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Jessica Winn: Tenant speaks out on South...

When Fairview Hospital suspended elective surgeries due to the COVID pandemic, Housatonic resident Jessica Winn left her role as a day surgery nurse to support withdrawn COVID patients, working at the center testing and administering vaccines. If you received an injection at one of the college clinics, they may have administered it to you. Winn […]

Tauranga council seeks urban design pane...

Tauranga, left, should try to avoid Auckland’s urban design ‘mistakes’, a commissioner has said. Photos / George Novak, Getty Images Design experts on a panel set up in part to help Tauranga avoid Auckland’s “mistakes” could each earn $185 an hour. Some say the money and the sign are worth it, but others say it […]

Eureka’s Uplift Program Will Use $1 Mill

Community Access Project Eureka’s (CAPE) Uplift Program Helps Secure Housing for the Homeless | Photo by Uplift Eureka ### Uplift Eureka – a program set up by the Eureka Community Access Project (CAPE) to support our homeless local population – will soon be able to help around 100 homeless people get […]

Zoning for multi-family housing required...

Wareham must have enough zoning to accommodate around 1,300 homes within a half-mile radius of its train stop or it could lose state infrastructure funding in years to come. A new state law aimed at addressing the housing crisis now states that communities around MBTA stations must adopt a multi-family housing neighborhood within half a […]

Polis mayor upset over city’s exclusion

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Christopher Alexander, architect who hum...

Consider pattern 187, the marital bed. “It’s crucial that the couple choose the right time to build the bed, not buy one off the cuff,” Alexander wrote. “It’s unlikely the bed can have the right feel until the couple have been through some tough times together and their experience has some depth.” He suggested placing […]

Group protests and speaks out against lu...

(CBS DETROIT) – Protesters say it is difficult to find affordable housing in Ann Arbor in their community. “All of Washtenaw County, but Ann Arbor in particular, is caught in the middle of a truly terrible housing crisis,” said Fight Concord Pines organizer Tegwyn John. READ MORE: The remains of a Norton Shores woman who […]

Panel of government forms for the urban ...

Panel of government forms for the urban plan at J&K Jammu Tawi, March 28: The government on Monday constituted a divisional level steering committee for the formulation and implementation of the Town Planning Schemes (TPS) for the divisions of Jammu and Kashmir. Under the chairmanship of the Divisional Commissioner of Jammu and Kashmir, the committee […]

New sign to implement urban plans at J&K

Representative photo Srinagar- The government on Monday constituted a divisional level steering committee for the formulation and implementation of the Town Planning Schemes (TPS) for the divisions of Jammu and Kashmir. Under the chairmanship of the Divisional Commissioner of Jammu and Kashmir, the committee was tasked to prepare a town plan for the identified areas […]

The UoM School of Urban Planning and Arc...

Mysore/Mysore: The School of Urban Planning and ArchitectureUniversity of Mysore (UoM), in collaboration with Institute of Urban Designers-India (IUDI) and Karnataka Section of IUDI, had organized a two-day 9th National Urban Design Dissertation Seminar in virtual mode. Prof. G. Hemantha Kumar, Vice-Chancellor of UoM, inaugurated the seminar on March 25. Speaking on this occasion, he […]

Experts call for collaboration and build...

The Association of Town Planning Consultants of Nigeria (ATOPCON) challenged practitioners to improve their services and ensure a livable environment for Lagosians. The Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, led the charge during the 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Lagos State branch of ATOPCON, on the theme “Enhancing […]

Mayoral Candidates Part One: Growth, Wor...

Editor’s note: This story is part of a series of stories leading up to the April 12 election. Follow the “Municipal Election 2022” tag to find out more. Simplified: Mayoral candidates Paul TenHaken, Taneeza Islam and David Zokaites discuss how they would approach issues related to growth, labor and housing. Sioux Falls Simplified asked all […]

Safety through urban design

Whether we are healthy, wealthy and lead a lavish life, security remains the primary condition for us to enjoy all the blessings. Time and time again, Pakistan has faced security challenges, mainly due to internal and international threats. One of the main reasons for homeland security issues is the unprecedented increase in urbanization which has […]

Hyannis emblem a poster child for housin...

