City Planning: Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.BrazilMexicoUrbanization: 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.Prevalence: 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.Cross-Sectional Studies: 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.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Air Pollutants: 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.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Seasons: 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)Urban Health Services: Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Risk Factors: 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.Environmental Monitoring: 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.Questionnaires: 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.VietnamAir Pollution: 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.Housing: Living facilities for humans.Terrorism: 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, Urban: Hospitals located in metropolitan areas.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.Local Government: Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.ArgentinaEnvironmental Exposure: 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.Population Surveillance: 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.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Substance Abuse, Intravenous: Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.Public Health: 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.Age Distribution: 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.United StatesAge Factors: 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.Incidence: 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.JapanHIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Suburban Population: The inhabitants of peripheral or adjacent areas of a city or town.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.RestaurantsSex Factors: 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.IndiaWeather: The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.Commerce: 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)Sex Distribution: 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.Homosexuality, Male: Sexual attraction or relationship between males.Dominican Republic: 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)Data Collection: 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.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: 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).ExplosionsBaltimoreGeographic Mapping: Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.Epidemiological Monitoring: 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.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Risk-Taking: 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, Municipal: Hospitals controlled by the city government.LondonParticulate Matter: 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.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Epidemiologic Methods: Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations.Public Facilities: An area of recreation or hygiene for use by the public.Interviews as Topic: 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.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Ozone: 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).Transportation: The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.Logistic Models: 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.Poverty: 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 Dioxide: 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.Hispanic Americans: 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.New JerseyNew YorkSchools: Educational institutions.Seroepidemiologic Studies: 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.Regression Analysis: 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.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Population Density: Number of individuals in a population relative to space.Demography: Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.Sexual Behavior: Sexual activities of humans.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Water Supply: 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)Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.TexasChicagoHealth Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Community Health Planning: 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)Crime: 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.Geography: 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)Air Pollution, Indoor: The contamination of indoor air.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Spain: Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.Respiratory Tract DiseasesUrban Renewal: 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.Syringes: Instruments used for injecting or withdrawing fluids. (Stedman, 25th ed)Vatican CityProgram Evaluation: 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.Police: Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.Vehicle Emissions: 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)Disasters: 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.Health Services Accessibility: 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.Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.Health Care Coalitions: 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.Meteorological Concepts: The atmospheric properties, characteristics and other atmospheric phenomena especially pertaining to WEATHER or CLIMATE.IranRetrospective Studies: 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.PeruEducational Status: Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Poisson Distribution: 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.Environment Design: The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.Insect Vectors: Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.EuropeAedes: 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.Public Housing: Housing subsidized by tax funds, usually intended for low income persons or families.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.Firearms: Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.Cohort Studies: 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.Cause of Death: Factors which produce cessation of all vital bodily functions. They can be analyzed from an epidemiologic viewpoint.TurkeyHealth Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Law Enforcement: Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.Social Planning: 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.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Prostitution: The practice of indulging in sexual relations for money.Rescue Work: 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.Waste Management: 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.Public Health Practice: The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.Social Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.World Health Organization: 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.RussiaKansasNeedle Sharing: Usage of a single needle among two or more people for injecting drugs. Needle sharing is a high-risk behavior for contracting infectious disease.Income: Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.Consumer Participation: Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.Railroads: 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.Motor Vehicles: AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Suburban Health: The status of health in suburban populations.Emigration and Immigration: The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.Prospective Studies: 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.Sampling Studies: 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.Needle-Exchange Programs: Organized services for exchange of sterile needles and syringes used for injections as a potential means of reducing the transmission of infectious diseases.Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Air Conditioning: 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)Public Sector: The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.Dengue: 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.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Lead: A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)TokyoPolitics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Emigrants and Immigrants: People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.Transients and Migrants: People who frequently change their place of residence.IraqRisk Assessment: 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)Catchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.ChileCensuses: 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)Multivariate Analysis: 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.Cluster Analysis: 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.Disease Notification: 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 Change: 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.Bioterrorism: The use of biological agents in TERRORISM. This includes the malevolent use of BACTERIA; VIRUSES; or other BIOLOGICAL TOXINS against people, ANIMALS; or PLANTS.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Odds Ratio: 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.Beauty CultureDeath Certificates: Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.PhilippinesFiresAttitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.YemenEnvironmental Pollution: Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.Tobacco Smoke Pollution: Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.Pharmacies: Facilities for the preparation and dispensing of drugs.HIV Seroprevalence: 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).Recreation: Activity engaged in for pleasure.MissouriPhiladelphiaChild Day Care Centers: Facilities which provide care for pre-school and school-age children.Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.PolandEnglandAutomobiles: A usually four-wheeled automotive vehicle designed for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion engine using a volatile fuel. (Webster, 1973)Aircraft: 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)Latin America: 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.Hospitals, Voluntary: Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.Asthma: 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).Population Growth: Increase, over a specific period of time, in the number of individuals living in a country or region.Particle Size: Relating to the size of solids.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Hospitals, Private: 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)Interinstitutional Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.Social Conditions: 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.Dust: Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Linear Models: 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.Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome: 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.Epidemics: 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.Heat Exhaustion: 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, Traffic: 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.

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 ...
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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 ...
The Local Foods, Local Places Toolkit can help communities create a strategy to use local foods to spur revitalization. The toolkit gives step-by-step instructions to plan and host a workshop that results in an action plan communities can implement.. ...
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 ...
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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 ...
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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.

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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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D. L. Fildes "Whats in the shed? A view from Healthy Cities Illawarra", Fifth Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities, 24-27 October, (2012). ...
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 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
Как меньше платить по кредиту? Случаются ситуации в прекрасной жизни, когда сообразно непредвиденным причинам усугубляется физическое положение. В итоге, где там выплачивать установлению сумму сообразно кредиту. в такой ситуации, превосходнее самому пустится в банк, нежели ждать, покуда он никак не подаст жалобу в трибунал. Имеется некоторое количество вариантов чтобы, чтоб убавить выплаты по кредиту. 1. Реструктуризация Кредитор соглашаться возьми уступки, по просьбе заемщика. Разрешено шмальнуть про то, чтобы прирастить срок кредита на ...
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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 (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!".. ...
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.
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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
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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 ...
If the goal of urban development is to improve the cities we inhabit, then we must first address the needs of the majority of us who live on the ma.... ...
Its not the first time moving trucks have pulled away from the home of architecture professor and former Charlottesville Mayor Maurice Cox on Ridge Street. But this time, theres no planned return for the man perhaps best known for his support of high density urban development and alternative transportation- including his own early example of bicycle-commuting long before Charlottesville had bike lanes ...
