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Basildon secured £1.8m housing funding

NEARLY £2million in funding has been secured to support two housing projects, including the construction of over 100 homes on a derelict car park in the town centre. Basildon Council is now ready to move forward with plans to build 105 houses on the former ‘car park 14’, while a further 34 houses will be […]

Kennebunkport man ‘saw the need and led

Kennebunkport resident Patrick Briggs, right, receives a Spirit of America award from York County Commissioner Richard Dutremble for his volunteer work leading the Kennebunkport Heritage Housing Trust, which strives to provide affordable housing throughout the ‘year. Briggs also served nine years as Kennebunkport coach. Courtesy picture KENNEBUNKPORT – Patrick Briggs “saw the need and led […]

Hyde masterplan takes shape after urban ...

Tameside Council has appointed HemingwayDesign and GL Hearn to lead the development of its new vision, master plan and strategy for Hyde town centre. Bringing with them proven expertise and experience in urban design and the development of successful and innovative visions and masterplans and a strong track record of delivering proposals for other cities […]

Key funding boon secures 135 apartments ...

A sign greets people as they enter the Smith Ranch neighborhood in Silverthorne, which includes several projects to build affordable housing for the Summit County workforce. Plans to build 135 units at Smith Ranch Apartments are gaining momentum now that funding is secured for the low-income housing portion of the project. Ashley Low / For […]

Mississauga’s most engaging, innovative

Preferred region How does this work? By Declan Finucane Published on November 22, 2022 at 4:21 p.m. Mississauga is on the hunt for “the next big thing” when it comes to the best architectural and design achievements the city has to offer. Submissions are now open for the Mississauga Urban Design Awards 2023, which will […]

BETA and the local need for new housing ...

BETA, South Burlington’s electric aerospace company, recently announced that it will locate its battery facility in the former Energizer battery factory in the city of St. Albans. The company said it could eventually employ several hundred workers.On a scale of 0 to 10, with 10 being an unrealistic hope, that was a 15. The jobs […]

“It’s urgent” is the message from Valenc

“It’s urgent” was the key message from Vicente Garcia Nebot, director general of urban planning for the Valencian government, who addressed real estate agents and owners whose rural properties are still not legal. Speaking to around 100 people at L’alfas del Pi on Monday, November 21, Garcia said a pathway had been created for locals […]

Housing solutions must be prioritized | ...

Ohio officials have known for decades that our economy is in a state of rebound and transition. But we’ve done a terrible job preparing for what’s next. Rather than being proactive, we have collectively spent far too much time looking back and being reactive. It’s coming back to haunt us, because big employers […]

The task force recruits warming center s...

St. Stephen’s Homeless Population Task Force is hiring staff for the next Warming Center, alongside commissioning of the facility, as well as addressing future housing needs of the homeless population from the city. Tanner Stewart, a St. Stephen resident who sits on the committee, said they were looking for an operations manager for the warming […]

North Attleboro City Council to discuss ...

NORTH ATTLEBORO — City councilors are due to vote on a number of controversial measures when they reconvene Monday night for their regular meeting. According to the agenda for the 7 p.m. town hall meeting, council will pass a so-called “smart zoning” law that would create a layered neighborhood to allow for multi-family housing, including […]

Pupils help name the new Trowbridge hous...

PUPILS from Studley Green Primary School helped name a new housing estate on the former site of the John Bull pub. After consulting with local primary school children, the Selwood Housing Association named their new development Platinum Court. In June, Selwood Housing approached Studley Green Primary School to involve the children in naming the site. […]

HC calls on Maharashtra government to re...

The Bombay High Court has recently issued a notice to the Maharashtra government requesting its response to a public interest litigation (PIL) requesting the instruction to issue guidelines for the installation of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in the premises of cooperative housing societies (CHS). Last Monday, two south Mumbai residents told the judiciary that […]

The Planning Commission delays approval ...

Former Front Royal city manager Steven W. Hicks, who was recently offered a job as city administrator of Louisburg, North Carolina, apparently had the offer rescinded before its Nov. 7 start date . In an about-face, Louisburg’s chief financial officer for more than 14 years, Sean Medlin, was offered the job, which he accepted. Louisbourg […]

Wood County Development Executive and Wo...

PARKERSBURG — The area needs housing for a variety of people, a local development official at the Wood County Commission said Thursday. Wood County Executive Director of Development Lindsey Piersol briefed the commission on Monday’s presentations by Patrick Bowen of Bowen National Research on housing needs and availability in the area. The presentation […]

Main Street affordable housing project d...

A $13 million affordable housing project is another step closer to completion after Smithers Council approved design plans in principle with some modifications at its November 8 meeting. The Dze L K’ant Housing Society affordable housing project will be funded by BC Housing and will serve families and seniors in the Aboriginal community. The site […]

🌱 A young stroke victim was offered hote

Welcome back, Bedford. I’m here in your inbox to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening in Bedford today. Today you will read these stories and more… A young stroke victim finds a lack of accessible housing. In progress road works on County and Back River roads. Rabbits and a hedgehog are […]

Kading Properties helps with housing and...

