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Urbana’s planning works to build a bette

Building a better future starts here I’m a privy council planner, but I prefer to call myself a planner. I’m involved in this sector because I love cities and the built environment, and I love working on proposals that make it a better place to live. Frustrated with some outdated approaches to planning, I founded […]

East Hampton Town planning director reti...

Thirty-three years after joining the East Hampton Town planning department, JoAnne Pahwul, director of the department for two years, retired on Friday. Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc paid tribute to Ms Pahwul at the town council meeting last Thursday. She “has served our community extremely well over all these many years,” he said, noting her rise […]

Woolpert Receives Making Cities Livable ...

Woolpert Design Director Tony Martin (left) and Woolpert Design Manager Will Tufts present the Proscenium model. It has been an incredible project, and we are thrilled to see this unique vision come to fruition. CARMEL, Indiana (PRWEB) June 24, 2021 Woolpert received a Making Cities Livable international award for its design of Proscenium at […]

First look at major new ‘transformationa

One of Cork’s most picturesque coastal towns is about to undergo a major overhaul – with a preview of its makeover plans just revealed by the council. Cobh’s new urban design is said to “enhance the downtown public realm”, incorporating “a people-centered approach that promises to make Cobh a more attractive city in which to […]

CTP, Town Planning Org Jammu misguided g...

Rajesh Gupta Jammu, 02 June: The planning organization should have no role in granting NOCs JMC/JDA building permits as they also have full fledged planning wings headed by senior planners . But it is not understood that the reason why the government runs the said department in parallel with JMC and JDA, otherwise they […]

Tactical Participatory Urban Design – Ci

Representative image: survey results shared with the community. Image: IT for change With Indian cities constantly growing and rapidly changing, the range of issues affecting them is not only increasing, but becoming very specific to the local context. Policy makers and designers are rethinking urban design to make cities more livable and public spaces more […]

Windsor & Maidenhead leave Wokingham Bui

The Royal Borough will separate from a building control service shared with a neighboring local authority for internal service. The internal building control department performs building inspections and checks important features while work or block alterations are taking place in homes or commercial premises. These cover the structure of a building and fire safety. READ […]

Here’s a look at the urban design that m

The Dogpatch neighborhood now includes cocktail bars, crafts and the Minnesota Street Project arts complex that debuted in 2016. A decade-long building boom has resulted in nearly a dozen new complexes housing since 2018. The most recent changes offer a provocative case study of how neighborhoods can adapt to growth as they evolve. It helps […]