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Urban Planning: definition, problems and solutions

Urban Planning, Definition, Problems, Sloutions

Urban Planning: definition, problems and solutions Summary: Urban Planning is a large-scale concept concerned with planning and development at all levels ( architectural, infrastructural, ecological, economical, and even political ). During this process many problems & obstacles come up but luckily the same as any other kind of problems, there ...

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The Compact City A sustainable Urban Form

What is Compact City? The compact city  “city of short distance”is an currently emergrd  urban planning concept.  promotes relatively high residential density with mixing of various activities.  It provide  require infrastructure facilities  within walkable distance.  The compact city concept aims at a high-density mixed-use, and intensified urban form. • The idea ...

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Urban vs Rural Areas

Urban vs Rural Areas

What is urban center  .. what is rural center  .. each nation has a definition !!! There are many aspects affects on this expression which also differs from a nation to another according to each nation’s culture and technology level reached, Here-under some of aspects used to measure which areas are Urban ...

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Slums, an obstacle in the way of urban planning

Slums

The origin of the word Slums began to be used in the year 1822, as recorded, and means a dirty back alley inhabited by poor people. It came from the word slang, which means a “room” especially a “back room”.As reported by the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2014, of ...

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