TR PHOTO BY SUSANNA MEYER – Kading Properties has four major developments in Marshalltown, and the Park Place project, located at 1010 Washington St. is pictured. Kading is working to increase the number of workforce housing units in Marshalltown and maintain their involvement in the community while they are there. Kading Properties has been working […]

“Mixed-use development” roughly translat

CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | CONTACT A new report from the Betoota 2050 plan has identified thousands of new terms to add to the official CWB (construction wanker bullshit) list. CWB is a propaganda language that is characterized by understatement, circumlocution and the inversion of customary meanings. The term was coined by Betoota Mayor Councilor […]

Vail ski resort status, future threatene...

Just above Interstate 70, a narrow strip of sagebrush-covered hills are home to a Colorado treasure: the bighorn sheep that graze along this rugged, steep terrain. The land could also be used to help solve a chronic problem nearby: a shortage of affordable housing that threatens the future of the famous resort town of Vail. […]

Housing shortage leaves some Washington ...

Although the pandemic has boosted the population of rural Down East Maine, the sudden influx of new residents caused Washington County’s already severe housing shortage to skyrocket as much of the available housing stock was clawed back. Worse still, the housing scarcity in Maine’s second-poorest county — where the poverty rate hovers around 20% and […]

Planning organization, Jammu no longer i...

Planning organization, Jammu no longer important? November 14, 2022, By Cross Town News Rajesh Gupta Jammu, November 13: He is well aware that planning organization is one of the crucial departments in developing master plans and their amendments etc. but the STP of Jammu Municipal Corporation has been subject to additional charges for a […]

‘Now is the time of greatest need’: Resi

Chapel Hill residents are struggling to find housing as interest rates and house prices continue to rise. Since 2017, the average rent in Chapel Hill has increased by 37%, according to the 2022 Annual Affordable Housing Report for the City of Chapel Hill. Michele Burris, management broker and owner of Local Market Realty in Chapel […]

York Region criticizes new provincial ho...

‘This math is so bad. It’s not even remotely realistic,’ mayor says of Bill 23 target of 12,000 new homes for Newmarket York Region is criticizing the province over a series of housing policy proposals that council members say miss the mark. Council passed a resolution Nov. 10 asking the province to suspend Bill 23, […]

A landlord raises the alarm about housin...

A landlord is sounding the alarm about a housing development in a rural area where she lives. The housing development proposed by Orlando-based Nitai Capital Partners Edwards, LLC will be reviewed Monday evening by the Lady Lake Planning & Zoning Board. The development would include 144 single-family homes to be built on 31 acres of […]

Gold Coast affordable housing needs a re...

An urban planner and Churchill Fellow says the Gold Coast needs a shift in planning and community attitudes to better manage the city’s housing affordability issues. Key points: Urban planner Martin Garred says building big houses with big backyards is increasingly unrealistic The Gold Coast faces significant property stress with prices jumping 32% in 2021-22 […]

The Soapbox: So many need a housing reso...

OPINION Rise. Speak. It’s your turn. In the midst of all that is happening in the city of Manchester due to the housing crisis affecting many in this community, the vulnerable people of this city have suffered another life loss which has had no flashy sign , did not attract heaps of donors, but had […]

More housing for millionaires is the pri...

The short take: Carrboro City Council passed the Carrboro Connects plan over 5 months ago. To date, no significant changes to the land use policy have been brought to the council table for action from the plan. Meanwhile, sites that might have held more diverse housing options continue to be converted into grand homes that […]

AIA California Announces Winners of 2022...

anchor Suisman Urban Design honorary award winner ‘Hartford 400’. Image courtesy of Suisman Urban Design. The AIA California named three projects as winners of this year’s Urban Design Awards, which serve as a survey of the different methods employed in the industry to “reclaim and reinvent” different […]

Municipal tax exemptions in Worthing cou...

Worthing Borough Council wants to introduce the new measure to reduce the number of empty houses in the area. The council wants to scrap council tax exemptions for empty homes in a bid to ease the city’s housing crisis. Currently, unfurnished houses in Worthing are exempt from council tax for the first month they are […]

Mayor’s Urban Design Awards showcase Cal

Calgary has long been and continues to be a destination for people who want to lead a good life. Historically, our city’s economy and employment opportunities have been the main, if not the only, pillar of this success. However, Calgary’s recognition as a modern and inclusive city is equally essential to providing a quality of […]

New triplexes being built in Goderich to...

