Latest Comprehensive planning Stories

2012-10-03 09:58:22

Transportation practices tend to be more environmentally friendly in wealthier metropolitan areas located within states that mandate comprehensive planning, new research suggests.

2011-06-09 14:05:00

WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A DC Zoning Commission Order published last week has created the Union Station North (USN) Zone District, encompassing local real estate developer Akridge's proposed mixed-use development, Burnham Place at Union Station.

2011-06-07 11:37:00

CHICAGO, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Chicago-area hospitals say the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (IHFSRB) should defer approval of applications to implement new hospitals until the state establishes a Center for Comprehensive Health Planning created by recent legislation. Legal counsel filed a letter on behalf of Sherman Hospital, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and St.

2011-03-02 16:52:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The merger of two major planning firms, The Planning Center of Costa Mesa, CA, and DC&E of Berkeley, CA, was announced today.

2008-10-02 03:00:25

By Root, Damon W Zoning Toward Oblivion How the Supreme Court's decision in Euclid v. Ambler shaped modern America Damon W. Root The Zoning of America: Euclid v. Ambler, by Michael Allan Wolf, Lawrence, Kan.: University Press of Kansas, 208 pages, $3$/$e6.9$ paper ON JUNE 23,2005, the U.S.

2008-09-07 21:00:11

By DEIRDRE FERNANDES By Deirdre Fernandes The Virginian-Pilot Virginia beach What will Virginia Beach look like as it enters middle age? The city's planners, elected officials and residents will try to answer that question in the coming months as they revisit and revise Virginia Beach's plan for growth and development.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.