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I will not be a conspirator.

Today I came across a poem by Margaret Atwood called The City Planner. It is safe to say that creative writing and urban planning are two of my favourite things, but this poem does not combine them quite as I would have hoped. 679 more words

Reason #29: Introduced Professional City Planning

During my first year as mayor in 1972 I realized that Cedar Falls had no formal city planning personnel. While having a city planner does not guarantee only good things will happen, positive long range planning does reduce the negative things that occur. 231 more words

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Strong Impact of the Environment

Over the course of time, there are patterns, habits, and repeating coincidences that occur. Not everyone notices these events at first, even if they are directly impacted by the event, some still do not notice it. 310 more words

Karl Fritschen

Planning to Control Urban Water - Karl Fritschen

“I care greatly about the environment and as such, have a great interest in stormwater management. I have taken several training courses on the Phase II stormwater program to better understand how it works, as it impacts our community,” Karl Fritschen revealed, when discussing urban water issues. 203 more words

Karl Fritschen

American Institute of Certified Planners - Karl Fritschen

Karl Fritschen is a rarity; a licensed landscape architect and a certified planner, rare in his profession. Karl is able to use his graphic and artistic skill to sell ideas and illustrate issues particular to an area or space, as well as having great knowledge of plant material and design. 193 more words

Karl Fritschen

VOICE YOUR CONCERNS ABOUT 18TH AND COMMERCIAL REZONING PROPOSAL

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City Planner for this project: Yardley McNeill, Rezoning Planner, … 36 more words

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The Pen & the Plow

For the past three days, I’ve been feverishly transcribing my handwritten scrawl into nice, clear, Arial Narrow font on my computer. It’s been a tedious process but an enlightening one as well. 224 more words

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