By Bob Montgomery November 10, 2022 10:15 a.m. Two triplexes are currently under construction on Bennett Street in Goderich to help meet the average housing need in the city and county. County Executive Glen McNeil explains that “missing middle” housing refers to housing options in the middle of the housing spectrum. This range of housing […]

Voters say ‘yes’ to new East Affordable

EAST END, NY – A new day dawned on Wednesday for affordable housing opportunities in some East End towns after voters voted and approved Suffolk’s Ballot No. 3 proposal, which focuses on the Peconic Bay Area Community Housing Fund Project. Sponsored by New York State Assemblyman Fred Thiele and New York State Senator Anthony Palumo, […]

Director of Operations – Town planning w

Operations Manager – Urbanism Venue: Grafton House, Ipswich/Hybrid Working Salary: Around £60,000 a year Are you looking to develop your career as a senior executive in local government, there is no better place than Ipswich Borough Council. As a professional planning department manager, you will manage policy, development management, conservation and our special projects team. […]

Caistor Architects Join Building Control...

Exciting news as West Lindsey District Council Building Control welcomes another local design practice to the LABC Partnership Programme. Caistor-based Mother Architects is the latest company to partner with West Lindsey Building Control and take advantage of all that being a member of the LABC partnership family has to offer. Sam Marriot, Managing Director of […]

District 26 State House candidates talk ...

BLAINE COUNTY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Election Day is upon us, and one of the District 26 State House races has a former Democratic mayor, facing a retired teacher who is Republican. In this race, how each candidate plans to solve the ongoing housing crisis in the Wood River Valley could decide that. The Democratic candidate, […]

Dunbar: The DunBear: Ken Ross buys devel...

Property entrepreneur Ken Ross has acquired Hallhill Developments, the company behind a large development next to the A1 in Dunbar which spans over 400 acres and includes residential, commercial, retail, recreational and educational uses . The price paid by the property developer was not disclosed. Hallhill has been growing in Dunbar for over two decades. […]

Bow Island, Alberta is working to divers...

The city of Bow Island partnered with the non-profit Rural Development Network (RDN) to develop approximately 19 acres of municipal land in an effort to address housing issues. According to Mayor Gordon Reynolds, the municipality is struggling to attract and retain employees, especially young people and families. With rental options almost never vacant, the chance […]

Māori focus wins Taranaki’s three urban

provided Ruakere Hond (foreground) and Will Edwards take part in wÄ nanga on Parihaka’s Te Mahere Aranga Tuatoru. The country’s landscape architects say Maori views on urban design have played a central role in two awards of excellence and special recognition for Taranaki projects. The New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects’ Achievement Awards recognize two […]

Inside Housing – Insight – Social housin

“We wanted to show residents of Ham Close Estate what kind of quality home they could expect to get under the regeneration,” said David Done, RHP’s managing director. “And it worked wonderfully.” He says the 11,000-home organization will use the technology for future regeneration programs and “try to understand” more of its potential. Social landlords […]

Homeless memorial blanket project shines...

By Reginald Williams, Special at AFRO The National Alliance to End Homelessness estimates that over half a million people are persistently homeless in America. According to the Washington, DC-based organization, about 70% are single. The remaining 100,000 are dominated by families with children. But in 2019, the US Department of Education estimated there were 1.6 […]

Good town planning, restoration of veget...

In Nigeria, floods have almost become an annual event. Every time it rains, there are floods. This has been the situation since 2012, when Nigeria experienced major floods that killed more than 300 people and displaced more than two million others. This has led to health problems in communities and food insecurity across the country. […]

Housing crisis shrinks Cape Cod’s labor

Photo by Tim Mossholder, courtesy of Pexels HYANNIS — A new report on Cape Cod’s housing crisis has revealed the impacts it’s had on the local economy and the region’s dwindling workforce. The study, led by economist Tim Cornwall, identified that high house and rent prices and a limited inventory of labor housing contributed to […]

Shopping center transformed into housing

According to a report by idealistic, the property will be demolished and a mainly residential project is expected to be built on the site. This project will bear the signature of the famous British architect Norman Foster. According CBREwho advised Bain Capital Credit on the transaction, the CascaisVilla shopping center is in operation, but the […]

Kelly Makiha: Why I’m so attached to Rot

Rotorua will hum again. Photo / Felix Desmarais FIGHTING_FOR_ROTORUA_OL1 FIGHTING_FOR_ROTORUA in scc logos and signatures A_260522aerial3.JPG Rotorua will hum again. Photo / Felix Desmarais Kelly Makiha OPINION “Muuum, can we have an ice cold Coke?” When it’s a Friday at 7 p.m. and we’re on our way back from basketball, the answer is “no”. It’s […]

Teton County Commissioner Says There’s N

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Clair McFarland, Cowboy State [email protected] The race for the Teton County commission intensified last month when the commission’s vice chairman declared his opposition to open market housing developments. Vice President and Democratic candidate Luther Propst has touted his commitment to restricted-deed housing projects in […]

The Outer Banks Voice – Woda Cooper pres

Woda Cooper launches Nags Head housing complex and faces tough questions from City Commissioners By Michael Wagner | Voices of the Outer Banks November 3, 2022 Woda Cooper official Denis Blackburn addresses the chief stewards of Nags. A representative for property developer Woda Cooper made the case for the construction of a 54-unit affordable housing […]

2022 National Residential Architecture A...

Jury citation An exemplary scheme in its spatial nuance and neighborhood, Anne Street Garden Villas is an exquisite offering to the community housing typology. Through a material and architectural language steeped in ancient ideas of domesticity and society, the villa enclave possesses a sense of self-reliance that can be seen in the traditional single-family home, […]

West Harptree A368 closed for resurfacin...

