urban planning

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Noun1.urban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activitiesurban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activities
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
2.urban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a communityurban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
planning - the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise
zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
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This reference handbook was developed by the author to meet the needs of teaching postgraduate students of urban and regional planning at the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi, India.
Ziebron received a master's degree in urban and regional planning from California State University, San Jose, and his bachelor's degree in political science from Stanford University.
Williams has over 20 years experience in urban and regional planning primarily for public agencies.

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