Urban Planning

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Urban Planning
Category Sustainable Development Terms
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Urban Planning means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

Urban planning is the activity of designing, organising or preparing for the future lay-out and condition of a city or town; it consist of a conscious control of growth or change in a city, town, or community, taking into account aesthetics, industry, utilities, transportation, and many other factors that affect the quality of life.

European Environment Information and Observation Network, http://www.eionet.europa.eu; and Dictionary of Construction, http://www.dictionaryofconstruction.com/definition/city-planning.html