! Please disable cookies in your browser to view this page. Learn more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them. Bath & North East Somerset Council is advising people to plan their trips between November 7 and 11 as the A368 via West Harptree […]

Community Celebrates New WL Housing Deve...

The Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking on Wednesday November 2 for the new Raccoon Run development, located along Pierceton Road near the Stonehenge Golf Course in Winona Lake. InkFreeNews photos by Leah Sander. By Lea SanderInkFreeNews WINONA LAKE — More housing will soon be available in Kosciusko County following new development at Winona […]

Panic? Adequate housing is the answer –

BY GARY STRADLINGRepublican candidate forLos Alamos County Council Thank you to many, many county residents for your almost uniform agreement. When I meet you at home, or in the park, at fairs, at parades, you agree that adequate housing is the county’s most critical issue. You do not want As per usual! Most of you […]

TBM Housing Corp. is seeking provincial...

The company has asked the city for a letter of support to show the province that there has been municipal support for the Gateway project The Blue Mountains Accessible Housing Corporation (BMAHC) hopes to secure funding from the provincial government for the Gateway Accessible Housing Project. BMAHC Executive Director Jennifer Bisley attended the October 31 […]

Faced with housing shortages, Bowdoinham...

John Egan of the Genesis Fund discusses affordable housing with residents of Bowdoinham on October 26. Maria Skillings / Time Record Bowdoinham is looking for ways to tackle a housing crisis that is driving away young professionals, young families and the elderly. At a meeting on October 26, the Bowdoinham Community Development Initiative orchestrated a […]

The efforts of a religious group amid th...

A small religious organization in Virginia helps homeless people find permanent housing. They help them pay rent, match up with roommates and receive ongoing support services. Soaring rent prices have caused many Americans to lose their homes. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for your registration! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed on […]

SDC Bandipora Dr Owais Ahmad convenes to...

The District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora, Dr Owais Ahmad today convened a meeting of officers, stakeholders, public representatives and senior citizens for the preparation of a master plan based on the GIS for the city of Bandipora. The meeting was attended by Chairman of Bandipora Municipal Council Basharat Ahmad Najar, DPO (Nodal Officer Coordination), Mohd […]

Estes Park rezones land for future workf...

As voters in tourism-dependent Estes Park prepare to vote on a lodging tax hike to support workforce housing, the board voted unanimously to rezone a 21.1 acre parcel where up to 190 units could be built. The vote at Tuesday’s meeting changed the tract, off Fish Hatchery Road on the south bank of the Fall […]

Caledon East Streetscape and Urban Desig...

The Town of Caledon is conducting a Streetscape and Urban Design Study of the Airport Road Corridor in Caledon East from approximately Cranston Drive to approximately Huntsmill Drive. We need your help to start this! Please take a few minutes to complete the survey below so we have a better idea of ​​who you are, […]

Want to ease SF’s housing crisis? Start

Re “The Lasting Impact of the SF Project” (Front page, October 26): The San Francisco Building and Construction Trades Council has been intimately involved in discussions about the proposed housing development at 469 Stevenson St., and we supported its approval. The story slips over an important fact: even if it had been approved, this project […]

The Postings: £50m housing plan to demol

Kirkcaldy’s old shopping center is set to be demolished to make way for a major residential development which could see hundreds of people living in the town centre. And this could be the catalyst to attract more investors and developers to transform the heart of Lang Toun. The first major step came last week when […]

Top mayoral and trustee candidates discu...

Top candidates for mayor and trustee answered questions about the Marshall Fire takeover and how best to support businesses and residents at a candidates forum Wednesday night. Two mayoral candidates, current Pro-Tem Mayor Mark Lacis, and written candidate, Gladys Forshee, attended the Face the Chamber event at the Superior Community Center, while seven of the […]

Housing subcommittee has discussions but...

More than a year ago, the current city council set up a housing planning and development sub-committee to tackle some major issues that have plagued Evanston for years, including the enforcement of housing standards rental property and the still-controversial “Rule of Three Unrelated”, which prohibits no more than three people from renting the same apartment […]

Utah Latin Town Hall: Governor Cox takes...