Vice President Leni Robredos announcement of her intent to resign from her post as Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) head received mixed reactions from lawmakers and pro-poor advocates.
click for more detail Chalk it up to the law of unintended consequences. As Americans have flocked to the suburbs for the lower cost of living, the cost of
From 29 June until 3 July, PHENOTYPE will be present during the Making Cities Liveable Conference focussing on Achieving Green, Healthy Cities. The...
During a one-year period, children exposed to significant green spaces, particularly while at school, had improved working memory and decreased inattentiveness.
The Campaign Against Sprawl is the moderate voice of the opposition to the NPPF; instead of jumping into the cauldron of vitriol which has been omnipresent since the publication of the draft NPPF for consultation it has worked hard to come up with a readable, usable alternative to what is on offer from the Government.…
Brian and I ran to the Hill, sprinted up the Hill ten times (well he sprinted I lumbered), and did an incentive jog back (where you do push-ups every minute, sort of speeds you up). I held 3 x 5 minute rounds for him, concentrating the first round on striking combinations and reaction, the second on the ground engagement holding from the open guard position and using sprawl/fall/follow, and lastly holding a round using the three half-spear/forearm check transitions ...
Theres this field in which we like to play. Its isolated enough that I feel comfortable letting all three of my little folks roam. Its hard to find much open space around here, still in city limits, thats far enough away from traffic and other animals and construction and trains. ...
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Whats the general state of affairs for all the current cities? Are there any that have really standout roleplay or interesting goals?
Receiving this designation was a collaborative effort led by Dr. Angelo Canedo and Dr. Alan Roth and included a leadership committee comprised of physicians, nurses, and hospital administrators. After a rigorous nine-month process that included educating all of our providers and submitting data that demonstrated the 4Ms have been incorporated into our practices.. The 4M initiative for treating older adults is currently being practiced throughout our network, by providers in our Emergency Departments, Ambulatory Care Centers, Inpatient Units, and in our long-term care facility. "Older adults deserve safe, high-quality healthcare. The Age-Friendly Health System initiative is an important part of our vision to provide it to them," stated Dr. Alan Roth. "We worked very hard to achieve this goal and are extremely appreciative of those who contributed to helping us attain it.". All content of this newsletter is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended or implied to be a ...
As population growth outpaces available land, cities expand far beyond their formal administrative boundaries. This urban sprawl can be seen in many cities around the world, and not only in developing regions. From 2000 to 2015, the ratio of the land consumption rate to the population growth rate in Eastern Asia and the Oceania was the highest in the world, with developed regions second. Other regions, such as South-Eastern Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean, showed a decrease in that indicator over the same time period. Unfortunately, a low value for this ratio is not necessarily an indication that urban dwellers are faring well, as this can indicate a prevalence of overcrowded slums. Unplanned urban sprawl undermines other determinants of sustainable development. For example, for every 10 per cent increase in sprawl, there is a 5.7 per cent increase in per capita carbon dioxide emissions and a 9.6 per cent increase in per capita hazardous pollution. This illustrates the important ...
Several studies have shown both the increased risk for death following MI for people with COPD and differences in management. These studies specifically showed reduced use of secondary prevention and pPCI after a STEMI in patients with COPD,5 ,10 ,16-18 these findings have been replicated here. This study has also shown that these differences in treatment are possible explanations for some of the mortality gap at the population level for both STEMIs and non-STEMIs. In particular, we were able to make use of the detailed timing variables available in MINAP to investigate differences in time to reperfusion after a STEMI.. For STEMIs, we found that diagnosis of MI is more likely to be delayed for patients with COPD compared with non-COPD patients, and that time to reperfusion is longer after a STEMI. We also showed that the effect of delay in diagnosis of MI on the time to reperfusion was greater in patients with COPD compared with non-COPD patients. Patients with COPD were more likely to have a ...
Will S. 744-also known as the controversial 2013 immigration bill that is now under consideration by Congress-affect the caregiver and clinical workforce that is sorely needed to take care of Americas growing older adult population? Can telemedicine help diabetic elders in rural areas get faster and better care? If Bangladesh can become an Age-Friendly City, what about your city or town? Will the Affordable Care Act have a positive impact on health disparities among lower income elders? Can we teach long-term-care workers to treat all elders with respect, no matter their culture? ASA works hard to foster diversity and cultural competence. This page gathers that information-from LGBTQ legal issues to end-of-life beliefs among American Indians-so you can use it to help build the best programs and models that elevate, celebrate, support and care for multi-cultural populations. ...
COVID-19 Update: We are actively seeking and harvesting learning from the field to strengthen the care of older adults because of COVID-19. We look forward to sharing that learning with you in the Action Community. We recognize that your participation in the Action Community may be limited and invite you to be part of it in just the ways that work for you. Please email [email protected] with any questions.. ...
The transformation of South Columbia Street is just about complete. Motorists and pedestrians who, for the last couple of years, have navigated around barricades and lane closures now can travel between Manning Drive and South Road smoothly and safely. As part of the Universitys overall strategy to improve pedestrian safety, the Campus Pedestrian Safety Committee advocated mak-ing that heavily traveled section of South Columbia more pedestrian friendly and creating improved access to both sides of the street. In the process, University officials worked with the Town of Chapel Hill and the N.C. Department of Transportation to give the area a makeover, both functionally and cosmetically. That process included moving the sidewalk away from the curb to create a safety buffer for pedestrians, creating separate designated bus and bicycle lanes, adding a new bus shelter and creating a new cross-walk and signal at Medical Drive. When electricity is connected to the signal within the next few weeks, ...
Can the greatness of a city be quantified? The city of Nineveh, capital of the Neo-Assyrian empire of 911-627 BC, was once described as an exceedingly great city, three days journey in breadth [1]. Today, a city described as such would more likely be dismissed as an urban sprawl let down by an inefficient transport infrastructure. Without reference to travelling-time constraints, size is clearly not a sufficient measure of greatness-just like rank and title can be poor predictors of influence in social networks [2,3]. Of the many candidates [4,5], the simplest objective measure of success is, possibly, the extent to which a city fulfils its primary purpose of maximizing the number of face-to-face, opportunity-spawning, interactions between its inhabitants [6]. From the rise of the Medici in fifteenth century Florence to the prestige of an efficient transport system in a twenty-first century metropolis, this connectivity is synonymous with both the eminence of individuals and the success of ...
