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'By design or neglect': Flood, climate hazards threaten Quincy, state's redlined neighborhoods

The Patriot Ledger 18 Jun 2021
... threats like flooding, pollution and urban heat impacts, as well as gentrification and displacement ... Beya Jimenez, a Boston-based urban planner and board president of nonprofit Abundant Housing Massachusetts, said housing needs to be framed as the "urgent matter of this moment.".
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Investor who gained 200,000% on Alibaba bets big on smart cities

Live Mint 17 Jun 2021
Venturous Group makes concentrated bets -- pouring nearly all the capital it’s raised so far into seven startups including iSSTech, an iSoftStone spinoff that provides big data and cloud computing services to urban planners.
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Redlined and underwater. Flood and climate hazards threaten Massachusetts' vulnerable neighborhoods.

The Milford Daily News 17 Jun 2021
... threats like flooding, pollution and urban heat impacts, as well as gentrification and displacement ... Beya Jimenez, a Boston-based urban planner and board president of nonprofit Abundant Housing Massachusetts, said housing needs to be framed as the "urgent matter of this moment.".
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'By design or neglect': Flood, climate hazards threaten MA's redlined neighborhoods

Cape Cod Times 17 Jun 2021
... threats like flooding, pollution and urban heat impacts, as well as gentrification and displacement ... Beya Jimenez, a Boston-based urban planner and board president of nonprofit Abundant Housing Massachusetts, said housing needs to be framed as the "urgent matter of this moment.".
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Steady Habits: Redistricting gives CT chance to draw a better map

The CT Mirror 16 Jun 2021
This last year, spent in a pandemic, has changed the lives of so many. But those changes might..May 28, 2021. Steady Habits. Single Moms in CT hit hardest by pandemic. Everyone has had their lives upended by the pandemic ... This week, we continue our conversation with Doug Suisman, the architect and urban planner, who is leading an..Apr 19, 2021 ... Gov ... .
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New Finding: Jell-O Is an Aphrodisiac

Salt Lake City Weekly 16 Jun 2021
You may not have noticed, but we're in a crisis. No, it's not guns. It's not abortion, or housing or climate ... Oops ... The Columbia Climate School estimates that 30 to 60 percent of urban fresh water goes to lawns and gardens. Planners, of course, take into account the water shortage when they approve thousands of new housing units—well, not exactly.
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Larry Householder defiantly resists expulsion efforts as opponents plan ouster vote: Capitol Letter

Cleveland 16 Jun 2021
Rotunda Rumblings. Stay or go? Indicted state Rep ... Under the knife ... Extended release. Ohio’s 193,000 Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines, which Gov ... health officials ... Lt ... 1 ... - Josh Lapp, a 31-year-old urban planner from Columbus, quoted in a Washington Post story about Democratic President Joe Biden’s push to expand Amtrak service across the nation.
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In photos: How Gurugram’s now-demolished Kaman Sarai helps residents reimagine their city

The Wire Network 15 Jun 2021
Kaman Sarai is an illustration of a historic urban landscape that is layered with history and memories wreathed with the physical structure, market and community ... Urban memory ... Tsomo Wangchuk is an Associate at the Indian Institute for Human Settlements, New Delhi and has trained as an urban planner.
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Taiwan news quick take

Taipei Times 15 Jun 2021
Staff writer, with CNA. CUSTOMS. Teabag shipments seized ... SOCIETY. Architect dies aged 96 ... She worked for US architect and urban planner Percival Goodman from the 1950s until resettling in Taipei in 1979 to continue her design work and teach at universities. SOCIETY. Mother to be deported ... SOCIETY. Man dies in grain elevator ... .
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Brad Lander Knows How to Achieve the Big, Bold Structural Changes That Will Transform New York

The Nation 14 Jun 2021
The urban planner running for comptroller argues that the city ...
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Children ask SC not to lift stay on demolitions along nullahs

The News International 14 Jun 2021
“I don’t know what happened ... But there was no home when I returned.” ... They suggested consulting senior urban planners and other organisations, such as the Orangi Pilot Project, the Urban Resource Centre, the Karachi Urban Lab and the Technical Training Resource Centre, to resolve the city’s drainage problem before initiating such “criminal” projects.
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Large number of children hold protest, urge Supreme Court to save their homes along nullahs

Dawn 14 Jun 2021
The children and their parents appealed to the Supreme Court to order the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation to stop demolishing their homes on the basis of a flawed survey conducted by students of NED, and consult senior urban planners and other organisations, such as the Orangi ...
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Large number of children hold protest in Karachi, urge Supreme Court to save their homes along nullahs

Dawn 14 Jun 2021
The children and their parents appealed to the Supreme Court to order the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation to stop demolishing their homes on the basis of a flawed survey conducted by students of NED, and consult senior urban planners and other organisations, such as the Orangi ...
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Andrews residents describe their postcard images of the Black River

The Post and Courier 14 Jun 2021
EDITOR’S NOTE. This is the third part in a series of articles about a proposed new state park ... ANDREWS — “Picture me this.”. Tripp Muldrow asked people in Andrews to describe their picture postcard of what the Black River means to them ... Muldrow is a partner and urban planner with Arnett Muldrow and Associates of Greenville ... Georgetown Times. Black River.
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Govt’s Central Vista Tragedy: Why We Must Democratise Development

Yahoo Daily News 14 Jun 2021
‘Now you know how it feels to have your land, identity and history taken away?’ I almost wanted to ask the many elite architects and urban planners shouting passionately on TV debates, but fell short of doing that ... including the architectural and urban planning fraternity.
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