Gov. Spencer Cox held a Latino town hall Monday night — his first such event with the Latino community in his nearly two years as governor. The event brought together a few hundred people and featured a conversation moderated by Nubia Peña, director of Utah’s Division of Multicultural Affairs. It was translated into Spanish by […]

Sussex County Council revises affordable...

Sussex County Council voted last week to offer new incentives for developers to build denser affordable housing as the housing shortage in the county worsens. A 2019 study by Housing Alliance Delaware found that someone earning minimum wage would have to work nearly 100 hours a week to afford a two-bedroom apartment at a fair […]

Lake County News, Calif. – Board of Over

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — The Board of Supervisors will welcome its newest member and discuss a proposal to create two new positions in the County Administrative Office to work on housing and economic development. The‌ ‌board will meet from ‌at‌ ‌9‌ ‌am. ‌Tuesday, October 25, in council chambers on the first floor of the Lake […]

Shropshire Council’s building control te

24/10/2022 – Permalink Related topics: Housing / Protection of the public Members of Shropshire Council’s Building Control team have been recognized for their excellence at prestigious national awards. Melanie Davies, Alastair Dunning and Darren Ellis have been selected as regional winners of the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Building Excellence Awards – the UK’s largest […]

Planning Commission avoids Murphy Theate...

“To be or not to be” – this seems to be a Shakespearean question looming over the continued existence of the Unilateral Front Royal Economic Development Authority (FREDA). During its business session on Tuesday 11 October, under the watchful eye of FREDA Board Vice-Chairman Mark Tapsak, Front Royal Council discussed the implications of a yet […]

SunLive – Areas where housing prices hav

When Mary Hiron decided to leave Hamilton for her retirement, she could comfortably buy a house in South Waikato, but says she would struggle to do so now. Home prices in South Waikato have greatly increased in the last 10 years. New figures from CoreLogic show that the district’s average price rose 249% from $135,450 […]

Rotorua is a ‘ghost town’ due to emergen

A resident says Rotorua has become a ‘ghost town’ due to an increase in motels serving as emergency accommodation. Rotorua (file photo). (Source: Local Democracy Report) By Rayssa Almeida from rnz.co.nz A hearing before three independent commissioners began on Monday and heard submissions from the claimant – the Department of Housing and Urban Development which […]

Councilors will review Highton Village’s

Greater Geelong City Councilors will consider the final Urban Design Framework (UDF) for the village of Highton at their meeting on Tuesday 25 October, following five stages of community engagement over five years. Planning and Economics Director Gareth Smith said the UDF seeks to retain Highton’s village feel while providing more greenery, enhanced local shopping […]

Tupper Lake seeks housing solutions | N...

TUPPER LAKE — Tupper Lake Councilman John Gillis spent his summer studying local housing statistics, attending the Common Ground Alliance conference in June, and participating in weekly calls with Adirondack Action. He does this because he believes the town cannot remain a working town without being able to overcome the shortage of affordable […]

Sag Harbor residents pursue affordable h...

Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images A mixed-use development featuring 79 affordable housing units is being built in the Hamptons village of Sag Harbor, and some residents are suing (and, in at least one case, might cry). The group that filed the lawsuit, Save Sag Harbor, says it’s not against affordable housing, just worried about […]

Swindon businesses judged best in region...

By Jessica Durston – October 21, 2022 Company (L-R) Adrian Berrystone, Mike Ferne, Councilman Gary Sumner, Craig Donnelly and Erica O’Connor After becoming regional winners, Swindon will have four entries in a national competition, which recognizes excellence in the construction industry. This entry into the national competition comes after four businesses in the borough were […]

Alexander Road solar projects receive sp...

The Batavia City Planning Board unanimously approved special use permits and site plans for two solar projects on Alexander Road at their meeting on Tuesday. The projects are located at 9183 Alexander Road, known as the Pike Road Solar Farm Project, and 9071 Alexander Road. The resolutions passed by the board authorize San Francisco-based Renewable […]

Leland City Council approves rezoning fo...

LELAND, NC (WECT) – The Leland City Council unanimously approved a sprawling 897-acre real estate development at the intersection of Malmo Loop Road and US 74/76 at its meeting on Tuesday. Thursday October 20. The developer, Malmo Ventures, LLC., brought the proposal back to the planning board last month to approve 912 additional dwellings and […]

How prioritizing vulnerable communities ...

What is the most important thing when designing an urban space? According to Meriem Chabani, it’s asking the right questions. “The first thing to take into account is the need,” said the Franco-Algerian architect and urban planner. “If we don’t understand very precisely what we are trying to achieve, we are sure to fail. It […]

Ridgefield Selectmen approve city’s affo

RIDGEFIELD — The board approved the city’s affordable housing plan after nearly an hour of discussion at a special town meeting Wednesday night. The vote was 3 to 2; First coach Rudy Marconi and coaches Barbara Manners and Sean Connelly voted in favor of the plan while coaches Maureen Kozlark and Bob Hebert voted against. […]

Lagos to publish violators of planning p...

