“Urban Planning” Best Match
When Urban Planning Plays Doctor
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...Have you thought about how infectious diseases and urban planning are related? A poorly built environment can expose people to toxic pollutants and influences lifestyles that contribute to different...
IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award
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...Los Angeles called The First Last Mile Strategic Plan and Planning Guidelines. The First Last Mile Strategic Plan was recently honored by the American Planning Association, winning the 2015 National...
Progressing Towards Urban Resilience
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Have you heard of the concept of urban resilience? Last week, 100 Resilient Cities hosted the 2017 “Urban Resilience Summit” for urban professionals around the globe to come together and share their work to advance resiliency. Urban resilience is defined by 100 Resilient Cities “as the capacity of individuals, communities, institutions, businesses, and systems within...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...| disrupt | democratize (to use three of the six Ds of Tech Disruption) will also reach the heart of public policymaking: the urban planning arena. The implementation of specific...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
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...has received multiple awards and accolades for its global projects and integrated services in interior design, planning, engineering, technology, and other areas of architecture. For more information, please visit ibigroup.com....Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...planning of environments that attempt to maintain the earth’s natural processes and that bring “the green” back to our urban habitats. We are all products of our environment and through...
Urban Gardens Everywhere
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...Despite the well-known and widespread benefits of greenery, many cities have struggled to increase vegetation in their urban environments. Paris, which is consistently lauded for its beauty, is no...
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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...an urban or sub-urban setting to grow innovation. Writing in the “The Rise of Innovation Districts”, Bruce Katz and Julie Wagner describe Innovation Districts as being “…connected by transit, powered...
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...The renewed interest and growth of urban centres has captured the interest of social scientists, economists and urban thinkers (among others), catalyzing a range of discussions. Among the most...
Urban Health Centres & Good Neighbours
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...In recent years, there has been renewed interest in the connection between public health and urban planning. This growing connection has led to a number of encouraging steps. However,...