A Letter from the Executive Director, Jodi Mucha BC Healthy Communities Societies (BCHC) is continually exploring how to provide the best evidence-informed and practice-based services and supports to the communities we serve.  As BC’s Healthy-Community leaders, we have an important role to play in maximizing community impact for lasting change. For over a decade, we have been part of the worldwide Healthy Communities movement, and over that time have developed a strong reputation for building individual and community capacity to address tough social and ecological challenges.  And, like any living organism, we’re also evolving.  Over the past six months we’ve been busy enhancing our organization to increase our value-add in the following ways: We’ve strengthened our focus on evidence-based practice to better serve our communities and maximize impact; We’ve enhanced our service delivery model; We’re initiating a refresh of our organizational brand;
B2Zone has always been keen to work for the societal development. Their sole aim is just not to give people the healthy body but healthy mind too. It is very important to eradicate the various social evils from the society, for this purpose it is necessary to take the initiative. B2zone in association with Vigor Riders undertook the bike ride programme for creating fitness awareness.. Not only this, another group also went straight to Leh to propagate the message of "Beti Bachao".. Now, B2Zone is more than happy in being associated with Delhi Randonneurs. who are the cycle riders, riding for the cause of Anti Child Labour and Safety of pedestrian.. "The bicycle is a simple solution to some of the worlds most complicated problems". With this mindset, Dr. Chiro Priyo Mitra, a veterinary surgeon by profession, has been fiercely labouring with a mission to create a spark among the people of society to uncover various social evils.. Dr. Chiro Mitra is affirmed on saying, "All these years we have ...
Since the 20th century, urbanization has been the main characteristic of global land development. If we can reveal and understand the characteristics and underlying mechanisms of urban development, we can then identify a sustainable development pattern for cities. In this paper, we primarily focus on the determinants of two main types of land use in urban development, industrial and commercial, in an empirical study of Beijing. We use a spatial data analysis method to seek and model major determinants of industrial and commercial land growth in the period of 2000-2010 in Beijing. A spatial logistic regression model is used to explore the impact of spatial independent variables on these two types of land use. The study shows that: (1) newly-added industrial land during 2000-2010 received significant contributions from the number of local enterprises engaged in services in 2010, the use of land for agriculture and construction in the neighborhood in 2000 and planning orders; (2) factors contributing to
Kyōto (京都) [] was the capital of Japan for over a millennium, and carries a reputation as its most beautiful city. However, visitors may be surprised by how much work they will have to do to see Kyotos beautiful side. Most first impressions of the city will be of the urban sprawl of central Kyoto, around the ultra-modern glass-and-steel train station, which is itself an example of a city steeped in tradition colliding with the modern world.
Kyōto (京都) [] was the capital of Japan for over a millennium, and carries a reputation as its most beautiful city. However, visitors may be surprised by how much work they will have to do to see Kyotos beautiful side. Most first impressions of the city will be of the urban sprawl of central Kyoto, around the ultra-modern glass-and-steel train station, which is itself an example of a city steeped in tradition colliding with the modern world.
All of that while China subsidizes a 1950s base factory system with a few spotlights on high-tech here and there. They run extremely polluting factories and are seeing things like lung cancer in cities go upwards. When a city disappears from satellite due to smog, you know you have a problem. When a yellow, noxious cloud hangs over it continuously, even after rain storms, you have an immense problem. Without a market and societal based feed-back into the industrial base, that base will be non-sustainable. Cheap gas, oil, and land have led to urban sprawl and decay, which it already had but is now spreading faster. Compress the US history between 1910 and 1960 without the sustainability of industry and you get an idea of the problems China will have. They are also getting this damned thing known as cheap telecom, which is starting to liquidize their social cohesion. Attempting to put a Great Firewall in has proven that you need lots of folks to plug leaks and that some of those folks are none ...
On a warm, sunny day in July, I took a ride to the top of the Sears Tower in Chicago. By coincidence, it happened to be just a few days after the citys most distinctive landmark was officially renamed. Its now called the Willis Tower, for a London-based insurance company that acquired the naming rights. I had come to Chicago to contemplate urban sprawl, so the timing seemed symbolic: Sears began to lay plans for the tower in the 1960s and built it in the early 1970s, back when major corporations still saw our historic city centers as the real seats of power. But that would change, and by 1989 Sears was planning to build a sprawling, 786-acre office park some 33 miles northwest of downtown, in a suburb called Hoffman Estates. Read more ...
More than 700 000 American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children younger than 19 years old live in the United States.1 These AI/AN children experience higher rates of morbidity and mortality from unintentional injuries than do other US children. The 881 injury deaths to AI children between 1992 and 1994 translate to an overall rate of 52.3 deaths per 100 000 children per year. This rate is almost twice the US rate of 28.3 per 100 000 children for all races (1993).2 Rates of injury deaths are high for rural and urban AI/AN populations.3. Although rates of injury death have dropped considerably during the past 25 years, they remain disproportionately high among AI/AN children for the most common causes of injury. Fatality rates for motor vehicle occupant injuries are 3 times higher for AI/AN children than for white and black children.1 Pedestrian-motor vehicle collision deaths are almost 4 times that for all US races combined, and drowning, the second leading cause of injury death, occurs at ...
GAO discussed management and budget issues related to the Department of Housing and Urban Developments (HUD) proposed reorganization. GAO noted that: (1) HUD will need to substantially change its organizational culture, focus on its reinvention initiatives, and dedicate the resources necessary to complete these initiatives if it is to successfully reinvent itself; (2) the Government National Mortgage Corporation may not be able to adequately focus on risk areas and respond to future management challenges because of staffing limitations; (3) HUD information systems are not adequately secure and have not been planned and managed to meet its missions and strategic objectives; (4) HUD will need sustained management commitment to implement the corrective actions identified; (5) HUD need for new budget authority is questionable, since it routinely has significant annual unobligated fund balances, has a backlog of at least $1.4 billion in funds that are obligated for public housing modernization ...
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Mir Saeed Moosavi & Zhila Darvishi Postin Doz, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran, ID CLEaR2017-408; Abstract: The changing conditions within cities over time and differences in living conditions between cities suggest that at best these studies provide a crude snapshot of how the mass of urban living conditions at one point in time may be affecting population health, social behavior and communication. Urban green spaces are an integral part of any urban area and their importance is very well known for maintaining the environmental quality, sustainability, social communication as well as population health and wellbeing. Urban green spaces constitute parks, gardens and recreation venues, informal green spaces such as river or sea fronts, green spaces surrounding historical sites, railway corridors and indigenous vegetation types.. The aim of the study is to analyze the relationship between green space and community attachment in urban areas including metropolitan areas in Iran. The detailed ...
