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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Call for urban planning of Nam Sang Wai

Town planning Appeal N°1 of 2017 (1/17) In a recent decision rendered by the Planning Appeal Commission (Urban Planning Appeal No. 1 of 2017 (1/17)), the Appeal Commission, by a majority of 3 to 2, allowed the Second Appeal by the Appellants against the Respondent (“TPB”) rejecting the petitioners’ request to obtain planning permission for […]

Malaga – Costa del Sol | REPLAY: Marbel

ON IN ENGLISH Experts gather for a SUR roundtable in English, organized in collaboration with the Town Hall of Marbella Malaga and the Costa del Sol lead the rankings in Spain when it comes to property sales per thousand inhabitants, according to 2021 figures. And of all the towns and villages in the province of […]

Vacancies affect town planning and spark...

Through Express press service BHAWANIPATNA: Absence of civil servants and technical staff in the planning unit and the Special Planning Authority (SPA) office in Bhawanipatna has aroused resentment from the public as works such as approval of master plans construction of houses, conversion of land, etc. are excessively delayed. The SPA looks after Bhawanipatna, Kesinga, […]

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 […]

Planning delays threaten 5G progress in ...

Matone Ditlhake, CEO of Corridor Africa Technologies. While 5G promises to bring unprecedented speed and coverage to South Africa, those at the forefront of rolling out the necessary infrastructure are set back years by regulators and slow communications. process in planning departments. With wireless traffic volumes set to increase 1,000 times over the next decade, […]

Bhubaneswar Development Authority to tak...

Through Express press service BHUBANESWAR: The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has proposed to take on 45 projects along the capital’s next ring road under the Odisha Urban Planning (TP) program for city expansion and city development. better infrastructure in the extended periphery. The TP program launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in December 2020 has […]

Government to carry out 45 urban plannin...

Bhubaneshwar: In a bid to ensure the availability of all urban amenities to the inhabitants of the outskirts of the city of Bhubaneswar, the government of Odisha has started to implement 45 urban planning programs (TPs) in different districts of the capital. The decision was made public after a high-level review meeting on Tuesday chaired […]

Development Management Specialist (Tier ...

Specialist (Level 1) Development Management (Planning Officer) Permanent full time Job Grade: G Salary £29,268 – £33,770 Vacancy number MDC001681 Site: Offering new flexible ways of working agile with Council offices based in Princes Road, Maldon available as needed. Hours: Up to 37 hours per week (possibility of job sharing / part-time hours) The description […]

Melbourne group resurrects dormant urban...

In the depths Melbourne’s lockdown in 2020, a group of urban designers came up with the idea of ​​creating a ‘force for good’ for the future development of our cities. As we emerge from a second year of pandemic isolation, the group has resurrected an organization of more than 30 years to galvanize like-minded peers […]

Info-Tech head office wins two urban des...

Breadcrumb Links Local News Info-Tech Research Group’s downtown headquarters is the overall winner of the city’s 2021 Urban Design Awards. Publication date : December 07, 2021 • December 8, 2021 • 1 minute read • Join the conversation Info-Tech Research Group headquarters in central London. Photo submitted Content of the article Info-Tech Research Group’s downtown […]

Greater Dallas Planning Council Announce...

DALLAS, December 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Greater Dallas Planning Council (GDPC) recognizes excellence in local urban planning and design through its annual reception of the Urban Design Awards. The 2021 winners will be honored on tuesday 7 december, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Latino Cultural Center of dallas. The awards will […]

The civic body revamps the urban plannin...

Hyderabad: Implementing the guidelines prescribed in the Telangana State Building Permits Approval and Self-Certification Act (TS-bPASS), the Town Planning Wing of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has been reorganized. The civic body in a press release said that the reorganization was done to ensure more transparency in the granting of building permits and simultaneously […]

Where urban planning is on the run, citi...

