Sustainable Cities: Building the Future City for the Next 100 Years
Songdo International City-S. Korea
In his book Urban Geography, Michael Pacione, discusses the “Future City-Cities of the Future”. In his analysis there are several principles that must be included in the future city in order for...
Salt Fish Girl, Miranda is portrayed as a central character in the city of future. Through the narration of Miranda’s life and shaping of the context, features of the future city are concretely presented. According to Lai, the future city is cybernetically driven and biotechnological affected while genes...
The Future of the City
The Future of the City
The article “The Future of the City” was written by Leo Hollis, and published in Aeon Magazine in 2013. Hollis researchers the problem of the city vulnerability caused by various natural disasters...
Cities won't be here in the futureFirst of all, we can see how technology is playing a role in every body’s daily life. Today technology has become one of the things that we considered to be basic needs. Because we need them for almost all the things we do. Another thing about the technology is that...
TOPIC 1: What do you think about life in a big city?
1) City life if a hotly-debated issue, especially in developing countries. Nowadays, many people from the countryside move to big cities and settle there. That causes many problems and makes impact on citizen’s life. My writing focuses on three...
Eco city 1
Benefits of eco-cities 2
Ecological Sustainability 2
Economic Sustainability 2
Social Sustainability 2
Examples of eco cities 2
Masdar City 3
Treasure Island 4
Challenges in transforming African cities into eco cities 4
Term Paper – Forest City Enterprises
April 26, 2008
Forest City Enterprises is an owner and developer of real estate throughout the United States. Forest City’s strategic profile allows them to build high quality developments, which translate into long-term value for its primary...
16 JUNE 2011
REPORT 5 (1215/52 IM)
WELLINGTON 2040 CITY STRATEGY AND CENTRAL CITY FRAMEWORK
Purpose of report
This paper seeks approval for the public release of the draft Wellington 2040 City Strategy. This paper includes information on proposed engagement and consultation...
City of Ember (2008)
Showing all 3 plot summaries
When mankind is about to come to an end, a group of scientists decide to create and populate a city deep underground. The city of Ember is to last for 200 years after which its inhabitants are to retrieve from a strong box instructions...
Simpson has an ethical and legal obligation to uphold public safety in her role as a professional engineer. This obligation overrides the request of the City Manager who requested she do nothing until an incident occurs. I will discuss the challenges Ms Simpson is currently facing, as well as the recommended...
This report is analyses about the strategic plan of Parramatta city called “twenty25 dreaming Parramatta”. The purpose of this report is building a future city for local community until 2025. The strategic plan is very clear and prepared very good and now waiting for turn into action...
in every suburb and purchasing goods made from recycled products are also important strategies.
One of the strategies to minimise waste in our future city is to avoid waste in the first place. By maintaining all goods regularly to maximise the useful life of all materials, systems, and equipment. So...
the most miserable city in the U.S, the most violent city for gang-related or shooting at a schoolyard that no one would choose Stockton as anyone destination to visit or even want to set foot on and having one of the worse foreclosures in the nation has ever had. Even though the city of Stockton has...
New York is a city that prides itself on the people it welcomes and the events it hosts. Millions of individuals and thousands of objects have graced “The Big Apple,” forming its rich and diverse history. It is impossible to condense the history of the city through just 50 objects without being subject...
System Case Study
New York City Subway
A report has been conducted to form literature review on the New York City Subway, an
engineering system, which analyses the systems key elements and interactions as well as the
context for its operations and future challenges it may face.
October 25, 2011
Intro to Business
“The Economist”-So cheap, there's hope-Oct. 22, 2011
This article is about one of the poorest cities in the United States; Detroit, Michigan. This town is a victim of a long-term decline of population and a high increase of crime and poverty. From the decade...
the past 1800 to the future 2050. From little corner shops to giant super markets, shopping outlets, online shopping and home delivery.
In the 1800s people started to move to more urban areas away from the industrial revolution so they moved to the outskirts of the big cities. Then came the corner...
Cities of the future
global competition, local leadership*
Cities of the future - global competition, local leadership
Part 1 Cities of the future
Executive summary Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 The vision for cities The way to the future in cities...
of 2005, in the city of New Orleans, a hurricane, which was named Katrina, destroyed the city, leaving people homeless and source less, and because of that, the government and the town’s council started thinking if they should really re built the city or not, because of possible future disasters. New...
2014 Global Cities Index
and Emerging Cities Outlook
Present and Future
Today more than ever, global cities need to run just
to stand still. Urban leaders who wish to provide their
citizens with the benefits of becoming a global powerhouse must fire on all cylinders, all the time...
The City of Milwaukee need to layoff the current gasoline powered vehicles while hiring alternative fuel powered vehicles for service. In today’s environmentally conscious society, major emphasis is being placed on the government to become greener and cleaner. The City of Milwaukee is spending a tremendous...
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time." (Abraham Lincoln) It is within these days that the events which will inevitably come together to create said future occur. The past, present, and future are all greatly connected and events within them all, whether big or small play...
June 01, 2011
One Tagaytay Place Hotel
This University, San Pablo City Campus is offering both Four – Year Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management (BSHRM) and Diploma in Hotel and Restaurant Management...
transformative and macro-economic forces in societal development that will very likely affect the future in the next era. They involve business, economy, society, cultures and personal lives thereby defining our future world and its increasing pace of change.
Mega trends have different meanings and impacts...
what extent can cities be sustainable?
Sustainability means meeting the needs of people today in a way that doesn’t damage the environment or use up resources so people can continue to meet their own needs in the future, it is also to do with the cost of implementing these within the city and whether or...
Cities of the Future
Presented To: John Gillies
Presented by: Devon Francis
Wednesday, October 8, 2013
The arrival of the cities of the future and what it has to offer such as technology and many other things evolves as everybody awaits...
A. Full-Time Jobs
B. Employee Income
C. Apple’s Support of Other Local Businesses
D. Recurring Annual Fiscal Impacts on the City of Cupertino
E. Recurring Annual Property Tax Revenues to Local Public Agencies .....................
F. Recurring Annual Sales Tax...
change their perspective of contemporary city life.
Gray uses contrasting tones and atmospheres to portray the consequences of modern lifestyle and the massive waste materialistic living implies. The image of the dump is contrasted with the image of the city as “driven like stakes into the earth” (para...
millions of commuters to get to where they need to be on a daily basis. Large cities are defined by their public transit system and in many cities they are the “go to” method of transportation through the city. In New York City (NYC), the fastest way to commute is by underground subway and the NYC subway...
This 5 page report discusses the details related to the fact that Las Vegas has been one of the fastest growing cities in North America for more than a decade. People are attracted to its affordable housing (especially in comparison to California), desert climate, employment opportunities, excitement...