31 August 2012 - In early 2012, Trans African Concessions (TRAC), the company responsible for the operation and management of the N4 toll route between the Solomon Mahlangu (formerly Hans Strijdom) off-ramp in Pretoria (Tshwane) and the Port of Maputo in Mozambique, responded to country-wide road accident statistics by resolving to improve pedestrian safety along this route.. More than six months have passed since the inception of TRACs first Community Pedestrian Safety Pilot Project (CPSPP) where Aurecon was appointed to undertake the project design, management and community consultation services. Aurecon also provided funding towards the project implementation within the community as part of its corporate social responsibility initiative. Click here to read more about the project.. "Through the collaboration between TRAC and Aurecon, this highly successful community pedestrian safety project recently reached the final stage of its three phase programme," explains Aurecon Project Manager, ...
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The objective of this study was to conduct a systematic review with meta-analysis of studies assessing the association between living in an urban environment and the development of the Crohns disease (CD) or ulcerative colitis (UC). A systematic literature search of MEDLINE (1950-Oct. 2009) and EMBASE (1980-Oct. 2009) was conducted to identify studies investigating the relationship between urban environment and IBD. Cohort and case-control studies were analyzed using incidence rate ratio (IRR) or odds ratio (OR) with 95 % confidence intervals (CIs), respectively. Stratified and sensitivity analyses were performed to explore heterogeneity between studies and assess effects of study quality. The search strategy retrieved 6940 unique citations and 40 studies were selected for inclusion. Of these, 25 investigated the relationship between urban environment and UC and 30 investigated this relationship with CD. Included in our analysis were 7 case-control UC studies, 9 case-control CD studies, 18 cohort UC
City budget plans[edit]. Mayor Marty Walsh proposed a budget for 2017 in which included is a five-year capital plan that is ... The City parks are also another investment Walsh intends to take on in the Five year capital plan. The plans are to add more ... "Dorchester Planning District Profile" (PDF). City of Boston. City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development. Archived ... in the City of Boston, Street Laying-Out Dept., Boston, Mass. City of Boston Printing Dept. 1910.. ...
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City-Planning. Planning and Development of Urban and Rural Settlements, SNiP 2.07.01-89, 1989 ... N. S. Saprykina, Principal city-town concepts and modern problems of reconstruction of the mid-1950s-1960s residential ... Soviet authorities revisited issues of urban planning in the mid-1950s. The new urban planning concept built on the concept of ... and green spaces-started to prevail in urban planning practice, as they allowed for more careful and efficient planning of the ...
"Planning Application Documents". Westminster City Council. Retrieved 4 May 2013.. *^ "8build on site at the Royal Albert Hall" ... The Hall, a Grade I listed building,[28] is an ellipse in plan, with its external major and minor axis of 272 and 236 feet (83 ... Roger Daltrey of the Who has been intimately involved with the planning of the events.[62] ...
Pittsburgh City Planning. May 2012. Retrieved September 14, 2018.. *^ Deto, Ryan (March 9, 2017). "Pittsburgh affordable- ... While the URA was remaking the street plan of East Liberty, the City of Pittsburgh's housing authority made a second set of ... "Pittsburgh Department of City Planning PGHSNAP Utility. 2012. Retrieved 24 June 2013.. .mw-parser-output cite.citation{font- ... "Pittsburgh City Paper. Retrieved September 14, 2018.. *^ East Liberty church choir places 2nd in national contest, Pittsburgh ...
"Municipal Overview - City of Casey". Regional Bushfire Planning Assessment; Melbourne Metropolitan Region (PDF). Department of ... "Municipal Overview - City of Cardinia". Regional Bushfire Planning Assessment; Melbourne Metropolitan Region (PDF). Department ... south of the city of Morwell.[23] Also, a fire in Branxholme, near Hamilton, started, threatening homes in Branxholme, and ... two small grass fires near the city of Sale, which were thought to have been deliberately lit.[22] ...
"City officials planning to promote Norplant; teen-agers will be targeted for the 5-year contraceptive". The Baltimore Sun. p. ... "Effectiveness of Family Planning Methods" (PDF). CDC. Archived (PDF) from the original on 29 December 2016. Retrieved 1 January ... The first big city to aggressively promote the use of Norplant was Baltimore.[30] Baltimore targeted teenagers because the ... Wyeth also announced that due to limitations in product component supplies, they did not plan to resume marketing the six- ...
Knack, Ruth Eckdish (March 1996). "Once Upon a Town". Planning. Steele, James (1997). Architecture Today. London: Phaidon Press ... 15 Central Park West, New York City 30 Park Place, New York City (completed in 2015). 220 Central Park South, New York CIty ( ... The Walt Disney Company also commissioned RAMSA to develop the master plan for its planned community of Celebration, Florida, a ... Tribeca Park, 400 Chambers Street, New York City (completed 1999). 18 Gramercy Park, New York City, renovated in 2012. ...
City of Long Beach. Retrieved 28 April 2013.. *^ a b c "Bicycle Master Plan" (PDF). County of Los Angeles. Retrieved 13 May ... "Bicycle Master Plan". City of Burbank. Retrieved 28 April 2013.. *^ "Chandler Bikeway Burbank". Friends of Chandler Bikeway. ... "City of Rancho Cucamonga. Retrieved 13 May 2013.. *^ "The Pacific Electric Inland Empire Trail". City of Rancho Cucamonga. ... "City Has Absolute Immunity From Liability For Injuries Suffered On City Bike Path". Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard. ...
Downing Park Planning Committee, City of Newburgh. Downing Park is the largest of several public parks in the city of Newburgh ... The City offered the design commission to Olmstead and Vaux, who delivered the plans in 1889. It was the last collaboration ... "History of Downing Park", City of Newburgh *^ a b Hall, Wayne. "Downing Park - an urban oasis in Newburgh", Times Herald-Record ... The park was designed in the late 19th century by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, who gave the design to the city on ...
Thimphu is now[when?] a city of 91,000 people. The city has all civic amenities such as well planned wide roads with traffic ... The Thimphu Structure Plan is a modern urban development plan for the Thimphu city, evolved in 1998, with the objective of ... As a metropolis and capital city, Thimphu is coordinated by the "Thimphu Structure Plan", an Urban Development Plan which ... City Bus services operate throughout the day. There are plans to introduce tram services in the city.[3] ...
"Yarrabilba". Planning & Building. Logan City Council. Retrieved 9 May 2012. "War relics moved as roadworks take over". Albert ... Logan City Council. Retrieved 9 May 2012. "Organization History 632 Tank Destroyer Battalion" (PDF). ... 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 ...
The Call of the City. Paul Elder & Company, San Francisco/New York, 1908. City Planning. G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1916. " ... 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 ...
On 15 January 2013 the City of London Planning and Transportation Committee recommended that planning permission be granted for ... "Planning and Transportation Committee report" (PDF). City of London. 15 January 2013. Retrieved 26 October 2013. "52 Lime ... WRBC Services Ltd applied to the City of London Corporation for planning permission in September 2012 to demolish Prudential ... "Planning applications". City of London Corporation. 12/00870/FULEIA. Retrieved 22 October 2013. ...
