Latest News for: Urban planner


'Office space is going to evolve': Why brokers remain bullish on the future

Ottawa Business Journal 18 Jan 2022
... it creates oxygen for the private sector and the urban technology sector to thrive." ... Hamilton says the “hub-and-spoke” model “makes a lot of sense,” adding it meshes well with urban planners’ goals of creating more walkable “15-minute neighbourhoods.” Residential conversions?.

In Toronto's Weirdest Cinema, a Portrait of the Artist I'd Never Become

Quillette 18 Jan 2022
And even the word “indie” overstates things ... A "classroom" at Rochedale College ... No one else showed up ... This time, I was with friends—a bureaucrat, an urban planner, and a burlesque dancer ... Didn’t I already see myself in “3D” every day?A bureaucrat, an urban planner, and a burlesque dancer, at The Cineforum ... .

Breaking down climate change, a neighborhood at a time

Oakridger 18 Jan 2022
The findings could help urban planners make better decisions as they project long-term investments in infrastructure ... Currently, Allen-Dumas is working on models that predict what the cities of the future will look like, and how to factor these new urban morphologies into simulations on climate change ... ....

New study finds stream restorations increase home values

Phys Dot Org 17 Jan 2022
In Baltimore, like in many other northeastern urban communities, urban planners didn't consider the environmental impacts of their construction decisions ... While this work focused on Baltimore County, Towe says the results can be generalized to other older northeast urban areas with similar infrastructure.

Deccan Heritage Academy expresses its shock over fire at Secunderabad Club

The Siasat Daily 16 Jan 2022
The Club is established in 1878 ... As a Civil Engineer and heritage conservationist & Urban planner,request the Managing Committee of the Club to restore it to the normal glory and also the State Government to take necessary steps to conserve the heritage building ... .

Opinion: 5,872 reasons why we truly do need each other

Times Free Press 16 Jan 2022
Perhaps we're wrong. Not about the numbers. The numbers — based on census data — are clear. Between 2010 and 2020, the African American population in our city declined. In that decade, some 5,872 Black Chattanoogans left Chattanooga. And 5,279 white Chattanoogans moved here ... Period ... For urban planners, a loss of diversity and potential.

Ricardo Bofill, one of Catalonia’s most celebrated architects, dies aged 82

Catalan News 14 Jan 2022
One of Catalonia’s most internationally celebrated architects, Ricardo Bofill, has passed away at the age of 82. . Born in Barcelona in 1939, he is considered one of the most influential urban planners across the world.  ... .

Chennai: Traffic diversions on OMR receive mixed response

The Times of India 14 Jan 2022
CHENNAI. In an attempt to reduce vehicular congestion along Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), the traffic police have made a few diversions at Sholinganallur junction ... They can also turn right to reach Navalur ... Urban traffic planner Suresh Menon said that they have got back to the earlier traffic arrangement which was in place two years ago ... .

Despite council comments, Kelowna can do more for housing (Wilson on Water Street)

Castanet 14 Jan 2022
Kelowna city council has thrown its hands up in defeat at the ever-increasing cost of housing in Kelowna ... Council has also tried some methods favoured by urban planners and affordability advocates alike that haven’t worked as well as intended ... The flip-side to this is, of course, that this increased desperately needed supply ... ....

Saudi authorities prepare for launch of 2022 census

Arab News 11 Jan 2022
Accurate statistical data of this kind enables officials, planners and policymakers to allocate budgets and develop comprehensive strategies that will keep pace with urban development, meet future needs base on expected population growth, contribute to development plans, and ...

Recognition list of intl. qualifications unveiled in city

Shenzhen Daily 10 Jan 2022
    The qualifications are included in the city’s first list on the subject released by the bureau, which involve six sectors, namely tax advisers, certified architects, registered rural and urban planners, physicians, seafarers, and tour guides. .

Recognition list of intl. qualifications unveiled in Shenzhen

Shenzhen Daily 10 Jan 2022
The qualifications are included in the city’s first list on the subject released by the bureau, which involve six sectors, namely tax advisers, certified architects, registered rural and urban planners, physicians, seafarers, and tour guides.

Fayetteville seeks to foster accessory dwelling development

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 10 Jan 2022
Planners noticed few applications were coming in for accessory dwellings -- about two or three per year, Curth said ... Making accessory dwelling units easy to build follows a principle urban planners have advocated for years, said Rick Cole, executive director of Congress for the New Urbanism.

EXCLUSIVE: 'I cry every time I go's never going to look the same.' Mayfield, ...

The Daily Mail 10 Jan 2022
It is an American city that looks like it's been annihilated by war. Exactly one month after a deadly long-track tornado tore through Mayfield, Kentucky, street after street of homes and businesses lie flattened, smashed or hideously misshapen ... 1 2 3 ... 'We are going to reach out and get urban planners in to redesign the city of Mayfield,' he said ... .

All eyes on Uptown Brampton

Toronto Sun 08 Jan 2022
Urban planners, however, don’t see this as a sustainable way of development, as land prices skyrocket and little room is left for development, not to mention grid lock on the city’s roads and frayed nerves that come with traffic congestion ... urban planners from around the world.