constantly changing schedule, I want to thank my wife, Kathy, for all of her support and patience," he wrote. (pressherald.com)
  • For instance, he said he hopes the regulations governing the new plan will give providers direct input into how the system is working, require contractors to work with existing providers and reduce the administrative headaches of seeking reimbursements. (bizjournals.com)
  • No planning exists in a situation like this," said VK Pathak, former chief town planner of Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), the nodal agency for MMR development project. (hindustantimes.com)
  • It is about providing basic amenities to ensure a certain standard of life," said Prashant Malwade, former town planner with the government. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Norman Foster's Masdar City is poised to become world's most sustainable, zero-waste, car-free, carbon neutral city. (inhabitat.com)
  • I do think there is a lot to be gained from have a conversation with the county and with Carbondale so that we can listen to each other's concerns and develop comments," City Councilman Stephen Bershenyi said. (postindependent.com)
  • Councilman Dave Sturges advised that he has been encouraging RFTA for many years to shore up its access control plan. (postindependent.com)
  • Teams of MIT graduate students and researchers at Tel Aviv University are using one -named Kiryat Gat-as a living lab for a new kind of high-tech, environmentally sound planned city. (fastcompany.com)
  • The city will start replacing its mowers next year and other city vehicles will become more environmentally friendly over time. (thestar.com)
  • If it weren`t for the modern cars parked along the streets of Gwinn, visitors passing through the small town might think they`d hit a time warp. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Much of what the U. of M.`s Crane encourages also flies in the face of modern city planning, which has emphasized reducing traffic congestion by widening streets, separating industrial and commercial facilities from residential neighborhoods and consolidating small-scale activities into larger, more efficient ones. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Specifically, the division plans new (and upgrades to) arterial streets and skeletal roads. (calgary.ca)
  • In Israel, students from the university are finding ways to turn a sleepy city into a powerhouse of modern urbanism, and learning simple ways to turn any city into a city of the future. (fastcompany.com)
  • The model for the city was formally unveiled on 21st January at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. (inhabitat.com)
  • The city did not have figures for estimated future savings. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The City of Madison is planning for the future of the city's malls! (cityofmadison.com)
  • The Plan will also look to prepare the area for future Bus Rapid Transit service. (cityofmadison.com)
  • Planetizen Managing Editor James Brasuell tries to predict the big ideas and trends that will dominate the discussion about the future of land use, planning, and development in the first year of the new decade. (planetizen.com)
  • Two key demographic factors for the Future City report are census estimates. (chron.com)
  • As neighborhoods continue to edge away from the city, some residents foresee inevitable potential for future annexation. (caller.com)
  • The plan is intended to protect not only the foot and bike trail that exists on the corridor today but the "railbanked" legal status of the corridor that preserves it for a future commuter train or reinstatement of freight rail, should either of those options become feasible. (postindependent.com)
  • Structure plans provide directions on the future growth and development of a township. (geelongaustralia.com.au)
  • provide certainty for residents and landowners regarding the future planning direction for a township for the next 10-15 years. (geelongaustralia.com.au)
  • CDPs serve to map out future directions for a specific area of the city. (spacing.ca)
  • It attempts to control how the issues associated with future growth will be resolved at the city wide and neighbourhood specific level, and is guided by targets legislated in the OPA, and supported with a large array of related sub-plans such as heritage, transit, cycling and so forth. (spacing.ca)
  • Risk assessment is a process used to score potential audits based upon specific risk factors related to an entity's operations, internal controls, and estimated liability to the City. (cabq.gov)
  • Notification of property owners shall be in accordance with § 283-a of the Town Law in regard to Farm Operations in Agricultural Districts. (ecode360.com)
  • Canizaro is advocating a less drastic plan: for the next three years, residents would be allowed to rebuild in any section of the city, even if it was inundated with as much as 10 feet of water. (nola.com)