HYANNIS – People at Tuesday’s public hearing on a 312-unit development on Scudder Avenue could only agree on one thing: Cape Town needs more affordable and accessible housing. During the three-hour meeting of a Cape Cod Commission Sub-Committee comments ranged from strong support to outright opposition. Critics argue that the developer, Lennar Multi-Family Communitiesproposed a […]

Victoria hopes to revitalize neighborhoo...

The only thing standing on vacant land in Victoria’s Silver City neighborhood is a pipe sticking out of the ground. There’s a rectangular foundation covered in crumbling shale, and that’s it. The lot is a horror, and it’s not the only one. On the other side of town, near the Queen City neighborhood, a lot […]

Satirical article pokes fun at attitudes...

GREENWICH – For much of the world, Greenwich is an enclave of the rich and powerful, the benchmark for Connecticut’s “Gold Coast.” For satirists, it is a target for their humor. “We wanted to be 100% clear that everyone belongs in our neighborhood,” a fictional Greenwichite states in the article. “As long as you have […]

Shoshoni annexes 113 acres for new housi...

Shoshoni is preparing to grow – a lot. The city annexed 113 acres of land this month, extending the city limits west to connect with the Wyoming Mushrooms farm. “We just closed that gap,” City Clerk Chris Konija said. “That’s where the development is going to be for housing.” Shoshoni is considering a mix of […]

Conway PD tells Pappas lack of housing h...

CONWAY — Lack of housing in the area has hurt the Conway Police Department’s ability to attract and hire officers and dispatchers, said U.S. official Chris Pappas (D-NH), who drove through town on Monday . Conway Police Chief Chris Mattei and second-in-command Lt. Suzanne Kelley-Scott said while new officers can earn good salaries of around […]

Employment as a Building Control Technic...

The role We need a highly motivated and customer focused individual to work as part of our technical support team within the building control department. Based in Twickenham, the team provides administrative and technical support to professional building control officers undertaking a wide range of building control tasks. The successful candidate will be part of […]

Zoning commission ‘on the fence’ on Affo

HAMDEN – A developer hoping to install affordable units in North Hamden faces a pushback from the Planning and Zoning Commission. In a virtual meeting on Tuesday, commissioners expressed reservations about plans to install 31 townhouse-style units at 455 Sherman Ave., on vacant property adjacent to Quinnipiac University and across from the canal trail Farmington. […]

The Urban Design Forum and the Van Alen ...

anchor Community Cleanup Day in Kingsbridge, Bronx as part of the project led by the Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition. Image: Carla Swickerath/Van Alen Institute The Urban Design Forum and Van Alen Institute announced a new cycle of Neighborhoods Now, their initiative launched in the […]

Every city must do its part to create ho...

California currently has a deficit of over 2.5 million homes in our state, and every city is going to have to step in and do its part to close that gap. That’s the key takeaway from the housing plan recently released by the California Department of Housing and Community Development, which sets a target for […]

Local Building Control Team Wins Gold at...

The Cambridge City, South Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire building control service won the top prize at a national awards ceremony. 3C Building Control, the local service that verifies that new buildings are designed and built safely and in compliance with environmental standards, won gold in the “Efficiency and Effectiveness” category at the iESE Public Sector Transformation […]

President of the Royal Planning Institut...

Timothy Crawshaw, President of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), visited the University of Liverpool to speak to an audience of staff, students and planning practitioners about the challenges and planning issues, in particular the impact of climate change. , and challenges such as modernizing the built environment to address them. Mr. Crawshaw took over […]

President of the Royal Planning Institut...

Timothy Crawshaw, President of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), visited the University of Liverpool to speak to an audience of town planning staff, students and practitioners about the challenges and problems in the field of town planning, in particular the impact of climate change. , and challenges such as modernizing the built environment to […]

Solvang planners and council embrace lan...

March 17, 2022 Design Review Meeting Solvang community leaders have unanimously agreed to adopt an alternative land use element that will maintain the city’s unique small town atmosphere while allowing for increased housing density, housing in areas commercial, retail and office space, and an increase in the total usable floor area of ​​the buildings relative […]

Plans to build affordable housing near F...

