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Urban Reflector: San Francisco's Massive 5M Project Bridges Neighborhoods

Urban Reflector: San Francisco's Massive 5M Project Bridges Neighborhoods | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it

Real estate development company Forest City is moving forward with a plan to build a residential and office complex on four acres around the San Francisco Chronicle building, a 1924 structure on the corner of 5th and Mission streets, where the city’s South of Market, Downtown, and Mid-Market neighborhoods intersect.

The design team for the project includes New York–based architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF), SITELAB urban studio, and historic resources consultant Architectural Resources Group.

If approved, the scheme—located near the city’s Powell Street BART and MUNI stations—will contain 1.8 million square feet of development, including about 870,000 square feet of offices, 800,000 square feet of residences, 150,000 square feet of ground floor uses, and 34,000 square feet of open space.

In addition to the built structures, the development includes the 12,000-square-foot “Mary Square,” and a 22,000-square-foot green space on the Chronicle Building Roof. Roughly 25 percent of the project’s residences are set to be affordable units.


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Smart Cities - Infrastructure and Transport of the Future

Smart Cities - Infrastructure and Transport of the Future | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Smart Cities - Infrastructure and Transport of the Future

Imagine a silent and emission free city. Imagine a cleaner safer and more resource efficient world. This is our scenario for the future.

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Imagine a silent and emission free city. Imagine a cleaner safer and more resource efficient world. This is our scenario for the future.

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Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture

Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
The planet is growing more food than ever, and yet millions of people continue to starve worldwide. People are hungry everywhere — in the country, in the suburbs. But increasingly, one of the front lines in the war against hunger is in cities. As urban populations grow, more people find themselves in food deserts, areas with “[l]imited access to supermarkets, supercenters, grocery stores, or other sources of healthy and affordable food,” according to a report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

New technologies are changing the equation, allowing people to grow food in places where it was previously difficult or impossible, and in quantities akin to traditional farms.

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Why “Transformative Co-Working Spaces” Will Be One of the Hottest Trends of 2018

Why “Transformative Co-Working Spaces” Will Be One of the Hottest Trends of 2018 | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Find unique venues to celebrate, getaway and gather. A guide to gathering locations and events in communities in over 200 cities across the globe.

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From Murder Capital to Model City: Medellin | Blue Ocean Shift

From Murder Capital to Model City: Medellin | Blue Ocean Shift | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Medellin applied a blue ocean approach to restore peace and safety and transform itself into one of the most innovative cities in the world.

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Infographic: Where the World's Ultra Rich Population Lives

Infographic: Where the World's Ultra Rich Population Lives | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
How many ultra rich people live in each country and continent? This chart shows the amount of people with fortunes exceeding $500 million in each place.

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See How These Urban Cities Are Investing In Smart And Green Infrastructure 

See How These Urban Cities Are Investing In Smart And Green Infrastructure  | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
"Cities around the world are looking to technology to make their cities smarter and more sustainable. From smart grids, urban wind power, geothermal energy and smart lights, the modern city is becoming greener, more connected and aware of the importance of sustainable infrastructure for growth."
 

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The decline in London transport passenger numbers - BBC Newsnight

Evan Davis is joined by Richard Florida, author of The New Urban Crisis, and Green Party London Assembly Member Sian Berry to discuss why the number o

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Rise above: the best city drone photography on Instagram

Rise above: the best city drone photography on Instagram | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Despite restrictions on flying drones in many cities around the world, aerial photography is booming on Instagram

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The Road To The Autonomous Age Will Be Paved By Smart Cities

The Road To The Autonomous Age Will Be Paved By Smart Cities | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
"Smart cities will be the linchpins of the autonomous age — deploying the digital infrastructure necessary to connect cars to vital information, reduce traffic congestion and make roads safer."

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People-Led Innovation: Toward a Methodology for Solving Urban Problems in the 21st Century

People-Led Innovation: Toward a Methodology for Solving Urban Problems in the 21st Century | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
New Methodology by Andrew Young, Jeffrey Brown, Hannah Pierce, and Stefaan G. Verhulst: “More and more people live in urban settings. At the same time, and often resulting from the growing urban population, cities worldwide are increasingly confronted with complex environmental, social, and economic shocks and stresses. When seeking to develop adequate and sustainable responses to these …

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How To Play The Future Of Urban Planning

How To Play The Future Of Urban Planning | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Governments need to provide underlying technology that allows buses, trains, taxis and cars to achieve total awareness of each other and the terrain.
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For kinder smart cities

For kinder smart cities | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Urban growth should address needs of children from poorer sections of society

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Urban growth should address needs of children from poorer sections of society.
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The Cities With The World's Best Quality Of Life

The Cities With The World's Best Quality Of Life | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Financial Advisor Magazine created exclusively for advisors by highly experienced editorial and publishing teams. We provide an interactive community for the Financial Advisor, Investment Advisor, Financial Planner, Financial Planning, RIA, Retirement Planning, ETFs, Alternative Investments, Investment News, Broker-Dealer, CFP, Wealth Manager. Financial Advisor magazine produces the Alternative Investment Strategies, Retirement Strategies, and Fiduciary Gatekeeper conferences. We also offer a variety of subscriber benefits including webinars and FREE subscription trials to valuable print and online products.