  • Regardless of who makes the choice, however, Canizaro said recent research commissioned by the rebuilding group estimates that the city will not have more than 275,000 residents in three years, or about 200,000 fewer than occupied Orleans Parish before Katrina struck. (nola.com)
  • Most of the items on the plan are meant to be completed within three years. (politico.com)
  • Johnna Shamblin has been the IT manager for the city of Mount Dora, Fla., for 14 years. (baselinemag.com)
  • While Vancouver and Portland both are facing housing affordability issues similar to Melbourne and Sydney, they have also made great strides in recent years to improve planning outcomes. (abc.net.au)
  • The last overall look at the comprehensive plan was more than 10 years ago and the landscape has changed with the addition of more residents, the Hawthorn Woods Country Club, an aquatic center, and several new parks, for example. (dailyherald.com)
  • In "The Trouble", a direct sequel to the Pine Deep trilogy, Malcolm Crow thought he had destroyed the evil that had terrorized his town for 40 years. (audible.com)
  • Parents and advocates of integration in the East Village and Lower East Side have pushed for a plan to improve diversity in their district's elementary schools for years. (nytimes.com)
  • To kick-off the Greater East Towne and Odana Area Plans, we used a tournament style bracket to better understand thoughts and preferences about how the areas could transform in the coming years. (cityofmadison.com)
  • The project is so massive that the planning, environmental studies, engineering and fund-gathering process likely will take six years, Peri said. (sacbee.com)
  • David Cole has been a town manager for 40 years, the last 23 years in Gorham. (pressherald.com)
  • Four years later the construction of a bypass channel was completed to provide flood protection which helped the city when Hurricane Hazel arrived shortly after. (yahoo.com)
  • CDOT was prompted to take its time two years ago when it was developing its own access control plan for Highway 82. (postindependent.com)
  • Structure plans are typically reviewed every 10 to 15 years. (geelongaustralia.com.au)
  • Qian Yi, an environmentalist with Tsinghua University, said the plan has demonstrated the guideline of the 18th CPC National Congress in strengthening ecological construction. (xinhuanet.com)
  • Environmentalists and American River Parkway advocates have expressed concerns about the project's impacts on the river and habitat around it, and say they are monitoring Caltrans' plans as the process moves forward. (sacbee.com)
  • Town Planning Associates made prominent use of patios and other aspects of Mediterranean architecture adapted to South and Central America. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this period, Wiener and Sert lectured in the United States and Latin America as experts in urban planning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit under EIN 13-1644147. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • We're trying to stimulate the economy, we're trying to build some sales in a time of the year when there's not a lot of sales going on,' says city administrator Ron Stock, the mastermind behind the plan. (cnn.com)
  • Yet Melbourne is now in its fifth 30-40 year plan in five decades. (abc.net.au)
  • The City of Toronto's auditor general, Beverly Romeo-Beehler, revealed this week that city workers claimed $1.9 million worth of the sex-enhancing drugs Viagra and Cialis last year alone. (thestar.com)
  • That in turn points to lax administrative oversight of a plan worth $250 million over the five-year period from 2011 to 2015. (thestar.com)
  • Indeed, Romeo-Beehler made 18 recommendations for tightening controls that would save the city $900,000 every year, as well as a one-time sum of $180,000 that could be recovered from the drug plan administrator, Manulife. (thestar.com)
  • Miller said the city would spend only $1 million this year on the plan and would take $84 million from a Toronto Hydro reserve fund to cover the cost of implementing the recommendations in 2008. (thestar.com)
  • 2. Model Regional and Town Planning and Development Law,1985 Town and Country Planning Organisation (TCPO) formulated the Model Town and Country Planning Law in the year 1960. (slideshare.net)
  • This model Act was revised by TCPO in year 1985 as "Model Regional and Town Planning and Development Law" to enact a comprehensive urban and regional planning legislation in all the States and UT's. (slideshare.net)
  • Diabetes accounted for 1,731 amputations in the city in 2003, and for nearly 20,000 hospitalizations the same year. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The agency is seeking grant money to apply to the Michigan Bureau of History to obtain historical recognition for the town. (chicagotribune.com)
  • But while the Liuzhou Municipality Urban Planning Bureau has approved the plan, the project's completion is a long way off. (cnn.com)
  • The Guide is the only comprehensive ranking and listing of graduate urban planning programs available. (planetizen.com)