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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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Those who intend to go to Karsaz or Millennium via New town, they are advised to take Rashid Minhas road from the University road to avoid trouble.
As well as being the driving force behind specific New Town schemes, many of these individuals became major figures in the development of late 20th century architecture and town planning in the UK.
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.
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.
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.
I am delighted to welcome the Apollo team to the historic public-private planning partnership we have forged over the past three years to create this exciting new community," said Sang Oh Choi, president and principal owner of Sang Oh Development LLC, who conceived the New Town plan.
This was north of the canal and lay between the road to Lichfield (the Aston Road) and Walmer Lane - which was also indicated as New Town Row.
95) tells of a kid who moves to a new town in Texas, only to discover that his grandmother's gift of a ventriloquist's dummy may be the key to making new friends.