Mira Mesa is a community and neighborhood in the city of San Diego, California. The city-recognized Mira Mesa Community Plan ... "Community Profiles: Mira Mesa". Planning Division. City of San Diego. Retrieved 19 September 2013. "City Wide Neighborhood Map ... Mira Mesa Community Plan, City of San Diego Mira Mesa Youth Baseball Mira Mesa AYSO Region 285 California District 32 Hall of ... The fair is sponsored by the Mira Mesa Town Council. On the Fourth of July, a parade runs through town on Mira Mesa Boulevard, ...
Calgary Transportation Plan (Report). City of Calgary. September 2009. p. D-1. Retrieved April 21, 2017. Sherlock Publishing ( ... ISBN 0-88925-725-6. "McKnight Boulevard Transportation Study". Transportation Planning. City of Calgary. December 9, 2013. ... while the eastern portion was part of Edmonton Trail until the city's road network in the northeast portion of the city was ... The City of Calgary has identified the intersection of 12 Street NE, just east of Deerfoot Trail, for a future interchange ...
City of Calgary. June 12, 2015. Retrieved December 20, 2016. "Chestermere Boulevard Corridor Plan" (PDF). City of Chestermere. ... "17 Ave SE". Main Streets: Planning the future of Calgary's thriving main streets. City of Calgary: Planning and Development. ... The City of Calgary is planning to construct a transitway along the centre of 17 Avenue SE; Phase 1 would involve construction ... The City of Calgary. November 23, 2016. Retrieved December 20, 2016. "17 Avenue S.E. Corridor Study: Stoney Trail to East City ...
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 ...
"Planning Areas." City of Commerce. Retrieved on December 6, 2008. "East Los Angeles Station Archived January 25, 2010, at the ... "Mayor & City Council". City of Commerce. Retrieved February 3, 2015. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. ... "City of Commerce Municipal Bus Lines Citadel Outlets Express". City of Commerce. Retrieved 1 January 2016. "Whittier Health ... According to the City's 2010 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, the top employers in the city are: Kimlan Foods USA has its ...
Minneapolis City Council. "Streetcar Planning". Retrieved 5 April 2010. "Minneapolis City Council Agenda, April 2, 2010". ... 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 ... Minneapolis City Council: Streetcar Planning Mayor Rybak Supports Transportation Proposals Old Studies of Midtown Greenway ...
"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 ( ... In 1919, Triggs was tasked by The Whiteley Homes Trust to plan and supervise the landscaping of the area around Whiteley ...
Hubbard, Theodora Kimball (1920). Municipal accomplishment in city planning and published city plan reports in the United ... City planning; a comprehensive analysis of the subject arranged for the classification of books, plans, photographs, notes and ... In 1919, Hubbard became the first woman accepted as a member to the American City Planning Institute. That same year she ... Boston: National Conference on City Planning. Sammarco, Anthony (2002-11-07). "A Piece of Our History: The Magnificent Kimball ...
"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 ... Planning is underway to realign Highway 1 around the Town of Strathmore. Strathmore is the only low-speed signalized section of ... and the Town of Cochrane. In Calgary, Highway 1 is 16 Avenue N and maintained by the City of Calgary. Certain stretches of 16 ...
"Yarrabilba". Planning & Building. Logan City Council. Retrieved 9 May 2012. "Community Villages in Yarrabilba - Lendlease". ... 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. Retrieved 9 May 2012. "Camp Cable". Queensland WWII Historic Places. Department of Housing and Public Works ... In 2010, it was announced that Yarrabilba would be the location for a future city which is expected to contain 20,000 dwellings ...
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 ( ...
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 ...
"Bill Cleator Community Park". Planning Division. City of San Diego. Retrieved 5 September 2013. ... 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. ...
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California - Using a traffic tool in San Francisco city planning. What is the problem?. The San Francisco Planning Department ... The tool helped the Planning Department determine how close high-traffic roads were to a proposed project development. When ... The California Environmental Health Tracking Program developed a traffic tool that the Planning Department used as a screening ... the California Tracking Programs traffic tool to identify and prevent potentially harmful environmental risks in city planning ...
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 ...
MO destination guide gives event planners all the necessary information to determine if Kansas City, MO is the right city for ... Kansas City, MO Meeting Planning Overview. Welcome to the Meeting and Event Planning guide to Kansas City, a city guide for ... About Kansas City, MO / Additional Info. Kansas City, Missouri, is a town coming into its own. Not since the era when Oregon ... Kansas City, MO Key Stats for Meeting Planners. Time Zone: Central Time (CT). Convention Center(s): *Kansas City Convention & ...
... 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. ...
Read city planning from The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. now at Questia. ... city planning from The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. ... city planning. city planning, process of planning for the ... Planning that also includes outlying communities and highways is termed regional planning. Early City Planning. Many ancient ... City Planning (1971); G. E. Cherry, ed., Shaping an Urban World (1980); A. Sutcliffe, Toward the Planned City (1981); V. M. ...
... said sites for the two schools will not be determined until city and state funds are obtained for the program. The Chicago City ... The Chicago City Colleges Board agreed Tuesday to set up alternative high schools on the city`s North and South Sides to fight ... The Chicago City Colleges Board agreed Tuesday to set up alternative high schools on the city`s North and South Sides to fight ... said sites for the two schools will not be determined until city and state funds are obtained for the program. The Chicago City ...
... and learning simple ways to turn any city into a city of the future. ... students from the university are finding ways to turn a sleepy city into a powerhouse of modern urbanism, ... Remaking A 1950s Planned City, MIT-Style. In Israel, students from the university are finding ways to turn a sleepy city into a ... environmentally sound planned city. The goal is to create a plan for Kiryat Gat that can be used in urban communities around ...
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Town Planning Board. Retrieved 24 December 2014. "Powers and Functions of the Town Planning Board" (PDF). Town Planning Board. ... 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 ... 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 ...
Austin City Limits Plans Greener Music Festival. Sean Fisher September 11, 2007 ... That brings us to the next big music festival of the summer: Austin City Limits. This weekends ACL festival promises to bring ...
