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How digital technology can help keep cities green and pleasant

Phys Dot Org 26 May 2022
In this regard, digital technology can be an essential tool for urban planners to determine where green landscape redesign is best employed ... If urban planners become more aware of the potential of digital technology, then urban green spaces should have a bright future.

Grand County Residents invited to participate in sustainable tourism stakeholder survey

Sky-Hi News 26 May 2022
Willow Creek Reservoir seen from C Lazy U Ranch. The year-round guest ranch draws in tourists from around the U.S., Canada, and Europe for a Western experience ... Their tourism practice brings together urban planners, economists, destination strategists and organizational development experts who create a “total destination health” plan for communities.

Flooding would’ve been worse without check dams: GMDA

The Times of India 25 May 2022
Gurgaon ... The creation of more such structures over the next one month will help ensure commuters face even fewer issues this monsoon season, they added. On Monday, hours-long showers, thunderstorms and squalls brought parts of the ‘Millenium City’ to a halt ... Urban planners too said check dams have helped but these are only one part of the solution ... .

New Albany has astounding list of community development accomplishments

New Albany Gazette 25 May 2022
Grants have been applied for to start the process (grant funded)·Approval to hire a City/Urban Planner - Multiple people working on this, considered imperative by community developmentCompleted city tree inventory of trees adjoining street areasCompleted signs inventory; includes ...

More urban greening could prevent over 34,000 US deaths

Open Access Government 24 May 2022
Policymakers and urban planners can use this information to support local climate action plans and ensure that those plans include greening initiatives.” Photo 41194108 © Louise Rivard ... “If an area’s climate makes it difficult to plant lush trees, urban planners can use this ...

Making U.S. Cities Greener Could Have Saved Thousands of Lives

The Salamanca Press 24 May 2022
Policymakers and urban planners can use this information to support local climate action plans and ensure that those plans include greening initiatives," Brochu said in a university news release ... "If an area's climate makes it difficult to plant lush trees, urban planners can use ...

Global Urban Planning and Design Software Market Report 2022-2028: Growing Use of Planning and Design ...

Eagle-Tribune 24 May 2022
Therefore, its benefits will help architects, city planners, and creative departments adopt cloud-based technology for urban infrastructural developments ... The urban planning and design software market growth will rise due to the 2D or 3D sketch plan used by the architects, city planners, and creative departments.

How Indians Plan Their Retirement, In 5 Charts | Mint

Live Mint 24 May 2022
Around 55% of urban respondents prefer to save monthly, but this tendency reduces for poorer cohorts ... Most urban people tend to earn on a monthly basis (71%), while rural earnings are split across seasonal (31%), monthly (27%), and daily (24%), the survey found ... Financial planners believe this is too less to be saving for retirement.

A green aerocity

Manila Standard 24 May 2022
and architect and urban planner Felino “Jun” Palafox Jr ... Master planner Jun Palafox to masterplan the airport-driven city concept ... A veteran urban planner, Palafox has advocated and implemented some 1,700 projects that integrate the best practices in green, sustainable, and disaster-resilient architecture in about 45 countries worldwide.

PIF’s ROSHN plans to put downtown Jeddah on the map

Arab News 24 May 2022
DUBAI ... Deprived neighborhoods in Saudi Arabia’s coastal city are undergoing significant redevelopment after decades of relentless urbanization. Jeddah’s municipal authorities are clearing districts and squatter settlements where planners say substandard infrastructure, crime, and disease are blighting the lives of roughly half a million people ... ....

Lebanon’s political order shaken by rise of independents

The Irish Times 24 May 2022
The phone has not stopped ringing since political novice Ibrahim Mneimneh won a seat in Lebanon’s parliamentary election this month. Strangers, journalists, old friends, new colleagues ... “We gave people hope for the first time in a long time,” Mneimneh, a 46-year-old architect and urban planner, said at his Beirut home. “It’s been a bit overwhelming.”.

She’s running to represent South L.A. Her opponent says she just got there

The Los Angeles Times 24 May 2022
People across this district,” she said in her announcement, “are demanding change.” ... address as her home ... Vasquez, a director of strategic partnerships for Arizona State University, is one of several candidates in the June 7 election looking to replicate the success of urban planner Nithya Raman, who unseated then-Councilman David Ryu two years ago.

The People Who Hate People

The Atlantic 24 May 2022
As the urban planner Greg Morrow detailed in his 2013 dissertation, overpopulation activists fought for the very legal frameworks that would keep cities low-density and worsen suburban sprawl.

Rochester confronts its segregated housing history, Mayo founders' role

Duluth News Tribune 24 May 2022
“This property shall never be occupied by a Negro,” Barlow reads from the deed for the plat of land where his predominantly Black church now stands ... In the early 1900s when Pill Hill was being developed, prices were high for the time, too, said Wheeler, an urban planner who once worked in planning departments for the city and county.

More greenery could have prevented 34,000 deaths in the US over the last 20 years, ...

The Dickinson Press 23 May 2022
Our study quantifies the impact of greenness expansion in urban areas ... Policymakers and urban planners can use this information to support local climate action plans and ensure that those plans include greening initiatives.”.

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