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Core Spaces seeks final design approval ...

Sign up for the Morning Update email newsletter Oliv Madison, a 10-story development that would bring student housing to the State Street neighborhood, is appearing before the Urban Design Commission on Wednesday to seek final design approval. The Oliv, which is proposed by Core Spaces, would include a mix of affordable student housing as well […]

Maharashtra Government May Approve Chang...

PUNE: The state government is expected to approve the Mann-Mhalunge Town Plan Amendments made by the Pune Metropolitan Area Development Authority (PMRDA). About 8.4 hectares of the 250 hectares of the project are in the flood line. The program which has been stalled for four years could gain momentum once the government approves the proposal, […]

Apartments Together / Kavellaris Urban D...

Apartments Together / Kavellaris Urban Design © Veeral + 14 To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/967472/ensemble-apartments-kavellaris-urban-design © Veeral Text description provided by the architects. Ensemble Apartments departs from the conventional stacked apartment design response. La masse horizontale du bâtiment est divisée par un vide de verre vertical qui, simultanément, crée […]

Urban design meeting at GHD Woodhead

GHD Woodhead has announced the appointment of Anne Sutherland as Director of Urban Design in Sydney. In a statement, the practice noted that Sutherland is an established leader in urban design and a licensed architect with extensive experience in the design of public spaces and enclosures. She has held senior positions with Transport for NSW, […]

The Role of Building Control in Hazardou...

Unsafe structures can arise due to neglected buildings, poorly executed construction work, extreme weather events, and many other causes. LABC explores the role building control teams play in combating dangerous structures Building control is a professional discipline that works behind the scenes as part of the wider building design and construction team to help ensure […]

Water Sensitive Urban Design and Plannin...

Appointment: 07 – 20 September 2021Course duration: Fourteen days (16 hours)Learning platforms: Moodle and Zoom The Water and Waste School in partnership with the National Mission for a Clean Ganges (NMCG) organized an online training program on water-sensitive urban design and planning from September 7 to 20, 2021. The training was aimed at building the […]

The news of town planning and project ma...

Statement by Cllr McDermott on former ABC Cinema site The planning and transportation portfolio holder has released a statement regarding recent news regarding the former ABC Cinema site. Scheduling validation updates Bi-weekly update on planning validation status. The cinema site at Royal Tunbridge Wells It has been announced that the former ABC cinema site in […]

The Fiji Times » Town planning review me

The aim of the planning law review is to create a planning law that will respond very well to modern planning principles and practices, including development controls, said Minister of Local Government, Education , Heritage and Arts, Premila Kumar. “Having the right legal framework, financial support and human capacity are necessary for effective planning,” Ms […]

Newmarket approves new guidelines for ur...

The non-binding document aims to ensure that new developments integrate well with surrounding buildings and to mitigate impacts on neighboring properties. As Newmarket marks an increase in density and infill development, the town is moving forward with new guidelines in urban design. Council’s Committee of the Whole on August 23 approved the new Urban Design […]

The urban design of Traverse City lacks ...

guest review By Kathleen Stocking | August 21, 2021 Traverse City’s planners are so focused on creating “high density” wealth and tax revenue that they don’t think about what will happen in the future. In 2017, Joe Minicozzi, a proponent of New Urbanism, came to Traverse City and, in the Inside-Out gallery in the Warehouse […]

Planning Commission approves revised wor...

At a special Tuesday, March 22 meeting, the Warren County Board of Supervisors approved an announcement for an April 12 public hearing on its proposed budget for the 2022/23 fiscal year. The budget of $104,398,159 – including a General Fund contribution of $89.80 million in support of all its departments, regional partnerships/external agencies and a […]

In the age of corporatism, we must fight...

Corporatism has invaded land use, producing a loss of authenticity and failure of architectural expression, which in turn weakens the basis of community and social bonding. A MEDIA SOURCE generally not prone to hysteria informs us that “a survey published in May 2021 by the Public Religion Research Institute found that 15% of Americans – […]

JARtB House / Kavellaris Urban Design

JARtB House / Kavellaris Urban Design © Peter Bennetts + 36 To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/967036/jartb-house-kavellaris-urban-design © Peter Bennetts Text description provided by the architects. JARtB House reconnects the abandoned notion that art and architecture are separate, techne. Half house, half art gallery, the synthesis of the two typologies […]

Port Elgin Commercial Plaza gets plannin...

Content of the article Increased landscaping and parking provided by the developer of a proposed commercial plaza in Port Elgin helped convince members of the planning committee to approve planning changes to allow the Westdell Development Corporation to plan a supermarket, a drive-thru restaurant, an outdoor vending area, and a rumored Starbucks. Content of the […]

Important changes introduced in the Russ...

In July 2021, a number of significant changes were introduced to the Russian Town Planning Code (the Town Planning Code). Some of these amendments seek to unify construction rules at the federal level in the Town Planning Code. The changes were most likely made in order to simplify construction-related procedures and limit the possibility of […]

Watertown Townhouse Project Presented to...

WATERTOWN — Site plans for a proposed 357-unit townhouse complex off Highway 202 were presented to city planners on Tuesday afternoon — the same plans presented in 2014 for an identical complex on the other side of the road. Pamela D. DeSormo, Town Clerk for the City of Watertown and Co-Chair of the Planning Board, […]

New urban planning wing to act against i...

Gurgaon: The Department of Town and Country Planning (DTCP) is being restructured to create a special wing dedicated to removing encroachments in the Aravalis. Two District Planners (DTPs) will also be appointed, in addition to the two existing DTPs in the planning and execution wings of Gurgaon. The department has also created an online database […]

How to improve urban planning new EJINSI...

London’s Crossrail, dubbed the Elizabeth line, is Europe’s largest infrastructure project in recent years, costing £15 billion, it will start operating in the first half of 2022. Comprising 42km of tunnels and 10 new stations, the Crossrail will link the suburbs with the city center and Heathrow airport. One of the major problems of this […]

In ‘Mentopedia’, arts, urban design merg

Between 29 and 31 July 2021, an unusual collective exhibition was held at the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Lagos. The very first art exhibition in the hospital, which is over a century old. Tagged, ‘Mentopedia’, it was a fusion of urban design, health and art. One of the artists, Funmi Kindejoye, said there is a […]