The Lagos State Government says he will start posting notice of contravention of the planning permit served on buildings, as part of efforts to create proper public awareness and address resident denial issues. Nairametrics understood this to have been disclosed by the Managing Director of the Lagos State Physical Development Permit Authority (LASPPPA), Mr. Kehinde […]

Atherton Forum: Candidates answer questi...

Building more housing at Menlo College, policing and traffic safety were all top concerns for the four candidates – Mayor Rick DeGolia and Vice Mayor Bill Widmer are seeking re-election, facing two challengers, Greg Conlon and Stacy Miles Holland – for the three open slots on Atherton City Council this autumn during a forum at […]

Senior Building Control Surveyor job at ...

In addition to the stated salary, this role attracts a market supplement of £4,000 per annum (reviewed after 2 years), an essential car user allowance which is £963.00 per annum with 40.9p per mile paid. There is also an additional payment for being on the rotation of dangerous structures. Hackney is one of Britain’s most […]

Revitalization plan aims to bring more m...

MACOMB (WGEM) – The Town of Macomb is implementing a Community Revitalization Plan to address needed areas of improvement around the town. Specifically, Mayor Michael Inman said this was done to address the city’s population loss by improving gaps in housing availability. In 2021, the city undertook a planning process with the Illinois Housing Development […]

Hartford Foundation grants aim to reshap...

In its ongoing efforts to confront structural and historic racism and how it manifests in housing issues, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced a second round of funding to nonprofits advocating for policy change. in state and municipal affordable housing laws. The first round of funding, announced in February, awarded $25,000 each to eight […]

Resident complaints lead to formation of...

KILLINGWORTH City residents voted overwhelmingly on September 21 to approve a five-member Fair Housing Commission to deal with citizen complaints about “unacceptable” rent increases and other rental housing issues. The action largely stems from residents of the Beechwood Mobile Home Park on Route 81 who said they faced rent increases from a new landlord, alarming […]

St. Pete Pier Wins World Urban Design Aw...

ST. PETERSBURG, FL — The St. Pete’s Pier has been recognized by the Urban Land Institute as one of the best new designs in the world. Sunshine City waterfront destination named one of six ULI 2022 winners Global Excellence Awards, according to a statement from the city. This year’s winners are two from North America […]

Advanced Residential Training Program in...

Appointment: 09 – 12 November 2022Deadline to apply: November 03, 2022Course duration: Three days (24 hours)Venue: Anil Agarwal Environment Training Institute (AAETI), Nimli, RajasthanType of course: Residential Background CSE – School of Water and Waste (SW&W) aims to establish policy principles, innovative technologies and implementation strategies for city-wide water and sanitation management, which will throw […]

October Midterm Fun for Museums Week 202...

! Please disable cookies in your browser to view this page. Learn more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them. Date published: 2022-10-17 | Category: Inheritance Museums and venues in Bath and North East Somerset will be hosting an exciting program of special events […]

Back to Delta: New Seniors Residences Ar...

When the future population of the world remembers our times, they will think not of the great things, but of the kindness and care we gave to our pioneers.” These are the words of WK Kiernan, Minister of Mines and Petroleum Resources, to a large audience attending the official opening of the Evergreen Court Aged […]

Senior housing plan in Trumbull on forme...

TRUMBULL — The project to build a 55-plus resort at 48 Monroe Turnpike has met with a roadblock as owners of a neighboring property seek to appeal a judge’s earlier ruling that could have allowed the plan to move forward. The development discouraged some townspeople, including the Director of Community and Economic Development, Rina Bakalar. […]

Nags Head plans to curb C-2 development,...

Nags Head Commissioners are considering curbing development in the C-2, or General Commercial, neighborhood following community feedback on the location of essential housing and labor at the Oct. 5 meeting. Commissioner Kevin Brinkley introduced a motion to impose a moratorium of up to 150 days on the development of C-2. There will be a public […]

Affordable housing is about to have a ne...

By Gerald Patriarca Affordable housing is about to have a new address in Burien. ecoTHRIVE is an affordable housing development slated to open in 2025 on a 1.8 acre site in Boulevard Park. Denise Henrikson of ecoTHRIVE said they hope to make it a place where people want to live connected to the land and […]

City’s Urban Planning and Design Departm

The City of Asheville’s Urban Planning and Design Department, which oversees the city and county’s joint historic preservation program, has in recent years identified the imperative need to document African American heritage resources in the city. and, therefore, initiated an architectural study of historic resources. specifically tied to historically black neighborhoods in Asheville. After hard […]

Employment as Senior Conservation and Ur...

