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Macao Amended the List of Projects Subject to Environmental Impact Assessment

Urban development inevitably brings adverse impact to the environment. In some cities environmental impact assessment (EIA) work is carried out before a construction to evaluate potential environmental damage, so appropriate measures can be taken to minimise negative influence. 132 more words

2018

June 18, 2018 | Atlanta Park Redesign Makes a Big Statement about Equity and Inclusion | NextCity.org

It started out of a desire to honor her mother. For Isabel González Whitaker, 46, a symbolic gesture would evolve into a vehicle for organizing the Latinx and other marginalized communities in the neighborhood where she grew up. 80 more words

Economic Equity

May 15, 2018 | Flint’s Neighborhood-Led Approach to Reducing Crime | NextCity.org

The “broken windows” theory came into the urbanist lexicon when former NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton popularized the “enforcement first” policing approach to minor offenses like vandalism and turnstile skipping in the 1990s. 71 more words

Economic Equity

Daniel Rose

Title: Chairman
Company: 22 Dreyfus Funds
Location: New York, New York, United States

Daniel Rose, Chairman of 22 Dreyfus Funds, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in urban development.

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Space Age Glasgow

After a short hiatus, we’re back!

Today, looking at an article dated Monday 2nd June 1969, entitled Space Age Glasgow, where Jimmy interviews a key figure in the city’s urban planning department and mulls over the benefits and disadvantages of such an ambitious and comprehensive scheme. 99 more words

The Role of the Newport River in Shaping the Upper Newport Bay

If you grow up on one of the mesas on the coast of Southern California, like the one that overlooks the Newport Bay, you’re told something about it. 2,315 more words

Recht auf Stadt in São Paulo: Akteure – Nutzungen – Konflikte

Die Vertiefungsrichtung Entwicklungsforschung war 2017/18 erstmals der Megastadtforschung im Globalen Süden gewidmet. Im brasilianischen São Paulo beschäftigten sich 17 Studierende mit den Herausforderungen und möglichen Lösungsansätzen einer der größten Metropolitanregionen der Welt. 189 more words

Brazil