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  • 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). (
  • The Chicago City Council has agreed to put up $220,000 to support the anti-gang program. (
  • The annual audit plan shall be transmitted to the Council for final approval as a resolution. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The oil company took a similar proposal to the Mission Viejo City Council last week for a site on Crown Valley Parkway. (
  • 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. (
  • City Council members are elected by the people to implement the will of the people. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Opportunities include serving on a Board, Commission or Committee, providing input on a new City project or speaking at a City Council meeting. (
  • 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. (
  • If you need to contact the city council in an emergency, please telephone 0161 793 2500 during office hours (Minicom: 0161 793 3004). (
  • 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. (
  • The mid-point briefing was a joint session of the DCDC and city council. (
  • The Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC) is formally recommending to city council that they very seriously consider a 'light' zoning ordinance. (
  • CPAC also recommended council consider a downtown redevelopment plan. (
  • Our list of Resources, Policies and Plans provides a summary of plans that are completed and have been endorsed by Council. (
  • 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. (
  • 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? (
  • 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. (
  • Representatives of Ceres + Landscape Architecture presented during Tuesday's Dillon Town Council meeting its master plan for improvements to Dillon Town Park. (
  • A resolution to approve the plan will be presented during the Aug. 20 town council meeting, Wray said. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • a) All amendments to the existing Official Plan of the City of Ottawa adopted by the Council of the City of Ottawa, or of a former municipality that were not in force as of 13 May 2003 and all policies and schedules to the existing Official Plan of the City of Ottawa that are subject to deferrals are hereby repealed. (
  • The proposed Hyatt Place hotel for downtown Tuscaloosa moved forward Tuesday night as the City Council voted to sign an exclusive dealings contract with the hotel s Mississippi-based developer. (
  • The council s vote, unanimous save for the vote of Councilman Lee Garrison, who abstained, followed Tuscaloosa developer Stan Pate s second request of the City Council to delay going forward with the Hyatt Place model. (
  • I think we have a good City Council. (
  • Before the council vote, Pate gave a slide presentation that he said shows why the city should wait to make a decision. (
  • Sturdivant, who addressed the council after Pate, defended his company s involvement and voiced no concern with the wording of the City Council s request for development proposals. (
  • To meet the requirements of Regulation 8 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 for the City Council to approve the formation of a Neighbourhood Planning Group. (
  • Over one year after Portland City Council unanimously supported a commitment to Vision Zero, the task force assembled to help lead us there has released its action plan. (
  • The next step for the plan is to draft a final version and then get it passed by City Council sometime next month. (
  • As part of these deliberations, the officials shall be invited to recommend areas for inclusion in the plan. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The 'hybrid' plan will be two-thirds traditional pension and one-third 401(k)-style plan, officials said. (
  • 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. (
  • Our city officials have done it to us again. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • City officials thanked Pate for his efforts, but proceeded with the formula that was laid out in the construction requests the city mailed to more than 30 developers. (
  • So far, city officials said, parents have not resisted the program. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Plan CC 2035, a proposed planning guide for the city, calls for encouragement of infill and redevelopment in older areas of the city. (
  • The group also believes that there is enough vacant, city-owned land in New York to create housing that would accommodate half the existing shelter population, adding, "it is crucial that these properties be held for redevelopment as income-targeted housing, rather than sold or granted to market-rate developers. (
  • The American Planning Association's International Division is sponsoring activities celebrating this year's World Town Planning Day. (
  • Integrated Planning by nature is a cyclical process, which culminates in each year's new tentative budget. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Prior to the beginning of each fiscal year, the Director shall submit an annual audit plan to the Committee for review and comment. (
  • The Planning and Priorities Committee (P&P) oversees the Annual Update portion of the Integrated Planning Process . (
  • Councilwoman Helen Holton , chairwoman of the Budget and Appropriations Committee, said the pension plan moves the city 'in the right direction. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Notice shall be given to the Town Clerk when the preliminary application is filed with the Planning Board. (
  • Reference should be made to the original certified documents which are on file in the City Clerk, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 1J1. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • But in public and in private, other commission members have made it clear they also support the concept of a smaller city. (
  • The comprehensive planning process provides for a number of opportunities for the public to view the comprehensive plan and to ask questions. (
  • 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. (
  • Worse, it undermines public confidence in city administration and feeds the perception that there's a river of wasteful "gravy" flowing through city hall. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • These links contain information about the City of Alexandria's law enforcement agencies and public safety organizations, courts and judicial system. (
  • 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. (
  • The City of Alexandria does not operate any public utilities. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Public notice of said hearing shall be printed in the official newspaper of the Town at least five days prior to the date thereof. (
  • The Baltimore City Anchor Plan focuses on innovative initiatives in four priority areas: public safety, local hiring, local purchasing and quality of life. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Public spaces have a range of roles to play in a town or city. (
  • 7. Let the public figure out what Ottawa's Official Plan (OP) really does. (
  • These are also available to view at a number of public consultation events across the city where residents will also be able to ask questions to transport experts. (
  • The Berkeley Public Health Clinic servicing the greater Bay Area providing: Free to low cost STI testing & treatment, HIV Testing & counseling, family planning services & exams, pregnancy testing & counseling to teens and adults of all genders. (
  • City of Berkeley Public Health Clinic provides services without requiring clients to be residents of the City. (
  • They consistently identify enhancing recreation facilities and parks as vital to a quality city via public meetings, open houses, and surveys. (
  • The mission of the City of Goodyear Parks and Recreation Department (Goodyear Parks and Recreation Department) is "to enhance the quality of life for all through the stewardship of public land by sustaining exceptional park facilities and quality recreational programs and services. (
  • Planning for these upcoming amenities is essential, and the following pages are dedicated to providing the public up to date information on all projects. (
  • We are glad to see that the city decided to stay with the [proposal] that was submitted to the public and we feel that we will be able to provide a quality not only in the structure but also the service to the community in the hotel that we open. (
  • In Jan. 2011, New York City quietly launched a pilot program to dispense free prescription contraceptives, including birth control pills and the morning-after pill, Plan B, to students at more than a dozen public high schools in the city. (
  • Piggybacking on the mayor's promise to end the Cluster Program, where homeless families are put up in private apartments at great expense, the group suggests that the city "utilize existing pathways to acquire these buildings in the public interest and transfer their ownership to responsible non-profit stewards, or to put the buildings under the receivership of a responsible non-profit administrator. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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). (