Plans to build 22 new affordable homes near Falkirk town center have once again been rejected by councillors. Planning officials had previously rejected the application for the site on the corner of Thornhill Road and King Street – and a meeting of Falkirk Council’s Planning Review Committee on Friday backed that decision. While developers G&N […]

Experts Denounce Attack on Lagos Buildin...

The Association of Town Planning Consultants of Nigeria (ATOPCON), Lagos State Branch, yesterday deplored the recent attacks on officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) and the Construction Authority. Lagos State Physical Development Permit (LASPPPA) in the Ajao area of ​​Lagos. He urged residents to refrain from such behavior in the interest of […]

Proposed ‘fair share’ would assess and a

Ginny Monk shares news of the “Equitable Sharing” bill being considered in the Connecticut General Assembly. “Under the proposal ‘Equitable Sharing Actthe Office of State Policy and Management would assess the need for affordable housing in different parts of Connecticut,” Monk reports. “Then cities would share the responsibility of meeting that need. According to Monk, […]

Bombed art school in Mariupol housing hu...

Russian bombing increases: Soil details in Kharkiv | Live NOW from FOX From early morning, Kharkiv is under heavy shelling as thousands of people have been forced to flee the city. Maria Avdeeva has documented the destruction of her city and explains President Putin’s continued lies to the Russian people. Russian troops stepped up their […]

Local Realtor Group Chairman Talks ‘Frus

STANLY COUNTY, NC — This year’s president of the Canopy Realtor Association uses words to describe Charlotte’s current housing market climate that are sure to resonate with those vying for homes — tough, frustrating, crazy. “It’s frustrating on all sides,” Lee Allen said in a recent interview with the Charlotte’s Business Diary, noting that many […]

The Editorial Board: Grand Island Projec...

In many parts of the country, baby boomers have advocated for exclusionary zoning that limits housing density. This leads to fewer units and higher prices. On Grand Island, however, Southpointe and Rivertown Center would be permitted under current zoning, although Rivertown developers are seeking to have the site rezoned to give them more flexibility in […]

Eastvale Town Center Plan Raises Housing...

Eastvale officials and residents got their first glimpse this week of a revised plan that aims to create a town center and civic center for the young town – and some have expressed concern that more homes are now offered. Over the next few months, further meetings are due to take place on the new […]

Youtuber explores the rural village of C...

Richard Vobes, also known as The Bald Explorer on Youtube, explored the area to uncover its rich history and find out how important the area is to local wildlife, but also to people. Homes England plans to create 3,250 homes west of Ifield which will provide new accommodation for local people. Register to our daily […]

Building control news and training

Keep up to date with building control news Amendments to Approved Documents The revised Parts F and L and new Parts O and S of the Building Regulations come into force on June 15, 2022. Even if an application is filed before June 15, 2022, ALL parcels in this application must start on site with […]

Letter: Fairfield doesn’t need a state h

I am a member of the Fairfield Town Plan & Zoning Commission and a long-time neighborhood and land advocate. I object to HB 5429, which is supported by development lobbyists and not built with input from all stakeholders. As a member of the TPZ, we make decisions based on our knowledge of our community, infrastructure, […]

Streetscape project in Yarmouth, Nova Sc...

YARMOUTH, NS – The architectural firm responsible for a streetscape project in downtown Yarmouth has won a 2022 National Urban Design Award for the project’s impact on the surrounding environment. Announced in a March 14 release, Dartmouth-based architectural firm Fathom Studio has been awarded the Small to Medium Community Urban Design Excellence Award for Phase […]

The housing company aims for a local sol...

Athabasca Cares sees tiny homes as an emergency solution as it continues to seek funding ATHABASCA – The Athabasca Cares Community Housing Society is working to have at least one temporary housing solution for Athabasca’s homeless population before next winter. Society Treasurer Lisa Allen was at the Athabasca City Council meeting on March 1 to […]

Work on the Mann-mhalunge urban plan wil...

Pune: Work on the proposed 250-hectare Mann-Mhalunge urban plan will begin by the end of the year, Pune Metropolitan Area Development Authority (PMRDA) officials announced on Tuesday. The state government recently approved changes to the town plan as 29 plots had to be reallocated as they were in the flood zone. Seventeen plots in Mann […]

AG says Pasadena ordinance violates Cali...