• As Lagos pursues a sustainable and livable environmentThe Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) has urged stakeholders to provide leverage for the town planning profession to thrive for the greater benefit of cities and citizens. The institute warned that cities would deteriorate and exemplify planlessness where urban planning is practically in flight, adding that […]

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 […]

Does your neighborhood have good urban d...

Asma Khalid speaks with Brent Toderian, former chief planner of Vancouver, Canada, about the “trick or treat test”, which encourages residents to think about good neighborhood design on Halloween. ASMA KHALID, HOST: Halloween might be your kids’ favorite holiday. They can dress how they want or how they want to be. But it also turns […]

perceptions of security: Weronika Zdziar...

Weronika Zdziarska, 2021 recipient of the RIBA Norman Foster Travel Fellowship. Photo courtesy of Weronika Zdziarska. How safe can you feel in a city? To be more specific, how safe do women feel in the city? While the discourse on public space and perceptions of women’s safety in urban and rural areas has been a […]

2021 Toronto Urban Design Awards Winners...

Yesterday, members of the design and development community came together virtually to celebrate the winners of the 2021 Toronto Urban Design Awards. The City of Toronto hosts the Toronto Urban Design Awards every two years to recognize the significant contribution that architects, landscape architects, city planners, artists, design students and city builders make to the […]

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 […]

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 […]

26 Town Plans, 10 Metro Lines, 2 Ring Ro...

In the highly anticipated first Development Plan (DP) of the country’s third largest metropolitan area, the Pune Metropolitan Area Development Authority (PMRDA) in its Draft Development Plan has proposed 26 urban planning projects, 59 social housing projects as well as a network of 10 metro railways, high-speed railway and crescent railway and two ring roads. […]

When Charles Downing Lay won an Olympic ...

The further back in Olympic history you go, the stranger certain categories of competition may seem. There were pistol duels with wax bullets and athletes who were theoretically declared dead; mountaineering, which rewarded attempts at difficult mountaineering feats, often to people who had not survived; and art competitions, which attempted to make the painting an […]

An exhibition to celebrate urban plannin...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19, 2021: The rapid urbanization of our cities certainly forces many city stakeholders to stop occasionally to take stock of what has been achieved so far while keeping an eye on the future. With one of the highest rates of urbanization in Asia, Malaysia is certainly a worthy subject of study for […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

UCLA Department of Architecture and Urba...

anchor Mariana Ibanez. Image courtesy of UCLA Architect, educator, and researcher Mariana Ibañez joins as the new chair and associate professor in UCLA’s Department of Architecture and Urban Design. She succeeds Heather Roberge who has held the position of department director since July 2017. She is […]

Launch of a new office for urban plannin...

Urban planning and design consultancy nineteen47 is expanding with the opening of a new office in Sheffield, led by planning consultant Clare Plant. She joins nineteen47 with a wealth of experience in cross-sector town planning, most recently as a director acting for public and private sector clients in Yorkshire and the North of England. The […]

Champion Announced for ShanShui Future C...

Champion Announced for ShanShui Future City International Urban Design Competition Future Shanshui City: Announcement of Winners To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/951429/champion-announced-for-future-shanshui-city-international-urban-design-competition On November 3, 2020, after successfully holding the Shanshui City Award Ceremony and Thematic Forum in Lishui, the competition site, the Future ShanShui City International Urban Design […]

Botcha says planning reforms in Andhra P...

By Express press service VIJAYAWADA: The Minister of Municipal Administration and Urban Development, Botcha Satyanarayana, said that the reforms in the planning department and the changes in the building regulations will allow transparency of public services, in addition to bringing them to people’s door. He added that to fight corruption at all levels, all services […]

Policing debate prompts rethinking of Am...

Urban planning can tear communities apart or bring them together, practitioners say By Carey L. Biron WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — Justin Garrett Moore and his partner were walking through a private public square in New York City when they were suddenly confronted by security guards asking to be present. The nightly standoff […]

International training program on water-...

