Free Essays on In The City Of The Future

  1. Underground cities! Just a futuristic idea or a need of the present.

    Underground cities! Just a futuristic idea or a need of the present. Titus Fernandes (13th October 2013) Abstract What is city of the future? Will there be any city in the future? For whom will the city of future be? A set of arguments very difficult to respond to, but one thing is clear that we are...

  2. Urban Planning

    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...

  3. The future of the city

     The Future of the City Bokang Tian Wpp 393 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...

  4. New Orleans

    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...

  5. Ecor 4995 Professional Practice Essay #1 Winter 2012

    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...

  6. Critical Reading

    Masdar City is a sustainable residential community that is being established in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, it is considered as one of the most green and sustainable cities around the world. The project is located 17 km east south east of the city of Abu Dhabi beside Abu Dhabi International Airport. ...

  7. MR. Karim

    energy. However, it is not only about waste management, clean energy or pollution control actually it is a mind-set of the inhabitants of country or city. Some experts say that it is relationship among people and relationship among people and environment. Sustainable development is more like a philosophy...

  8. Detroit

     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...

  9. Strategy and Policy Committee

    POLICY COMMITTEE 16 JUNE 2011 REPORT 5 (1215/52 IM) WELLINGTON 2040 CITY STRATEGY AND CENTRAL CITY FRAMEWORK 1. 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...

  10. Children Should Grow Up in Big Cities Rather Than in the Countryside

    The issue of whether the children should grow up in the countryside or in the big city has been widely debated in our community recently. It is an important issue because it concerns the development of our future generation – our children. There are several views on this issue; some say that it would...

  11. recommendation

     June 01, 2011 THE MANAGER One Tagaytay Place Hotel Brgy. Sungay Tagaytay City Dear Sir/Madame: 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...

  12. Dreamming Parramatta

    Executive Summary 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...

  13. Mega Trends

    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...

  14. The Art of the -500 century

    Cities of the future global competition, local leadership* *connectedthinking Cities of the future Cities of the future - global competition, local leadership Contents Part 1 Cities of the future Executive summary 1 Chapter 1 The vision for cities 7 Chapter 2 The way to the future in...

  15. autobiography

    All cities in our country are unique. They are different from another in location, size, culture, climate, lifestyles. However, many cities share similarities. Beijing and Shanghai are two distinctive cities while Hong Kong is situated in the South, and Beijing is situated in the North. They are all...

  16. New York 50 Objects

    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...

  17. To what extent can cities be sustainable

    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...

  18. Sustainable Transport Leicester

    Chosen city: Leicester - Current problems - Research - Explain using Microsoft Word -Research current forms of transport -Research future projections/ideas for sustainable transport -Your own opinion Introduction: The world is becoming increasing populated and cities are beginning...

  19. Myanmar project

    many cities. Hence it becomes urgent for policy makers to manage urbanisation as it occurs by implementing effective land-use management, providing reliable and affordable access to basic services, education, housing, transport and health. We need a collective effort in ensuring a viable future. Activistar...

  20. Ciityes

    2014 Global Cities Index and Emerging Cities Outlook Global Cities, 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...

  21. ACC 460 Final Exam 100% Correct Answers

    efficiently and effectively, using all resources available for that purpose, and whether they can continue to meet their objectives for the foreseeable future. a) Fund accountability. b) Fiscal accountability. c) Operational accountability. d) Government accountability. 1. In addition to government-wide...

  22. Torontos Subway

    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...

  23. Eco-Cities

    Contents Introduction 1 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 Arcosanti 3 Treasure Island 4 Challenges in transforming African cities into eco cities 4 Conclusion 5 Bibliography...

  24. The Future Cities

    Cities of the future global competition, local leadership* *connectedthinking Cities of the future - global competition, local leadership Contents 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...

  25. What Will the Future Look Like?!

    When I think of how the world might change in the future I feel pretty optimistic. I think it would be very interesting to know how the future will look like but at the same time I'm afraid of it. Will there be some things that would change my life forever? Do we still live on planet earth? Or on another...

  26. Forest City - Case Study

    Vik Singh MBA 500 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...

  27. Sustainable vertical cities

    SUSTAINABLE VERTICAL CITIES OBJECTIVE: To research the possibilities, advantages and disadvantages of high rise vertical cities. ABSTRACT: Today’s modern city acts like a computer motherboard, all things big and small are interconnected with each other. If one component fails to respond or if the...

  28. Change

    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...

  29. Wasteful society

    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...

  30. City of Milwaukee - Public Transportation

    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...