The city of Pasadena, home of the annual Rose Parade and Rose Bowl college football contest, is violating a new California law aimed at increasing affordable housing, the state attorney general warned Tuesday. It’s the second such action by Attorney General Rob Bonta after denser housing advocates said more than a dozen communities across California […]

East Haven releases survey seeking publi...

EAST HAVEN – The City’s Affordable Housing Plan Advisory Committee is seeking input from residents and non-residents interested in moving to East Haven for its survey of the Affordable Housing Plan. the investigationwhich is open until March 18, is a key part of preparing and adopting an affordable housing plan by June 1, as required […]

Lakeview Village Receives Urban Design A...

Common Waterway at Lakeview Village Aerial view looking west. (Rendered by Cicada Design Inc., Toronto Canada, courtesy of Lakeview Community Partners Limited) Lakeview Village, a mixed-use community being built on a 177-acre brownfield site west of Toronto along the Mississauga waterfront, received the Excellence in Sustainability Award as part of the National Urban Design Awards […]

An expert calls for the revision of the ...

As part of measures to end quackery in the area, a professor from the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Lagos, Taibat Lawanson, has called for the revision of the urban planning programme. While noting that the curriculum review would help future planners have up-to-date knowledge in the field, Professor Lawanson […]

Aguiar seeks to take MIT’s online urban

City Council will vote Wednesday on whether to pay supervisor Yvette Aguiar to take an online course on “how to combine effective design, progressive public policy and emerging technologies to build sustainable, high-performance cities that meet the urban challenges of our time.” The course, titled “Beyond Smart Cities: Emerging Design and Technology” and offered for […]

Decision on Falmouth housing development...

Plans to demolish a waterfront home in Falmouth and replace it with four new properties have been denied permission. Mr Roberts had applied to Cornwall Council for permission to demolish the existing North Parade property and replace it with four new houses – two detached and two semi-detached. The application was presented to the council’s […]

HMDA depends on the planning department ...

The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) now depends on the planning department to generate revenue. Numerous land auctions are underway, HMDA expects Rs 2,000 crore in the next financial year, surpassing the revenue of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC). To generate additional revenue, the HMDA decided to take over Rajiv Swagruha Corporation Limited from the […]

How urban design helps create a more vib...

Reading time: 3 minutes When Richard Florida published The rise of the creative class in 2002, many found that the larger the population of creative types—artists, musicians, designers, and tech workers—in any given city, the stronger its economy and quality of life. Tim Antoniuk Attracting and retaining creative talent was partly a matter of urban […]

Lakeview Village Receives Excellence Awa...

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lakeview Community Partners Limited (LCPL) is pleased to announce that Lake View Villagea vibrant mixed-use community being built on a 177-acre brownfield site along Mississauga’s waterfront, has received the Excellence in Sustainability Award as part of the 2022 National Urban Design Awards. Presented by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), the Canadian […]

BPSC 2022 recruitment: 107 assistant urb...

The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has notified 107 vacancies for the post of Assistant Town Planning Supervisor. The application process will begin on March 15. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the official BPSC website at bpsc.bih.nic.in. The deadline for submitting the online application form is until April 6. BPSC recruitment 2022 […]

Fountain looks to Colorado Springs for h...

The city of Fountain fears thousands of new residents will move into a development on its eastern outskirts, adding to traffic congestion and demands for police and fire departments, and it is looking to Colorado Springs for help. answers on how these challenges will be met. The Kane Ranch, planned as the southern part of […]

Easing zoning rules would boost Devens h...

A group of local legislators recently visited Devens to observe the successes of MassDevelopment and its ability to promote much needed housing. But their appearance also highlighted the inability of MassDevelopment and the three Devens communities to agree on the type of residential development needed to reduce the state’s substantial affordable housing deficit. State Sense. […]

Feminist urbanism would work “hand in ha

Eilidh Dickson, policy officer for Engender and a member of the misogyny report task force, said she was ‘very keen’ to see feminist town planning introduced as the Scottish government welcomed ‘radical’ reforms to fight against misogyny. This week, Baroness Helena Kennedy QC unveiled Misogyny – A Human Rights Issue, calling for the creation of […]

Opportunities abound to support affordab...

