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10 Reasons Cities Need Urban Planning

10 Reasons Cities Need Urban Planning | Urban planning | Scoop.it
Urban planning is a valuable lever for city leaders to make a difference and achieve sustainable development. Here's how.

Via Bentejui Hernández Acosta
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Bentejui Hernández Acosta's curator insight, November 23, 2013 1:30 PM

1) A framework for growth
2) A planned city is a well prepared city
3) Planning improves impact
4) An appropriate Urban form is very important
5) Urban planning positively impacts urban economy
6) A collectively held plan allows cities to build lasting relationships
7) A broader territorial perspective helps cities attain economies of scale
8) Continuity generates credibility
9) Anticipating is more cost effective than reacting to problems
10 ) A framework gives consistency to messages

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Robots should be a worker's best friend | Moira Herbst

Robots should be a worker's best friend | Moira Herbst | Urban planning | Scoop.it

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Retroficiency: What Is A Building Genome, And What Can You Do With It? - Forbes

Retroficiency: What Is A Building Genome, And What Can You Do With It? - Forbes | Urban planning | Scoop.it
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Retroficiency: What Is A Building Genome, And What Can You Do With It?
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"They took publicly available data for 30,000 buildings across all five boroughs and analyzed it to “gain a deeper understanding of how buildings consume energy and the energy efficiency opportunities they present…” Amazing!

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