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SMC gets go signal to build Parex hybrid highway

The Manila Times 25 Sep 2021
MORE than a year since it was first proposed by San Miguel Corp ... The SMC chief executive disclosed that they are tapping the firm of internationally renowned architect, environment planner and green urbanism advocate architect Felino Palafox Jr. to help in building the project. The Parex will have three major segments ... .
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Are Context Cities the New Smart Cities?

Treehugger 25 Sep 2021
What kind of city do we want or need? Urban planner Brent Toderian was asking this recently. ... Many weeks have been lost since I started working on this review, trying to wrap my brain around the more technical parts of this book, mainly his LEARN (Look, Engage, Assess, Review, and Negotiate) tool for studying urban culture and character.
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In-law suites a partial solution to housing crisis

Lima Ohio 25 Sep 2021
People are finally realizing there is a housing crisis, and professional planners and politicians are ... Urban planners and public officials embrace accessory dwelling units because they see them as at least a partial solution to housing shortages in many parts of the country.
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Could forests can help solve Africa’s housing challenges?

Business Day Online 25 Sep 2021
The population acceleration is predominated by informal sprawl in unregulated urban peripheries in response to housing demand ... With the increasing density of the urban population, demand for housing is growing, making it necessary for urban planners, city councils, and policymakers to view housing critically.
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New heat exposure model can protect citizens

Phys Dot Org 24 Sep 2021
That's why researchers from the University of Georgia have developed a new dynamic heat exposure index that captures varying heat exposure within urban environments ... There are additional steps that urban planners can take to mitigate heat in previously constructed areas ... Urbanization magnified nighttime heat waves in China.
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Mark A. Stein: Partial solution to housing crisis: legalizing in-law suites, or ADUs

Finger Lakes Times 24 Sep 2021
People are finally realizing there is a housing crisis, and professional planners and politicians are ... Urban planners and public officials embrace accessory dwelling units because they see them as at least a partial solution to housing shortages in many parts of the country.
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University Heights Mayor Brennan to face challenge from Atkin, Blankfeld, Simmons

Cleveland Jewish News 24 Sep 2021
Atkin, 72, is a builder and former urban planner. While he lived in Buffalo, N.Y., he served as a senior planner for the Erie Niagara Regional Planning Board, as well as a private planning consultant for townships in western New York and to the Seneca Indians.
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Fassmer Designs Electric Inner City Ferry

The Maritime Executive 23 Sep 2021
Our CIT-E Ferry design with electric drive offers the urban mobility of the future without any air or noise pollution.” ... Facing this rapid population shift and the resulting gridlock of land-based transportation, urban planners are looking to their waterways to ease congestion on city streets.
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How a city’s design creates congestion

Science Daily 23 Sep 2021
City planners predict that as more people move into urban areas, traffic jams will get ...
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Architect and civic activist Mark Feinknopf dies

The Polk County Standard Journal 23 Sep 2021
... from 1963 to 1971, serving as president of the Columbus chapter of the American Institute of Architects in 1979, co-chairing of the Franklin County planning group Together 2000, founding the Columbus Urban Environmental Workshop and serving as Bexley's City Planner for 23 years.
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Edwardsville takes steps to build walking, biking network in city

News-Press Now 23 Sep 2021
The members, who include an attorney, educator and urban planner among others, are Danielle Adair, Kyle Anderson, Greg Brummitt, Jo Gibson, Clayton Hopkins, Susan Hume, Emily Morrison, Stephanie Robbins, Steve Stuart and Mary Vandevord. Local Videos. 1.48 ... 0.38 ... .
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Water, traffic among the concerns expressed during Tech Ridge neighborhood open house in St. George

St George News 23 Sep 2021
ST ... Tech Ridge managing partner Isaac Barlow giving a presentation at the Vasion gym, St. George, Utah, Sept. 21, 2021 ... “We’ve hired the best planners in the business,” Barlow told the audience with a calm, even voice. “They’re planners who specialize in urban planning, which is really about building walkable developments.
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Santa Ana approves rent control, other tenant protections, after emotional debate

Orange County Register 23 Sep 2021
Rent control and eviction protections in Santa Ana got the green light from the City Council early Wednesday, a decision that could make the city the first in Orange County to cap rents for older apartment buildings ... 5 ... 30 ... Resident Manny Escamilla, an urban planner who owns rental property, called the measures “a really reasonable proposal.”.
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The Florida Billionaire Pissing Off West Palm Beach

The Daily Beast 23 Sep 2021
In their pastels and plaids, an army of West Palm Beach residents gathered on Tuesday evening to litigate a bitter fight engulfing their community ... “It has the feel of a public mafia,” said Carl Flick, an urban planner and president of the Northwood Shores Neighborhood Association, who is spearheading local opposition to Greene’s proposal ... .

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