Maui County’s infrastructure is about to undergo major upgrades. As Chair of the Infrastructure and Transportation Committee of the Council and Board of Directors of the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization, I am grateful for the partnerships that make these improvements possible. Council has the opportunity to approve Mayor Michael P. Victorino’s innovative proposal […]

City of Burlington Seeks Professionals f...

The City of Burlington’s Urban Design Advisory Committee is seeking three design professionals to serve as volunteer members for its next two-year term beginning in April 2022. The City is looking for urban planners, architects, landscape architects, heritage professionals, green technology specialists and planners, according to the City. “The mandate of the Burlington Urban Design […]

Soquel neighbors give their opinion on a...

SOQUEL — Weeks after county officials backed the state’s fast-track grant application for a ripple-free Park Avenue affordable housing project, neighbors turned out Thursday to voice fierce opposition to the plan. Some 60 residents crammed into the tight quarters of the Porter Memorial Library, in addition to others who tuned into the meeting virtually via […]

BPSC Recruitment 2022 for 107 Assistant ...

The 2022 Recruitment Notification of BPSC Deputy Town Planning Supervisor has been posted on bpsc.bih.nic.in. Check the application process, credentials, experience, selection criteria, and other details. Created on: Mar 11, 2022 23:06 IST BPSC Recruitment 2022 BPSC 2022 recruitment notice for Assistant Town Planning Supervisor: The Bihar Civil Service Commission (BPSC) has issued the Recruitment […]

Aberconwy MP and MS react to rejection o...

THE MP and MP for Aberconwy, along with a Llandudno resident and councillor, have shared their reactions to the rejection of a request to build 49 houses on green space in Llandudno. Anwyl Homes’ proposal for 49 new homes, 17 of which would have been affordable, was submitted for land forming part of a registered […]

NOTICE: The Planning Commission takes it...

The Pagosa Springs Planning Commission has taken its mission more seriously in recent months. The City’s Land Use Planning and Development Code (LUDC) defines the duties of the Commission and includes this obligation: 1. Develop and recommend to City Council new policies, ordinances, administrative procedures and other means to achieve expansion in a coordinated and […]

BPSC Recruitment Notice 2022 for 107 Ass...

BPSC Recruitment 2022: Bihar Civil Service Commission has invited applicants to apply for vacancies for Assistant Town Planner for new and experienced candidates in Bihar. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions by visiting the official website of Bihar Public Service Commission at bpsc.bih.nic.in. Thanks to this recruitment campaign, a total of 107 […]

ZHA’s “Future Cities” Exhibit Examines t

ZHA’s “Future Cities” Exhibit Examines the Company’s Innovations in Urban Design © Liang Xue Share Share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/978265/zhas-future-cities-exhibition-examines-the-firms-innovations-in-urban-design The “Future Cites” exhibition recently opened at the Future Design Arts Center in Chengdu, examining how the work of Zaha Hadid Architects has redefined urban landscapes around the world. The monographic […]

City Seeks Resident Feedback on Draft Af...

BRANFORD, CT – Planner Harry Smith is encouraging residents to attend, albeit virtually, a community meeting scheduled later this month to have their voices heard on the Affordable Housing Plan process. Organized by the Planning and Zoning Commission, the purpose of the Zoom meeting is to seek input on the draft 2022-2027 Affordable Housing Plan […]

Urban design brings amenity to the water...

Global design studio, GroupGSA, has reimagined coastal urban amenities in a visionary 30-year-old Waterfront project, Shell Cove. The planned residential, commercial and tourism development – a $1.5 billion joint venture between Shellharbour City Council and Frasers Property Group – involved the creation of a world-class urban district comprising 2.5 km of foreshore parks designed by […]

UC Berkeley battles with city for studen...

“All we ever wanted was a legally binding commitment that they add accommodation before adding more students,” said Mr. Bokovoy, the nonprofit’s chairman and former banker. investment with a home near campus worth an estimated $1.5 million. . “It’s about preserving the culture and diversity of Berkeley.” The University of California system has on-campus beds […]

PMC approves three urban plans for Uruli...

