Urban Planning Blog Posts

A greener Mexico City tries eco-transit

Your likely image of Mexico City traffic is one of immobile gridlock, an intractable smog haze, fire-eaters at traffic lights. It’s true enough — it’s what I saw on a trip there — but it’s out of date. Consider the formula: 18 million...
by Green Thought on Feb 27, 2013

Google’s Self-Driving Car In The Future

Google’s driver-less car is presently undergoing its developmental stage and the time when the car will establish its presence in every nooks and crannies of the world is almost here. Two states have already given permission for this car, the state...
by Green Thought on Feb 20, 2013

Glasgow to be heated by underground water

The Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Plant in Þingvellir, Wow,Scientists at the Glasgow Caledonian University are investigating old, abandoned mines to see if the water in them can be used to heat the city using geothermal energy.Currently blueprin...
by Green Thought on Feb 19, 2013

America's "greenest street" provides a blueprint for sustainable urban development

A streetscape that includes natural landscaping, bicycle lanes, wind powered lighting, storm water diversion for irrigation, drought-resistant native plants and innovative “smog-eating” concrete has earned Cermak road in Chicago the title of “g...
by Green Thought on Feb 19, 2013

PUDA 113 Senior Assistant & Data Entry Operator Recruitment 2013

Schools9Punjab Urban Planning and Development Authority 113 Draftsman Vacancies 2013 PUDA 113 Senior Assistant & Data Entry Operator Recruitment 2013                ...
by School9 on Jan 1, 2013

Development Of Urban Settlements

Development Of Urban Settlements:- Globe Town Co., Ltd. is a worldwide major company in the area of property and infrastructures growth and financial commitment. World Town Co., Ltd. is now creating the “Phnom Penh New Town” in the Pong P...
by Civilmilestone on Dec 20, 2012

Incorporating Sustainability into Urban Planning

Urban planning is on the rise as an ever-growing portion of the population is expected to live in cities in the future, resulting in further growth as more citizens are born outside of rural areas.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Environment Green on Sep 3, 2012

Alternatives to the MBA

By Donald Asher Today's workers need to plan on being fired. You can do a great job every day, but your division or your product line or your location may simply be eliminated by organizational realities far beyond your control. So care...

Guest Blogger: Is a Career in Urban Planning Right for You?

Guest Blogger #501,  Entry #1148, May 4, 2012 Just because you love painting your walls, sifting through piles of tiles, and adding accessories to a living room doesn’t necessarily mean you’re ready to tackle the lofty tasks associated w...
by Stagetecture on May 4, 2012

University of Saskatchewan – Post-Graduate Training Opportunities

The Department of Geography & Planning at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada is seeking to fill a number of funded opportunities for graduate students. The Department offers programmes leading to MA, MSc, and PhD degrees. Successf...
by Environment Green on Nov 30, 2011
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