Senior Conservation and Urban Design Officer Salary From £42,015 to £50,910 According to skills and experience The role Want to work in one of London’s most exciting environments?Do you have passion and enthusiasm for the built environment and heritage?Would you like to put your leadership and management skills to the test? If so, we’d love […]

Board Implements Carbondale’s First Affo

The Town of Carbondale is implementing its first-ever Affordable Housing Plan following an Oct. 3 board meeting where trustees agreed on goals and strategies to achieve them. City administrator Colin Laird explained the need for a “revised community housing plan” which he submitted to his colleagues on September 29: Carbondale. There are currently over 100 […]

Renovations on the land approved by the ...

alex spearWHAT IS FULL ABOUT FARLEY: The Brunswick Planning Board has approved the College’s outline plan for the proposed Farley Field renovations. Neighbors continue to raise concerns about the environmental impacts of the project. Editor’s Note October 14, 2022 at 10:05 a.m.: An earlier version of this article incorrectly characterized Boston Mayor Michelle Wu’s blocking […]

Council wants to hold a national competi...

Mansfield District Council is seeking to launch a major competition inviting architects from around the world to design a major new social housing scheme on a derelict site near the town centre. The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) would manage the competition to find an outstanding design for the White Hart Street area of […]

National Housing Federation – Implementa

The Department of Upgrading, Housing and Communities has been consulting on proposals to introduce a new, tougher regulatory regime for high-risk buildings. The consultation was divided into 12 parts, each part covering a different aspect of the implementation of the new regime for buildings in the construction phase. Over the past month, we have engaged […]

Last day to apply for the 175 positions ...

Today is the last day to apply online for the post of Town Planning Building Supervisor advertised by the Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC). Eligible candidates may apply for vacancies on the official website tspsc.gov.in till 5:00 p.m. TSPSC TBPO Recruitment Drive Aims to Fill a Total of 175 Urban Planning Building Supervisor Vacancies […]

Vacaville City Council review housing un...

As Vacaville prepares to launch the next cycle of its housing component, City Council received a presentation and provided feedback on a draft of this next phase at Tuesday’s meeting. The project was prepared with the assistance of the city’s consultant, PlaceWorks Inc. of Berkeley. PlaceWorks Senior Planner Jennifer Gastellum provided an overview. The Housing […]

Qualicum Beach still seeking groups inte...

The City of Qualicum Beach is still looking for a nonprofit to develop a low-cost housing project at 865 Ravensbourne Lane. Council, at its regular meeting on September 28, voted unanimously to direct staff to proceed with the 2022 Expression of Interest application process that will publicly identify a nonprofit housing development partner for the […]

Housing for state troopers, plow drivers...

JACKSON (WNE) — Housing that will primarily be for state troopers and snow plow operators is progressing. Teton County commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a preliminary application by the Wyoming Department of Transportation to build housing for its employees on land south of town it already owns. Units, no matter how many, are still five […]

Grand Junction voters to weigh in on aff...

The City of Grand Junction proposed two issues in the November ballot to address the affordable housing crisis: a 1% increase in the lodging tax and an 8% short-term rental tax. If the measures pass, the funds will go to affordable housing projects and initiatives for people earning 80% of the region’s median income or […]

Human Settlements in North West launches...

The North West Department of Human Settlements has launched a program to unblock unfinished housing projects and revive stalled ones across the province. The department has undertaken a monitoring visit to some of the projects around Klerksdorp, where dozens of residents have expressed frustrations about their incomplete housing, which has stalled for years without any […]

Cities of the future must be developed w...

Cities of the future should be developed by adopting new trends in urban design, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Sunday during the inauguration of a two-day nationwide urban conclave here. The National Urban-Bodhi Conclave 2022 hosts a series of discussions on “Reinventing Urban Development through Emerging Tools and Techniques”. Addressing the […]

Regional Workforce Housing News – The Ir

Attendees at the September 27 housing committee meeting: (clockwise from left) Dave Cota, recently returned Carrabassett City Manager, Tim Gerencer, Tim Flight, Chris Parks, Lloyd Cuttler, John Beaupre and Mark Green. (Photo by Sue Davis) CARRABASSETT VALLEY — The regional housing committee that Carrabassett selects members of the council formed before the pandemic has kicked […]

Punjab Housing and Urban Development Dep...

CHANDIGAR: The Punjab government has simplified the procedures to enable quick clearance of Land Use Change (LUC) Certificates, Completion Certificates, Development and Building Plans. This has been done by decentralizing regulatory approvals which allow urban development authorities to grant approvals. Making the ease of doing business the top priority of the Punjab government led by […]

“By kicking myself, I didn’t move any fa

The phone has all but stopped ringing at Mullucks estate agent in Bishop’s Stortford – save for calls from buyers with bad news about the chains collapsing. Since Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget two weeks ago, a chill has gripped the housing market in the Hertfordshire suburban town. Viewing figures, house prices and customer confidence […]

Planning Commission working session revi...

