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Ball State’s Urban Planning Program Now Has Storefront at Muncie Mall — Muncie Journal

MUNCIE, Indiana – Students in Ball State University’s Urban Planning program have set up shop in the Muncie Mall to help community leaders develop a Comprehensive Plan for Delaware County.A former storefront now serves as a community design center where students can host meetings, conduct research and interact with residents as they help build a framework for the community’s future.

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Urban Development Exhibition Hall of Liuzhou / XAA

Completed in 2020 in Liuzhou, China. Images by Changheng Zhan. Before design In 2018, we had been assigned a design commission, which was a river side exhibition hall located in an on-going planning public park….

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Talking Headways Podcast: Town Planning in Practice and a Celebration

A classic book from 1909 was one of the first to discuss town planning and urban design at the beginning of the 20th century.

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The Overhead Wire Media Group Announces Audiobook Release of Raymond Unwin’s Classic Town Planning in Practice

The Overhead Wire Media Group, producer of The Overhead Wire Newsletter and The Talking Headways Podcast, announced today the release of the first in its new series of audiobooks devoted to early classics of city planning and urban design: Raymond Unwin’s Town Planning in Practice.

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Can AI Reimagine City Configuration and Automate Urban Planning?

Researchers propose reducing the workloads of urban planners by introducing deep learning systems to handle some of their responsibilities.

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City Planning Votes to Approve Proposed Industry City Expansion – CityLand

The highly contested project was originally heard prior to the COVID-19 pause on the ULURP timeline. On August 18, 2020, the City Planning Commission voted to approve the application for four land use actions to expand bulk and use requirements for Industry City. Industry City is a 5.3 million square foot mixed-use complex with commercial, manufacturing […]

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How Racist Urban Planning Left Some Neighborhoods to Swelter

Also this week, forecasters see opportunity in weird weather

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Electric vehicle infrastructure in the post-COVID city: Planning for a green recovery

If there is a benefactor from the coronavirus pandemic, it’s the environment. For example, this year is set to show the largest ever annual fall in Co2 emissi

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The Outdated Models That Continue to Guide Transportation Planning

Transportation demand models offer predictions that are used to make important decisions, but their accuracy is questionable. The real issue, however, might be about the goals of planning and how

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Is your city making you fat? How urban planning can address the obesity epidemic

Four out of 5 Americans live in cities, so urban planning can make a big difference in our lifestyles – especially if it promotes healthy diets and physical activity.

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