  • Plan CC 2035, a proposed planning guide for the city, is intended to help manage Corpus Christi's growth and provide orderly annexation. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Approximately 5,200 guests can sit theater-style at the popular KCI Expo Center, while the Riverfront Community and Convention Center, 30 minutes outside the city, can accommodate over 400 people in its Riverview Room, affording spectacular views of Landing Park. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • See our Official Community Plan . (
  • 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. (
  • People want a community feel, a center of town," Mancino said. (
  • 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. (
  • Our social media objective is to strengthen City responsiveness and transparency to inform the community about City events, programs, services, emergencies, and more. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The plans are created in consultation with the community and stakeholders. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • We are truly inspired by the great community involvement and support in the master planning effort for the town park. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 4. Value those Community Design Plans (CDP) and Secondary Plans (SP). (
  • Familiar with legislation and bylaws related to finance that must be complied with by the City, including, but not limited to, the Community Charter and Local Government Act. (
  • All too often," reads one passage, "we as a community have accepted this [more traffic deaths than homicides each year] as an unfortunate but inevitable cost of moving around the city. (
  • PTH wants the city to fund repairs to bring those unused apartments online and create a community land trust that the properties would be sold into, so they can be preserved as affordable housing forever. (
  • 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. (
  • Follow along with APA on Twitter ( @APA_Planning ) as we bring you content throughout Wednesday, November 8, and join the global conversation using #WTPD2017 . (
  • Instead, the applicant prepares a master layout plan and submits it for consideration by the Town Planning Board, who can approve or reject it. (
  • 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. (
  • Prior to the submission of a site plan, the applicant or his/her representative shall meet with the Code Enforcement Officer. (
  • The Planning Board shall mail notice of said hearing to the applicant at least 10 days prior to the hearing. (
  • The time within which the Planning Board must render its decision may be extended by mutual consent of the applicant and the Board. (
  • Where the applicant wishes to develop in stages, a site plan indicating ultimate development shall be presented for approval. (
  • 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 . (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • For an authentic Kansas City experience, Union Station offers majestic spaces such as the Sprint Festival Plaza's hall for banquets of 850 guests or receptions of 1,800 guests. (
  • What's clear from the audit is that alarm bells should have been ringing at City Hall and at the drug plan administrator's offices long before the report was released. (
  • 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. (
  • Plan to remove City Hall Park trees gets OK "What happens in the park will change over time. (
  • Plans to rehabilitate City Hall Park in Burlington have received the green light from the Development Review Board. (
  • An 1859 photo of City Hall Park. (
  • The first courthouse was built in the center of Courthouse Square (now City Hall Park) and served the county until 1801. (
  • Mayor Brian Bowman addresses the media on the release of the Interim Phosphorous Reduction and Nutrient Removal Implementation Plan as Manitoba Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard looks on on Friday at City Hall. (
  • Winnipeg director of waste and water Moira Geer is flanked by Manitoba Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard and Mayor Brian Bowman as she addresses the media on the release of the Interim Phosphorous Reduction and Nutrient Removal Implementation Plan on Friday at City Hall. (
  • Part of this was Pate s compiling of a history of the land, estimated to be worth between $2.5 million and $3 million, although no recent appraisal has been conducted by City Hall. (
  • The Certificate in Professional Financial Planning prepares students for rewarding careers as financial consultants to individuals, families and small businesses. (
  • The Kansas City Convention & Entertainment Conference Center is not the only grand event space available to planners, as other large Kansas City event venues can also be found dispersed throughout the city. (
  • 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. (
  • Assuming that such a commitment is in the offing, Canizaro said, the city should let the free market -- not planners -- decide which areas ultimately survive. (
  • Gwinn, like many small towns across the Upper Peninsula, missed out on most of the advances of modern city planning-something some planners say is a source of its strength. (
  • It's not the village's plan, it's not the professional planners telling us what to do. (
  • Stock says the city anticipates shelling out $50,000 worth of gift certificates. (
  • The Cambridge Riverfront Plan anticipates improving access to the river from neighborhoods all along the length of the city. (
  • Kirsten Crow/Caller-Times A sign near the recently annexed Chapman Ranch shows the end of the city limits. (
  • City Limits is the destination for job-seekers who want to make a difference and the employers who seek them. (
  • City Limits is a nonprofit. (
  • 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. (
  • Ron Stock is the city administrator of Lamar, Colorado, and came up with the town's "stimulus plan. (
  • Jones has more to gain from the stimulus plan than a night out with his wife. (
  • A few blocks up Main Street, Roger Stagner is proud of Lamar's small-town stimulus program. (
  • He is also a city councilman and says Lamar can't wait for the federal stimulus plan. (
  • 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. (
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  • Disclaimer: Unless otherwise specified, the City of Berkeley does not maintain and is not responsible for the content of any of the outside sites linked to our Web pages. (
  • 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. (
  • The area's strengths include cleantech and energy, and many startups are spun out of Colorado State University , which is located in the city. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The City of Tampere's aim is to further develop the stormwater management system in Vuores and monitor the functionality of the system, i.e. how efficiently the detention and infiltration structures and the wetland clean the stormwaters before they are directed into the oligotrophic lakes in the area. (
  • The experience gained in Vuores will be utilised in Hiedanranta, where the planning of the stormwater management systems and green areas is only beginning. (
  • Back-up Contraceptive Pills , also known as the " emergency contraception ", "morning-after pill", or Plan B, can reduce the risk of an unintended pregnancy by 72-90% if taken up to 5 days after unprotected vaginal intercourse. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Notification of property owners shall be in accordance with § 283-a of the Town Law in regard to Farm Operations in Agricultural Districts. (
  • Reviews and recommends revisions to policies, procedures and bylaws that support the financial operations of the City. (
  • An interactive map from Chicago Cityscape shows all of the city's parking lots, vacant spaces, and city-owned land. (
  • A vacant and blighted former nursing home in North Toledo was knocked down Monday to the cheers of neighbors who plan to replace it with an arboretum. (
  • Jackson and Peters will fill Bishop's and Medina's seats, and Voelckers is taking the seat left vacant by former-commissioner Marsha Bennett, who left the Planning Commission in November. (
  • Picture the Homeless says there are abandoned and vacant properties, belonging to the city and other parties, that could be developed into low-income housing-in particular, housing for the formerly homeless. (
  • Bishop and Medina joined with Haight and two other commissioners to vote against the rezone at the Planning Commission's Dec. 10 meeting, according to minutes posted on its website. (
  • But every bit counts at a time when city departments are struggling to find cuts of 2.6 per cent from their already tight budgets at Tory's request. (
  • 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. (
  • 99 percent of city planning departments have a website. (
  • The two cities without websites for their planning departments were excluded from further analysis. (
  • Optional application made in advance of submitting a formal development application to obtain written input from appropriate City departments as well as the Ward Councillor about the opportunities and constraints of a specific development proposal prior to making a formal development application. (