PUNE The general body of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has approved the execution of three urban planning projects around the ring road proposed by the Pune Metropolitan Area Development Authority (PMRDA). The projects will be presented to Uruli Devachi and Phursungi, according to a proposal adopted by the general assembly on Thursday. The three […]

Where urban design and public health int...

In Governing, Alan Ehrenhalt emphasizes the connection between urban design and public health, highlighting the arguments of public health experts that the way we design cities and buildings has a powerful impact on the health of individuals and populations. Much of public health by design has to do with temperature re-engineering, particularly making the environment […]

Egis takes a majority stake in the pract...

Civil engineering group Egis has acquired a majority stake in a Queen’s Award-winning architectural and urban planning firm with studios in Manchester, London, Toronto, Sydney and Melbourne. The deal was backed by prominent advisers. Weston Williamson + Partners has particular expertise in large-scale infrastructure, master plans and city-shaping projects. She has designed and implemented major […]

Bozeman Daily Chronicle seeks unionizati...

BOZEMAN — The publisher of the Bozeman Daily Chronicle on Tuesday denied the paper’s request to voluntarily recognize the formation of the Yellowstone News Guild, but the guild has submitted its paperwork to the National Labor Relations Board to hold a union election. In a letter Monday to publisher Mark Dobie, regional president of Adams […]

Planning Commission Approves New Lot Siz...

The Greeneville Municipal Planning Commission approved an addition to the zoning bylaw for planned unit developments in the city at its meeting Tuesday morning. The change was prompted by a request for smaller lot sizes by the developer of the Greene City housing estate on North Rufe Taylor Road. The property developer, Landstar Development, has […]

Urban Design Commission Grants Approvals...

A number of changes have been made since a previous presentation to the commission, which the developers say will improve safety and activate the ground floor, including adding space for the operation of food trucks. The commissioners gave the project unanimous initial approval; it should be submitted to the Planning Commission on March 21 and […]

Urban Design Commission grants approvals...

March 9, 2022 8:38 p.m. Post : March 9, 2022 8:38 p.m. Update: March 10, 2022 07:31 MADISON, Wis. — Madison’s Urban Design Commission on Wednesday gave approval to a number of redevelopment proposals in the city, including a 12-story apartment building behind the Kohl Center and a redevelopment of the Salvation Army site on […]

Planning board makes progress towards in...

“Historically, most zoning rules in GR have only allowed single-family homes on relatively large lots,” Planning Board Vice Chair Stephanie Boyd wrote in an email to Disk. “This type of ‘exclusion’ [of] zoning prevented low-income people from living in desirable neighborhoods. The proposals have drawn criticism from the Planning Council and community members for not […]

Senator Jacque: Gibraltar Affordable Hou...

MADISON, WI…State Senator Andre Jacque (R-De Pere) today said the City of Gibraltar will have the gap funding tool it has requested to address the housing shortage affordable, with the legislation he drafted on its way to the governor’s office after his passage. by the State Senate. The National Assembly approved the measure last month. […]

Inside Housing – Insight – Housing Moves

Inside the housingThe Housing Sector Monthly High Level Appointments Roundup lists the main high level appointments in the sector for February 2022 Housing association and town hall moves Howard Creswell was appointed chairman of the strategic board of Havebury Housing Partnership. He will take office in September when Ian Mashiter completes his term. Mr. […]

Apple Valley Council to discuss redistri...

The Apple Valley Town Council will conduct a public hearing Tuesday as it considers the approval of general plan amendments to construct homes at multiple sites. If approved, the amendments would allow single-family residences to be built on properties previously set aside for multi-family or mixed-use developments. The first area for a zoning transition, from […]

Blacksburg City Council faces another ma...

BLACKSBURG — A proposed affordable housing development in one of Southwest Virginia’s most expensive real estate markets has sparked debate to the point of activism. Community Housing Partners is proposing to build a 56-unit apartment building on just under three acres of land on the southeast corner of Country Club Drive and South Main Street, […]

Failing LI malls are good places for new...

Sunrise Mall in Massapequa is a prime example of what could be possible – and what could end up being a serious disappointment – ​​as the area’s malls and strip malls consider their future. The mall’s owner, Urban Edge Properties, has decided not to renew the leases of its remaining tenants, including Macy’s and Dick’s […]

Gujarat High Court refuses to void plan ...