Date: July 14-22, 2020 The Center for Science and Environment (CSE), India, in partnership with the Water Research Commission (WRC), South Africa and the University of Cape Town (UCT), organized an international program virtual training course on “Water Sensitive Urban Design and Planning” (WSUDP) for Africans. practitioners from July 14 to 22, 2020. The training […]

Rajasthan Planning Wing to Amend Buildin...

JAIPUR: Shaken by the headwinds of Covid-19, the state’s urban planning wing is mulling a proposal to frame a new set of building regulations, which will allow construction in a way that maintains social distancing. The department will allow owners of small plots (90 m²) to increase the height of construction. A seasoned planner said: […]

Urban planning, architecture and public ...

professor john ashton Professor John Ashton Four months into the Covid-19 pandemic, with the country in a continued state of paralysis and fear, and realistic estimates of the final death toll from the virus heading towards 100,000, it’s time to take stock about the implications for our future way of life. Historical accounts of previous […]

Future ShanShui City: International Urba...

Future ShanShui City: International Urban Design Competition To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/940181/future-shanshui-city-dwellings-in-lishui-mountains As an important birthplace and practical realization of the concept “Lucid Waters and Lush Mountains Are Invaluable Assets”, Lishui has taken on the responsibility of exploring the construction of contemporary ShanShui cities. With this background in mind, […]

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 […]

Grad Anshu Darbari has an eye for urban ...

Graduate Anshu Darbari beams with positivity as she talks about graduating and moving on to the next chapter of her life. Although she won’t be walking on stage in her cap and dress due to the COVID-19 pandemic, she is still grateful to have the opportunity to participate in a virtual ceremony, the first of […]

Civic body bets on BPS as city planning ...

Visakhapatnam: At a time when the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) is struggling to meet its revenue target, the civic body’s Building Penalty System (BPS) has become a blessing in disguise. While the city’s civic body was able to make around Rs 90 crore through the town planning wing by granting construction permits from Friday, […]

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 […]

How urban design can help people with de...

Roger Marple was standing outside the door of his apartment, but he didn’t even know it. “I’m walking down the hall, I don’t even know where I am,” said the 61-year-old, who was diagnosed with early Alzheimer’s disease a few years ago. “It took me a while to realize that I was at home.” Marple […]

China can learn from Australian urban de...

By 2017, 58% of Chinese lived in cities. This is much lower than the 79% for Western Europe and the 86% for Australia, but China is experiencing very rapid urbanization, as shown in the graph below. It’s expected 70% of the Chinese population will live in cities between 2035 and 2045. Source: OWID based on […]

This Week in Louisville, Experts Talk Ur...

Listen to the episode: Experts in urban planning, design and architecture gathered in Louisville this week for the 27th Congress of New Urbanism (CNU). Two industry leaders and event presenters spoke about their work on WFPL’s In Conversation and how urban planning can build neighborhoods in an inclusive and responsible way. Our guests were: Doug […]

UCLA Luskin | Using urban design to adv...

By Mary Braswell An in-depth exploration of social justice as a guiding principle of urban design will turn into a book designed by UCLA Luskin faculty. During the spring term, Urban Planning brought 10 leading scholars to campus to shed light on public space in all its complexity. They spoke about market forces, political calculations, […]

Open competition of architecture and urb...

Open competition of architecture and urban planning “The activation of urban functions of the city of Kazan in the water zone of the bend of the Volga” To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/898670/the-open-architectural-and-town-planning-competition-the-activation-of-the-kazan-city-urban-functions-in-the-water-area- the-bend-of-the-volga The Moscow Union of Architects invites professionals to participate in the open competition of architecture and […]

Sir Peter Hall: Reflections on a Life of...

AAt the start of the First World War, town planning was only in its infancy. Indeed, a hundred years later, it is difficult to appreciate how modest the beginnings of town planning as a profession and as a subject of university education were. Very few local authorities have the means to secure the services of […]