  • Welcome to the Meeting and Event Planning guide to Kansas City, a city guide for meeting professionals. (
  • 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. (
  • For further information about Neighbourhood Planning is available on our Neighbourhood Planning webpage and in our Neighbourhood Planning Guide . (
  • PBOT feels this plan will guide them toward our 2025 Vision Zero goal. (
  • 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. (
  • When planning meetings and events in Jakarta, the vital capital of Indonesia, be sure to introduce groups to the city's unique diversity of cultures and traditions. (
  • SPs make into law the land uses that arise from a CDP, and carry significant weight at City meetings and OMB hearings. (
  • Assists with educational workshops and one-on-one meetings related to financial planning issues. (
  • She was previously employed by Weisco Computers and the city of Eustis, Fla. She is a Certified Chief Information Officer (CCIO) and a mentor to students in the Certified Chief information Systems program at Florida State University. (
  • By the end of the week, everyone will have an opportunity to go to the village website and participate in the planning process, according to Pam Newton, the village's chief operating officer. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Acts as a Signing Officer of the City for the purpose of binding or obligating the City in connection with its accounts and transactions with the bank or other financial institutions. (
  • What can you tell job seekers about City of El Paso's Pension Plan? (
  • Glassdoor is your resource for information about the Pension Plan benefits at City of El Paso. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Its downtown area boasts 200 fountains, more than any other city outside of Rome, while its tree-lined boulevards and many sculptures recall the streets of Paris. (
  • A Development Permission Area (DPA) plan is a provisional type of plan drawn up, mainly in rural areas, as a temporary measure before a formal OZP is adopted there. (
  • It was a driving force behind the Finger Plan which has governed the development of the Greater Copenhagen Area since 1948. (
  • Mirage would wholly own just one of the hotels, a $600 million to $700 million property in the Atlantic City marina area. (
  • Tolls on Toronto-area highways, a ban on gas-powered lawnmowers and leaf blowers, a requirement for hybrid taxis and a massive retrofit of city buildings are all needed to slash greenhouse gas emissions in Canada's biggest city, according to a Toronto city report. (
  • 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. (
  • The City of Madison Planning Division is continuing digital engagement for the Greater East Towne and Odana Area Plan with a series of virtual lunch and learns and evening engagements. (
  • Subsequent weeks will take an in depth look at the Greater East Towne and Odana Area Plan boundaries and the unique issues and opportunities present. (
  • 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. (
  • The Odana Area Plan boundary encompasses 1,044 acres - that's 73% larger than Downtown Madison. (
  • The Plan will also look to prepare the area for future Bus Rapid Transit service. (
  • Accessory structures or uses which exceed the gross floor area of the principal structure shall require site plan approval. (
  • This is just a huge opportunity that you have over 50 percent undeveloped in the planning area. (
  • CDPs serve to map out future directions for a specific area of the city. (
  • There will be three new faces on the city's Planning Commission next month when the hotly contested "Field of Fireweed" area rezone is reconsidered. (
  • In response to an application from the Chellaston Neighbourhood Planning Forum to be the only group to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for the Chellaston Village Neighbourhood Area. (
  • As a result, the risk factors and scoring process are periodically evaluated and modified, if necessary, in order to improve the audit plan. (
  • The risk assessment process provides a tool for assigning available audit personnel to perform audits for the purpose of reducing risk and liability exposure to the City. (
  • The development of an annual risk-based audit plan is a dynamic process. (
  • As the Integrated Planning Process is an all-school endeavor, key governance committees oversee various components. (
  • The project is so massive that the planning, environmental studies, engineering and fund-gathering process likely will take six years, Peri said. (
  • The circumstances, coupled with Bishop and Medina not being reappointed to the Planning Commission, have caused Hart to question the integrity of the process. (
  • This is the second stage in the Neighbourhood Planning process. (
  • The Concord Alewife Plan suggests many ways to make a positive evolution for the formerly industrial areas in this westernmost sector of Cambridge. (
  • A report released Feb. 21, 2008 suggests that the city of Toronto give the Gardiner Expressway to the province in return for a share of tolls collected from motorists who use it. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Powers and Functions of the Town Planning Board" (PDF). (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Editor's Note: See also § 250-62D , Alternate members of the Board of Appeals and the Planning Board. (
  • All uses other than one-family detached dwellings and agricultural uses shall require site plan approval by the Planning Board. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The Planning Board shall decide upon the application within 62 days after the conclusion of the final hearing. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Modifications made by the Ontario Municipal Board concurrent with approval of certain parts of the Official Plan. (
  • Served by major U.S. carriers flying nonstop to 50 major cities, Kansas City International Airport has received many accolades for customer satisfaction. (
  • Many ancient cities were built from definite plans. (
  • Legislation that enabled cities to make and carry out planning designs was enacted earlier in Europe than in the United States. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Sightseeing in cities is an indispensable part of almost all tourists' plans. (
  • 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. (
  • Emerging technologies are fundamentally changing how we plan, develop, and manage cities, as cities around the globe become technologically advanced and connected. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The enforcement action in this plan are limited in order to reduce the possibility of racial profiling and disparate economic impacts. (
  • And the scarcity of land complicates efforts to build housing that serves the very lowest-income New Yorkers, because it means the city has to kick in larger subsidies to fill the gap between the land-debt the rent roll can support and how much the parcel cost. (
  • He warned of the arrival of a "gilded city where the privileged few prosper and millions upon millions of New Yorkers struggle just to keep their heads above water," lambasting an economy of $125 million penthouses, new records for the Dow, and restaurants that offer $1,000 caviar pizza. (
  • Thompson focused on improving access to healthcare and reducing child hunger, while de Blasio called for a crackdown on wage theft an expanded living wage, and requiring construction projects funded by the city to employ low-income New Yorkers. (
  • Dubai, which is building facilities to generate 6,000 Megawatts of power, is diversifying away from relying mostly on natural gas to produce electricity by adding solar- and coal-fired plants.Persian Gulf states like the United Arab Emirates, in which Dubai is the biggest city, must desalinate seawater to supply drinking water to their burgeoning populations.Regional utilities have traditionally linked gas-fired power stations to large desalination plants along coastlines. (
  • Not since the era when Oregon Trail travelers, fur trappers and Native Americans mingled in this busy commercial center has the city seen the flurry of activity that enlivens the streets today. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Specifically, the division plans new (and upgrades to) arterial streets and skeletal roads. (
  • Redesigning big streets is a major thrust of the plan. (
  • All the actions in the plan regarding safer designs are focused on the city's high crash corridor network - big and fast streets that have higher than average rates of deaths and injuries. (
  • A noteworthy project that is under construction is at the former Faces site along the Route 2 entry into the city. (
  • 310-7.2 Applicability and effect of site plan review. (
  • 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. (
  • Effect of site plan approval. (
  • No lot or parcel of land shall be used except in conformity with an approved site plan, when required. (
  • 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. (
  • Site plan submission. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The more subsidies spent at each site, the fewer sites the city can build on within a specified budget. (