The Warren County Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on September 27elargely to address a list of nine actions that could not be covered at the September 20 regular meeting. The council quickly approved two county property leases, one for a property at 229 Stokes Airport Road in Skydive Front Royal, LLC, for $600 […]

Planning Commission Business Session Con...

“To be or not to be” – this seems to be a Shakespearean question looming over the continued existence of the Unilateral Front Royal Economic Development Authority (FREDA). During its business session on Tuesday 11 October, under the watchful eye of FREDA Board Vice-Chairman Mark Tapsak, Front Royal Council discussed the implications of a yet […]

City hires urban design firm to plan Mas...

Daniel Tian / Daily Senior Employee The city contracted urban design firm Teska Associates to begin initial plans to expand Mason Park and develop the unused Mayfair rail line. Saul Pink, Deputy City EditorOctober 6, 2022 City Council has approved a contract with Evanston-based urban design firm Teska Associates to expand Mason Park and develop […]

Ware Malcomb Project Receives 2022 Oshaw...

Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, has announced that one of its projects, 1121 and 1147 Thornton Road South, has received the award 2022 Oshawa Urban Design Excellence Award by the City of Oshawa. The project consists of two multi-unit industrial buildings designed to Panattoni Canada Development Corporation. The buildings, totaling over 630,000 square […]

Redouble efforts to respond to the housi...

City rethinking ways to incentivize apartments As part of an effort to create more affordable housing, the director of East Hampton Town’s planning department issued a series of recommendations to city council on Tuesday aimed at expanding incentives for residents to offer affordable secondary suites. For rent. Affordable detached accessory structures were introduced into city […]

Independent landlords are pulling out of...

FORT COLLINS, Colo., October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 78% of independents Colorado landlords have indicated that they do not plan to buy more property this year, according to a recent study conducted by TurboTenant. And it’s no surprise that when we look at housing prices in cities like Fort Collins. Zillow indicates the average Fort […]

Detroitisit Hosts Second Annual Sustaina...

On October 13, Detroitisit, the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Chicago, and Dutch Design Week will bring together architects, urban planners and design experts for the second annual Sustainable Urban Design Summit focused on design sharing technology and new innovations designed to transform our cities into sustainable urban centres. As one […]

Gujarat CREDAI submits urban plan to gov...

Think of Ahmedabad and you would imagine posh malls, high-end cars, good roads, the riverside… But what do the members of the Confederation of Real Estate Developers Associations of India (CREDAI) think of this city? ? “Ahmedabad is not a smart city”, is how the members of CREDAI began their presentation on an urban plan. […]

Green rails on track to cool urban desig...

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE: A $2.875 billion urban greening project to mitigate urban heat in Parramatta is turning heads with its innovative redesign of what light rail tracks should look like and what function they should serve in the community. Taking inspiration from Europe from Porto to Paris, Transport for NSW, in conjunction with WSU and project […]

City of Dothan wins urban design award f...

Staff report The City of Dothan’s efforts to redesign the downtown core and the Highway 84 East corridor have been recognized by the Alabama Chapter of the American Planning Association. Dothan was recently selected to receive the 2022 Franklin M. Setzer Urban Design Award. The award, nominated by the Wiregrass Foundation, will be presented at […]

Garfield County Gets Broadband Grant; a...

On September 7, Garfield County announced that it had been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) to support the county’s ongoing project to improve local infrastructure in broadband. Plans to improve high-speed internet in Garfield County have been underway since May 2016, when Garfield and Mesa counties partnered […]

Lewiston Housing needs volunteers to del...

DEAR SUN SPOTS: The Lewiston Housing Food Security Program needs volunteers to pick up lunches from the Trinity Jubilee Center and deliver them to some of our residents. This engagement is approximately one hour at a time. We are also looking for volunteers to help sort and distribute food. Volunteer commitment is very flexible and […]

These Mississauga Urban Design Award win...

Preferred region How does this work? By Declan Finucane Published on October 4, 2022 at 1:44 p.m. The paddling pool at Lakeside Park. The park won an Award of Excellence at the 2013 Mississauga Urban Design Awards. (Photo: City of Mississauga) As Mississauga prepares to once again find the best architecture and design the city […]

Can urban design succeed thanks to popul...

Can urban design succeed thanks to popular movements? © Better Block To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989970/can-urban-design-find-success-through-grassroots-movements There are significant gaps in how our cities around the world operate and serve the people who live there. The bureaucracies, red tape and other limiting processes that publicly push our cities towards […]

city ​​publishes its A4 Link and Ride fe

A feasibility study on a potential Link and Ride bus service along the A4 between Chippenham and Bath has been published today (4 October). The study is the first of its kind to be undertaken on the A4 and one of the few studies to examine a Link and Ride scheme in such detail. Bath […]

Manchester Police view urban design as a...

Oct 3 – A sign or fence here, a light or camera there could help reduce crime in some parts of the city, Manchester Police say. A recently launched program – Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) – is trying to bring about changes in the design and use of public and private spaces to […]