The High Court of Gujarat recently upheld, “with respect to the legality and effect of the town planning plan sanctioned under the Bombay Town Planning Act as well as the Gujarat Town Planning Act and this Court as well as the Supreme Court have repeatedly held that once the Draft Scheme is sanctioned by the […]

Building Harebreaks estate amid demand f...

At the end of World War I, “Homes Fit for Heroes!” was a government promise. Soldiers who had fought for their country would be entitled to decent, affordable housing instead of the slums of the Victorian era. The results of the 1921 census tell us about the poor housing conditions endured by many households at […]

Rentals put pressure on the housing mark...

Fayette County’s New River Gorge is the country’s newest national park. But as a May 2021 article written by Zack Harold for The Guardian captured, “… not all the locals are happy about it.” While many recognized that increased tourism could generate more income, create jobs and instill renewed pride in their home, they were […]

Circular economy in urban design: sustai...

Circular economy in urban design: sustainability and community involvement Schoonschip by Space&Matter. Image © Isabel Nabuurs To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/977900/circular-economy-in-urban-design-sustainability-and-community-involvement While the circular economy is often discussed in relation to the architectural object through the prism of material recycling, design for disassembly, and material passports, the framework is […]

City and local employers discuss options...

A sign advertises a house recently for sale in Craig.Cuyler Meade/Craig Press It will take a full community effort to solve Craig’s ongoing housing shortage. But some of the most motivated entities – the city’s employers – are at the table with the city to discuss how to solve the problem. On Thursday afternoon, representatives […]

Government considered replacing building...

The Grenfell Inquiry heard that removing building control and replacing it with insurance was an option being considered by the government as part of its drive to cut red tape. Wednesday’s hearing showed a briefing pack drafted by officials to prepare Deputy Minister Andrew Stunell for a meeting with Cabinet Minister Oliver Letwin in May […]

Government considered replacing building...

The Grenfell Inquiry heard that removing building control and replacing it with insurance was an option being considered by the government as part of its drive to cut red tape. Wednesday’s hearing showed a briefing pack drafted by officials to prepare Deputy Minister Andrew Stunell for a meeting with Cabinet Minister Oliver Letwin in May […]

Maine House president pushes zoning refo...

Speaker of the Maine House of Representatives Democrat Ryan Fecteau of Biddeford is leading a new effort to address the state’s affordable housing shortage. Fecteau visited the neighborhoods of Wells, Saco and Brunswick on Wednesday to highlight zoning and land use reforms in his bill before the state legislature. Fecteau said: “There is a lot […]

Inside Housing – News – Government consi

The details emerged when Bob Ledsome, deputy director of building regulations between 2011 and 2018, testified on Wednesday. A briefing pack was compiled by his division ahead of Deputy Minister Andrew Stunell’s appearance at a meeting with Oliver Letwin, who led the Cabinet Office bureaucracy challenge in May 2012. Mr Stunell was due to be […]

Regulation systems, modern urbanism nece...

Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio addressing the inaugural function of the Municipal Affairs Branch office on March 2. News Morung ExpressKohima | March 2 With the state of Nagaland registering a decadal growth of 67.28% against a national average of 31.80%, Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio stressed the need for regulatory systems and reforms in the cities […]

Gomberg: Housing and infrastructure | C...

Last week, I shared the observation that this 2022 session will be largely about the money and the wise disbursement of the $2.5 billion in federal aid and unexpected state funds. now available. If we want to build things, housing and infrastructure must be the priority. The housing challenge is widely understood. Infrastructure, not so […]

Convalt and the Hounsfield Town Planning...

HOUNSFIELD – Convalt Energy officials were told on Tuesday evening that they were moving in the right direction to gain approval for the site plan for the company’s mammoth solar panel manufacturing plant near Watertown International Airport . Last month, Convalt officials were surprised to learn that it would take several months for site plans […]

Gurugram: Planning Department Helps NBCC...

A team of District Administration and Department of Land Use Planning (DTCP) officials visited the NBCC Green View Condominium in Area 37D on Tuesday and helped families move to alternative housing, said officials. Deputy District Commissioner Nishant Kumar Yadav said, “Out of 25 apartment landlords in the company, 23 have already received the six-month rent […]