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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
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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
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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
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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Answering a reporter's question, Hasikos said that extra care would be needed when formulating a town planning strategy for the area as the government would try to avoid repeating past town planning mistakes.
Summary: The protection of tourism asset is the key to the Saharan region development, is among the main recommendations made Tuesday here by Cherif Rahmani, Minister of Town Planning, Environment and Tourism to heads of People's Communal Assembly (APC) of southern regions.
KARACHI -- Minister for Local Government and Housing Town Planning Wednesday directed to establish Control Room in Local Government and Housing Town Planning Department regarding redressal of the grievances of the masses in connection with basic facilities.
THE STATE wants to see town planning applications processed within three months the interior minister said yesterday in a statement entailing drastic changes for a department that notoriously takes years to answer applications.
Summary: Building companies should modernize their construction methods and tools so as to meet the requirements of different housing development programmes, Housing and Town Planning Minister Noureddine Moussa said Monday in Bechar province (965-km southwest of Algiers).
Zaffar Lodhi has been appointed and posted as Town Planner, the head of Town Planning section of Mirpur Development Authority, it was officially stated here on Thursday.
In December 2011 my wife was contacted by the town planning department that it was their intention under the new amnesty law to issue a final completion certificate and updated title deed noting a few anomalies on the construction, including the pavement issue.
KARACHI -- The model city remained unaffected by the heavy downpour which proved its brilliant town planning and modern infrastructure
Deputy Director Town Planning Tariq Mahmood was promoted to Director Town Planning 4 on regular basis.
Under the Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme, Punjab Housing and Town Planning Agency has gave approval of starting construction of 1.5 lakh houses in the different cities of the province by the end of 2019.