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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

City planning hires lead planner and sus...

Last update: February 03, 2022 Written by Joan Roman, Bob Sprague The urban planning department has hired a new senior urban planner and responsible for sustainable development. Marisa Lau started in the former position in January, the same month that Talia Fox took on the latter position. Lau will participate in the implementation of the […]

City planning hires lead planner, sustai...

Lau Fox The urban planning department has hired a new senior urban planner and responsible for sustainable development. Marisa Lau started in the former position in January, the same month that Talia Fox took on the latter position. Lau will participate in the implementation of the city’s master plan through projects related to the historic […]

Boost To Urbanism & Tod | Kochi News

Kochi: Union budget talked about modernization of Building Regulations and Urban Plans (TPS) with Transit Oriented Development (TOD) for sustainable development in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities Although it may be available for projects in a few towns in Kerala, experts said it requires the work of specialized agencies that could take the lead […]

Studio nominated for the urban design co...

Tuesday, November 23, 2021, 9:54 a.m.Press release: Timaru District Council The multi-million plan to guide growth and investment in downtown Timaru over the next decade and beyond has taken a big step forward with the appointment of an innovative urban design studio. Isthmus Group has been appointed Urban Design Consultant to work with council and […]

Ekurhuleni celebrates World Town Plannin...

The Town of Ekurhuleni observes November 8 as World Town Planning Day and has dedicated November as Town Planning Month to advance public and professional interest in town planning and to promote the role of town planning in creating livable communities. The City covers an area of ​​approximately 1,975 km², of which 52% (1,027 km²) […]

For effective urban planning, we must le...

Urban planning is both a science and an art of designing and developing urban spaces. The job of city planners is to make a city both aesthetically appealing and optimally functional. A planned city can attract private investment and ensure a higher rate of employment and growth. However, a well-thought-out plan requires a multidisciplinary approach […]

Winners Revealed: Australian Urban Desig...

The winners of Australia 2021 Urban Design Award were announced during an online presentation on Tuesday, October 26. The awards recognize contemporary Australian urban design of the highest quality and aim to encourage innovation in the built environment in cities and communities. They are co-organized by the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA), the Australian Institute […]

Guelph Urban Design Awards Winners and H...

In addition to recognizing the winners for their achievements in urban design, the jury praised the city’s efforts to elevate and celebrate excellence in urban design. PRESS RELEASECITY OF GUELPH**************************On October 12, the Council announced the six winners and seven honorable mentions of the Guelph Urban Design Awards 2020/2021. “On behalf of the City of […]

Kerala’s new planning bill will limit ri

Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala Urban and Rural Planning (Amendment) Bill 2021 – which will be tabled in the assembly on Monday, October 4, 2021, to make amendments to the law passed in 2016 – could deprive local bodies of their powers to participate in the dynamic process of planning and development. Experts also […]

Urban planning for the Minecraft generat...

Have you ever dreamed of building a few people, for real, right here in the middle of York? Well, now is your chance. York community group YoCo (which stands for York Central Co-Owned) has partnered with top national think tanks Demos to design an online toolkit that will allow York residents to ‘redesign’ York Central […]

Kozhikode Corporation begins revision of...

The Kozhikode Corporation is revising its detailed urban plan (DTP) which determines development standards in each district. This is the first time in 40 years that the Society has introduced variations to the DTP scheme, much to the relief of the city’s architects and planners, who have been troubled by the differences between the city’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

New director at Urbana Urbanisme | York...

Charles Dun Urbana Town Planning, based in Sheffield, has appointed a new director. Charles Dunn joined the company in 2014 after completing a Masters in Planning at the University of Sheffield. Dunn is responsible for managing the Urbana team in Sheffield and has worked on projects such as the future master plan for the City […]

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 […]

Open call: FLORENC 21 – International Ur

Open call: FLORENC 21 – International Urban Design Competition, Prague – Czech Republic ONplan To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/959209/open-call-florenc-21-international-urban-design-competition-prague-czech-republic Florenc is a district located about 1 km east of Prague’s Old Town Square. Its present character is shaped by the transport infrastructure, including a bus station, a railway […]

Why is H&UDD/CTP, the planning organizat

Why is H&UDD/CTP, the planning organization, acting too harsh on the people of Jammu regarding building permits? February 18, 2021, Through Cross Town News Rajesh Gupta Jammu, 17th Feb: JDA has become notorious now somehow and stand out by new CIC team followed by harassment by CTP because of non-technical VC JDA. However, further […]

National Architecture Awards 2020: Natio...

Jury citation Campbell Section 5 The master plan occupies a central six-hectare site at the junction of two major axes of Griffin – Constitution Avenue and Anzac Parade. This ambitious urban project, encompassing five new streets and blocks, landscaped plazas and a major new three-hectare green space, Hassett Park, has transformed this previously degraded corner […]

ANU’s ‘visionary’ master plan wins natio

news, latest news, The Australian National University’s master plan has won a national urban design award. The master plan was praised by the judges for guiding an “introverted college campus in a downtown neighborhood that reinstates one of the Griffins’ original ambitions in their plan for the nation’s capital.” The master plan is set to […]

Urban design is a civic responsibility: ...

Mahatma Gandhi’s idea of ​​a self-sufficient village can be reinterpreted as an organically evolved town, like a university town, supported by schools, hospitals and industries. The name Nalanda comes to my mind as it would provide opportunities for Bihar workers near their villages. Similar towns can be spawned in all provinces. Designing a city entirely […]

Desperately Wanted: Urban Design Solutio...

By Ajith Vyas We need thoughtful urban design to solve our urban problems and strategically respond to our urban aspirations. The introduction of the law on the pooling of land (LPA) and the possibility of transferring development rights (TDR) within the framework of the detailed urban planning schemes (DTP) would be the main links in […]

Ric Abramson to lead new urban design an...

Eric Abramson The City of West Hollywood has chosen Ric Abramson, a West Hollywood-based architect who has long been active on city-related boards and commissions, to spearhead its new Urban project. Design and architecture workshop. The Urban Design & Architecture Studio is a new division within the city’s Community Services Department. the Studio will oversee […]