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Chance's will reach you once, Utilising when available was the secret of success. 


This helps you to earn more than Rs.50000 a month. 

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Lola Ripollés's curator insight, January 3, 8:20 AM
Con Madrid a la cabeza!
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The 10 cities with the most billionaires

The 10 cities with the most billionaires | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
New York is still the billionaire capital of the world. But Hong Kong is catching up fast.

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The World’s Most Economically Powerful Cities

The World’s Most Economically Powerful Cities | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it

"The newest ranking of the world’s most economically powerful cities put together by Martin Prosperity Institute (MPI) research team finds New York to be the clear winner [over London]. Our Global City Economic Power Index  is based on five core metrics: Overall Economic Clout, Financial Power, Global Competitiveness,

Equity and Quality of Life." 


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100 years ago, the biggest trends in urbanization showed that the biggest cities in the world were also the most economically powerful cities in the world in core areas.  In the last 50 years, the most obvious change has been the remarkable growth in of the world’s largest cities in the developing world.   

Questions to Ponder: Why has there been such spectacular growth of megacities, especially in the developing world?  How is this map ranking global cities different from a list of the world’s largest cities?  What regional patterns do exist in the 25 most economically powerful cities in the world?  What are the implications of these patterns?    

 

Tags: urban, megacities, regions.

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And the winner is: coastal cities.
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Smart Cities: Can Data Account For Population Growth?

Smart Cities: Can Data Account For Population Growth? | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Smart cities provide opportunities for growing metropolitan areas to flourish.
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More than 500 towers planned for London -  #Construction 

More than 500 towers planned for London -  #Construction  | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
More than 90% (458) of the tall buildings coming forward are residential and have the potential to deliver 106,000 new homes.

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More than 500 towers planned for London - #Construction
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Eight priorities of Smart City Builders

Eight priorities of Smart City Builders | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Eight priorities of Smart City Builders | Connecting the SMARTS!

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How New York City plans to become a Smart City Leader

How New York City plans to become a Smart City Leader | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
For the City of New York, a smart city is an equitable city guided by strategic frameworks for connectivity and connected devices, says CTO Miguel Gamino.

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La qualité de l'air en Europe

La qualité de l'air en Europe | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
La pollution aérienne affecte tant l'environnement que les humains. Par leur nature volatile, les polluants atmosphériques produits dans un pays vont affecter les Etats voisins, dégradant la qualité de l'air sur l'ensemble du continent.

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En Turquie, le projet pharaonique du « canal Istanbul »

En Turquie, le projet pharaonique du « canal Istanbul » | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Le président Erdogan s’apprête à lancer le chantier d’une nouvelle voie maritime artificielle, longue de 45 km et destinée à désengorger le détroit du Bosphore, l’un des axes les plus fréquentés au monde.

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L’énorme potentiel de l’agriculture urbaine

L’énorme potentiel de l’agriculture urbaine | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
L'agriculture urbaine pourrait générer des milliards d'euros de bénéfices agricoles et environnementaux.

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C'est excellent. Mais ça c'est sans compter aussi avec les espaces de parkings sous-terrains qui vont progressivement se libérer au grain de la disparition des véhicules en centre-ville. 

 Le potentiel est juste énorme. Et en plus c'est bio, parce que dans les villes, il n'y a pas ou quasiment pas de ravageurs.
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China is building a $2.1 billion industrial park for AI research

China is building a $2.1 billion industrial park for AI research | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
With artificial intelligence driving economic development, China is constructing an industrial park that will become a sort of national AI research center.
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Smart Cities Getting Attention as CES Nears | Electronics360

Smart Cities Getting Attention as CES Nears | Electronics360 | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
Smart cities will be a new area of focus at CES 2018, as the show, set for next week in Las Vegas, launches a dedicated exhibit area and a schedule of relevant conference programming.
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Editorial: What Smart Cities Might Look Like, and Why They

Editorial: What Smart Cities Might Look Like, and Why They | Urban and Master Planning | Scoop.it
New York City's CTO has a vision for how technology can make our lives better.
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