1 edition of Improving the residential street environment found in the catalog.
Improving the residential street environment
1981 by The Administration, National Technical Information Service [distributor] in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared for Federal Highway Administration, Offices of Research & Development, Environmental Division.|
|Contributions||United States. Federal Highway Administration. Environmental Division.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 12 p. :|
|Number of Pages||12|
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Stresses the importance of an integrated approach and points out that the physical and mental state of health of vulnerable groups is to a large extent determined by the condition of their residential environment, Improving the residential street environment book the result that, in order to enhance the quality of Improving the residential street environment book of those.
He authored more than one hundred articles and professional reports and a host of books, including The View from the Road (), Planning a Pluralistic City (), The Conservation of European Cities (), Improving the Residential Street Environment (), and Livable Streets (). Abstract.
Sustainable building has a respectable history in The Netherlands, especially since the early s. The report ‘The limits to growth’ from the Club of Rome inand the energy crises shortly afterwards showed the downside of the long period of.
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Residential crimes and neighbourhood built environment: Assessing the effectiveness of crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED) Land use diversity has an adverse effect on prevention of residential crime. • Improving street connectivity by constructing more intersections in the street network increases residential crime Cited by: 20 big green ideas Troubled times call for ingenious solutions and, from green coal to hydrogen-fuelled ships and the birth of "transumption", here are some of the brightest.
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Sustainable residential landscape design can increase the health of environment through the use of innovative low-impact materials that are permeable and reflective (high albedo).
Permeable materials allow water to infiltrate and recharge aquifers, instead of. Any residential landscape can be designed to both conserve water in times of water scarcity and reduce flooding during storms. Homeowners can use green infrastructure approaches, like bioswales and bioretention ponds; rain gardens; rain water harvesting; water recycling; and drip irrigation to more sustainably manage water.
ASLA has created a new online resource guide on. Residential Street Standards & Neighborhood Traffic Control: A Survey of Cities' Practices and Public Officials' Attitudes Eran Ben-Joseph Institute of Urban and Regional Planning University of California at Berkeley Abstract The failure of the local street system to provide livability and safety in.
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Residential Development: Principles for Good Design Six qualities of good design Supporting Documents All national and major developments should include a Design and Access Statement and they are strongly encouraged for local developments within/ near sensitive sites. The Design Statement will be assessed against the criteria set out in PAN In a clear break with the “bigger is better” philosophy of street design, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) has released a revamped third edition of its guide to residential street design.
Residential Streets attempts to demonstrate that streets in new urbanist communities can be consistent with the standard practices of highway and traffic engineers. The Environmental Impacts of Residential Development CITY FUTURES RESEARCH CENTRE City Futures is a University Research Centre dedicated to developing a better understanding of our cities, their people, the policies that manage their growth the issues they face, and the impacts they make on our environment and Size: KB.
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Improving urban environments. Green and blue infrastructure (in the urban context) is the environment within and between built up areas of cities, towns and villages and creating links to the countryside.
It can include parks and gardens, trees, woodland and farmland, road and rail corridors and other green open spaces (green) and rivers. Publications: The Residential Construction Industry A link is provided at the end of each listing for which there is a pdf available.
Re-Engineering the Home Building Industry: The Past and Future of Residential Construction — Abstract. Student Residential Accommodation in Global Cities: Improving student experience and engagement.
Starting university is a pivotal moment in the lives of young people. Moving into a new home in an unfamiliar city or country, surrounded by new people, is often their first taste of independence.
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Walkability is a measure of how friendly an area is to ility has health, environmental, and economic benefits. Factors influencing walkability include the presence or absence and quality of footpaths, sidewalks or other pedestrian rights-of-way, traffic and road conditions, land use patterns, building accessibility, and safety, among others.
The Effectiveness and Outcomes of Group Care. The outcome literature on group care is scant, and current knowledge about its effect on targeted outcomes is mostly based on studies with small nonrepresentative samples, and weak study designs, lacking control groups and standardized measures (Bean, White & Lake, ; Bettmann & Jasperson, ; Hair, ).Cited by: On this account, Good Neighborhoods represents a worthwhile trek."-Environment and Behavior "Brower's book is an interesting addition to the literature of urban studies and planning because it synthesizes many ideas in the interdisciplinary fields of neighborhood development and environmental produced, the book is well Cited by: This article reviews current public health, planning, and urban design research to determine, first, how walking and bicycling might be critically important exercise behaviors for improving public health, second, how urban form affects the frequency of walking and bicycling as a form of physical activity, and third, how the public health Cited by: THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES PRESS Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.
Phoenix Central Park is a private performing arts venue and art gallery located at O'Connor Street, Chippendale, New South Wales, building is due for completion in early The location is within the Chippendale Heritage Conservation Area (HCA), item ‘C9’ on Schedule 5 of the Sydney Environmental Plan (LEP) The site is also within the Chippendale Locality as.
This book discusses the incorporation of sustainability in all levels of our daily life. It aims to enhance and carefully maneuver through the many roles of sustainable architecture in improving the quality of life and the built environment in developing countries.
While cars still dominate most residential streets, the case remains strong for the argument that children’s play on residential streets has immense value for children’s well-being.
In addition, reclaiming the street for children is likely to benefit their parents as well as the wider environment and community.
Learn how to qualify for a tax credit for improving residential property in the Historic District and commercial property elsewhere in the City or contact the Real Estate section of the Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue at Personal Property Taxes.
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