Latest News for: Urban planner


Life in 2050: A Glimpse at the Homes in the Future

Interesting Engineering 15 May 2021
All told, there are four areas where this will really come into play.Growth of Urban CentersMachine Learning and AIDecentralization of EverythingSustainable CitiesRising Seas and Sinking Coastlines ... Another recent innovation is , which city planners are incorporating into for the sake of combating climate change and urban pollution.

Eagle wants help creating ‘grand plan’ for Grand Avenue

Vail Daily 14 May 2021
Town officials and planners are asking ... The firm has assembled a multi-disciplinary team including traffic and civil engineers, economists, land use planners, mobility experts, urban designers and landscape architects to help look at the corridor from a wide variety of angles.

Genius Maintenance Secrets of Aqueduct of Constantinople Revealed

Ancient Origins 14 May 2021
Aqueducts have been studied by archaeologists, engineers, architects, and urban planners for centuries. But even now, Roman aqueducts still have fascinating secrets to reveal, as scientists from Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany recently discovered when looking at the aqueduct of Constantinople ... Led by paleoclimatologist Dr ... Dr ... Source ... .

American Student Assistance Announces Student Winners of National 'Solve Together' Contest

Daily Times Chronicle 14 May 2021
Tomorrow's Leaders Tackling Today's Challenges contest. The school was awarded $10,000, and the team of students won $1,500 ... First Place, Plouffe Academy (Brockton, MA) ... Throughout the process, we had the opportunity to explore many careers, including spacecraft engineer, an urban planner and architect, climate scientist, and lawmaker." ... .

Pelican Rapids tour to be showcased in ‘Design for Change’

Wahpeton Daily News 13 May 2021
... Assistant Community Planner Emily Reno ... CNU is composed of urban designers, architects, planners, developers, and engineers interested in establishing new design and development standards around the concepts of mixed-use, walkable neighborhoods, and “building places people love.”.

Haverhill eyes another major downtown project

Eagle-Tribune 13 May 2021
"We have assembled architects, planners, city councilors and experts on urban design to make certain we pick the right development team," Fiorentini said of the process of choosing which firm will do the project.

‘Karl Quackenbush Trail’ in Warwick named in honor of late local outdoorsman

The Recorder 13 May 2021
Compton said the Conservation Committee had already voted unanimously in support of calling it the “Karl Quackenbush Trail.” ... 15 ... He worked as an urban transportation planner with the Central Transportation Planning Staff in Boston for 35 years, serving a number of years as director, before retiring and moving to Warwick in 2019 ... .

Architecture, planning and urban design: Airport-driven city/aerotropolis

The Manila Times 12 May 2021
I was part of the design review of the Dubai airport expansion and modernization when I was still with the Dubai Town Planning Department as a senior planner (architect/town planner) and with Bechtel as a project manager/international airport consultant for the urban land use planning around the airport.

DOT: No trees will be harmed in building of big vaccination hub on Nayong Pilipino lot

The Philadelphia Inquirer 12 May 2021
It then pointed out that no less than environmental planner and architect Jun Palafox will be involved in the design of the jab facility.

A zero waste city

Dawn 12 May 2021
Our dilemma, in Karachi and generally in urban Pakistan, is that we consider garbage as kachra (waste) — something that is unwanted and needs to be discarded. This mindset sits at the root of the solid waste management crisis witnessed daily on the streets of urban Pakistan ... The writer is an urban planner and CEO, Urban Collaborative ... .

University of Michigan scholarships announced

The Argus Press 12 May 2021
RUSH TWP ... She knew this could be the moment ... “‘Yeah, I’m still here ... Tolrud plans to pursue a career in the environmental field, perhaps as an environmental consultant, engineer or urban planner ... “I took a summer course two summers ago and I just absolutely loved it — it was all about the environment, urban planning and green energy ... .

Good Morning, Buffalo: City takes a stand on suburban-style drive-thrus

The Buffalo News 12 May 2021
Meanwhile, the city has design guidelines that aim to create a more walkable, urban environment ... City planners, long criticized for bowing to the wishes of some property owners, businesses and developers, have started to more vigorously enforce Buffalo’s Green Code.

Meet Mr. Barricade, the Bay Area's most unlikely Tik Tok star and 'new urbanist' influencer

Finger Lakes Times 11 May 2021
For almost a year, the mustachioed Indian American urban planner and CEO of Cupertino, California-based Crossroad Lab has been using popular Tik Tok trends to make videos teaching people everything from urban planning principles to the racist history of redlining to how head-scratching feats of engineering like dams and bridges work.