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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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In the scientific forest there is only commercial wood being grown; in the planned city there is only the efficient movement of goods and people; in the housing estate there is only the efficient delivery of shelter, heat, sewage, and water; in the planned hospital there is only the swift provision of professional medical services.
Tycoon Cyril Dennis wants to give pounds 2m towards a planned city academy as a philanthropic gesture.
Why, she asked, 'is there so much in a planned city that does not fit?
He said Islamabad is the best example of a planned city.
Prior Information Notice: Award and support long-term loan to finance the zloty planned city budget deficit and repayment of earlier obligations with respect to loans and borrowings in the amount of 175 000 000 pln.
The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has already approved and endorsed to the Office of the President the master development plan and its accompanying strategic marketing development planned city for final approval," Casanova said at a media forum here.
It is all very well boasting a city which inspires with a new super hospital, a planned city college, two universities and Britain in Bloom awards, when beneath this glittering exterior some of our most vulnerable citizens are inadequately provided for and neglected.
The state bond money also would be used for planning and architectural services for Desert Willow School planned for 62nd Street East and Avenue S-8; and buying the land and planning for an intermediate school in the district's southwest area and an elementary campus near the planned City Ranch development, Smith said.
When completed, the sculpture will be displayed in the planned City Center Plaza, for which CCB has committed $400,000 to develop.
Description : A one million gallon reclaimed water storage tank is being constructed in conjunction with a planned City of Tumwater park near the Tumwater Municipal Golf Course.
The tender calls for project managment and construction management services (PMCM) for a high rise buildings project (basements, ground and above 30 floors) at the planned city north of the capital Doha.