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town planning

n
(Human Geography) the comprehensive planning of the physical and social development of a town, including the construction of facilities. US term: city planning
town planner n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.town planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a communitytown 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
Translations
územní plánování
byplanlægning
kaavoituskaupunkisuunnittelu
urbanizam
várostervezés
都市計画
도시 계획
stadsplanering
การวางผังเมือง
sự quy hoạch thị trấn

town planning

n (Brit) (action) → pianificazione f urbana; (study) → urbanistica

town planning

تَخْطِيطُ الـمَدِينَة územní plánování byplanlægning Stadtplanung ρυμοτομία urbanismo kaupunkisuunnittelu urbanisme urbanizam urbanistica 都市計画 도시 계획 stadsplanning byplanlegging urbanistyka planeamento urbano, planejamento urbano градостроительство stadsplanering การวางผังเมือง şehir planlama sự quy hoạch thị trấn 城市规划
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Islamabad Commissioner and CDA Chairman Amer Ali Ahmed convened the meeting attended by Pakistan council of Architects and Town planners (PCATP) Vice Chairman Kurram Farid Bargatt, architects Suleman Mansoor, Naveed Aslam, Ali Asgher, renowned lawyer Nayab Hassan Gardezi, CDA member planning, master planning director, building control director, regional planning director and other officers concerned.
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The plan has been appreciated as to revamp, and revitalize its planning wing would induct qualified technical experts and town planners with incentive oriented packages for better service delivery.
ISLAMABAD -- Capital Development Authority (CDA) to revamp, and revitalize its planning wing would induct qualified technical experts/ town planners with incentivized packages for better service delivery.
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The authorities should ensure that before allowing highrises, sufficient parking be provided by town planners.
I don't believe we have any town planners in Cyprus.
Professional town planners are regulated by two bodies, the Institute and the Council.
WHEN I see letters and Facebook comments criticising new buildings such as the Cube, Selfridges and the new library, I often wonder why town planners didn't follow those of towns and cities on the continent.
* SIR - A key skill of town planners is the ability to make a balanced judgement after considering all relevant matters.
Singapore, Singapore, March 03, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Singapore being touted as the model city for urban development welcomed 36 fellow Nigerians from the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) for a week study of the planning and developments of the city.