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new town

In keeping with the expression “all things old are new again,”modern residential development is focusing on a small-town atmosphere called the new town concept.It includes sidewalks and community parks plus offices,retail,places of worship,and schools within the project itself and usually within walking distance of residential areas.It may even include some home-above-retail or home-above-office concepts and satellite offices for government services such as license renewal.

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Over 50 years have passed since a bright new future was promised for Washington when it was declared a New Town - and these images held by Tyne & Wear Archives show how much has changed.
Families of employers were allocated homes which were being built in the New Town with Yvonne's expecting parents and her older brother Alan the fourth to move into a property on Allensgreen, that March.
We did not ask for the jetty to be torn down, we asked for access to the new town and the Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry had to act - but it has told us that demolishing the jetty was not an option.
A nephew of the detainee approached Police Station (PS) New Town and got registered a case against the kidnappers.
The housing situation in new town of Hashtgerd shows 58.
Keith Stockdale, coordinator of Barry and Vale Friends of the Earth, said: "A sustainable and environmentally sound new town would ease the housing crisis as well as minimising the effects of extra traffic.
The G4 New Town Development Project is a mammoth government-private joint project, worth as much as $45.
Newtown was named the most affordable new town in the country, with a 14% fall in prices - compared to average earnings across Britain's new towns going up 9%.
New Town Builders was already at the forefront of energy efficiency.
It was on October 9, 1961, that Skelmersdale was dedicated as a New Town - designed to house the overspill population of Liverpool.
As envisioned, New Town at Capital City Market will include 3.
In fact, the Row was named in the late eighteenth century because it linked the older built-up part of Birmingham with a new town that was emerging between the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal and the Aston Brook.