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Planning Bd. Approves two small subdivis...

By James Tiedemann The Town of Warwick Planning Board met on Wednesday April 21 to hear three public hearings and consider five maps submitted by the applicants. This was the first meeting of the month after the cancellation of the Wednesday April 7 meeting. Two approved subdivisions A public hearing was held for The Gables […]

Inside Housing – News – Hundreds of buil

The number of building control inspectors employed by councils has fallen by 27.4% over the past decade, according to new research by Inside the housing reveals. Image: Getty dividing lines The number of building control inspectors employed by councils has fallen by 27.4% over the past decade, new research from @insidehousing reveals #UKhousing Freedom of […]

Inside Housing – Insight – The Vanishing

His colleague Martin Taylor, director of regulatory policy, adds that a large number of authorities now operate a shared service which has “inevitably” reduced staff in some cases, but he points to the high level of competence of the remaining investigators. But even with high skill levels, isn’t there an impact to simply having fewer […]

The garden city of Stains near Paris is ...

A winter sun illuminates the ocher yellow facades of the cozy single and semi-detached houses. Hedges separate the front gardens from narrow roads. It is less than 10 minutes from the Louvre by metro. A green Parisian suburb accessible only to the wealthiest? Not quite: the whole area is in HLM. One of the properties […]

Urban design expert Jan Gehl on living s...

Liveable, vibrant, healthy and sustainable cities of the 21st century Concrete spikes under a road bridge in Guangzhou City, Guangdong, China (Photograph by Imagine China) Various anti-homeless or defensive architectures have recently appeared online. Spike-laden floors, steep benches and rocky sidewalks are among those modern torture devices incorporated into the streets and street corners of […]

Announcing the winners of the 2021 AIA R...

Announcing the winners of the 2021 AIA Regional and Urban Design Awards Northeastern University Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex by Payette. Image courtesy of the American Institute of Architects Share Share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/959837/2021-aia-regional-and-urban-design-award-winners-announced The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has announced five winning projects from its 2021 Regional and […]

Five projects win the AIA Regional & Urb

anchor Northeastern University Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex by Payette © Warren Jagger Photography Five projects from across the United States have been announced as winners of the AIA’s 2021 Regional and Urban Design Award. The program aims to showcase the best in urban design, regional and urban planning, and community development. The Boston-based company […]

Civic leader complains about planning ad...

The president of the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association questions the suitability of Riverhead planning and construction administrator Jefferson Murphree, who is working as a paid consultant to a developer looking to build a gas station 7-Eleven and a convenience store on the Riverside roundabout. Murphree, a resident of Sag Harbor, is a certified […]