Smartcities

Strategies for Making Chandigarh a Smart City, Architect Jit Kumar Gupta

Strategies for Making Chandigarh a Smart City                                                                                                     *Ar Jit Kumar Gupta   Abstract : Chandigarh, as one of the most significant urban planning experiment, has emerged as symbol of planned urbanism of the 20th century.  By ushering modern idioms of architecture and planning, city has set new benchmark for excellence in landscape planning, architectural vocabulary and building typology  Conceived

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BARCELONA Can the idea of superblocks improve city living? 22 June 2016 by JLL Staff Reporter

Can the idea of superblocks improve city living? 22 June 2016 by JLL Staff Reporter Image credit: Shutterstock How do you solve a problem like traffic, noise and pollution in our growing cities? For the Spanish city of Barcelona, the answer could lie in the creation of ‘superblocks’. Under the plans, the Catalan capital intends to restrict traffic to a

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OFFICES IN RESIDENTIAL AREAS GIVE ‘SLEEPLESS NIGHTS’ TO LOCALS

OFFICES IN RESIDENTIAL AREAS GIVE ‘SLEEPLESS NIGHTS’ TO LOCALS Friday, 20 May 2016 | Sapna Singh | New Delhi South Delhi residents are deeply upset with mushrooming of commercial offices in residential areas. Deepika Tuteja — architect and resident of South Delhi’s Saket E Block who aims to build first green block in the Capital — said apart from vehicular

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Prime Minister to interact with Smart City officials

Bhubaneshwar Municipal Corporation Mayor Anant Narayan Jena,BSCL CEO R Vineel Krishna and BMC commissioner Krishan Kumar will interact with Prime Minister Mr Narender Modi , on Saturday,via video conferencing .The interaction is part of the celebration of first anniversary of the launch of Smart City Mission by the Centre. Pune, which won a second position in the smart city list

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Smart Cities India 2016 expo to unveil what it takes to build smart cities in India

Smart Cities India 2016 expo to unveil what it takes to build smart cities in India 19th April 2016, New Delhi: The 100 smart cities mission launched by the government to inject our cities with the latest infrastructure and amenities is ambitious and unprecedented. The project requires smart planning and organisation to make Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision a

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