What is Smart Growth?

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Smart growth is effective urban planning to manage growth and cities.

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Image 4 of 18 from gallery of NASA Sustainability Base / William McDonough + Partners and AECOM. Photograph by William McDonough + Partners Green Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Landscape Architecture, Architecture Design, Sustainable Trends, Building Architecture, Eco Friendly Environment, Passive Design

NASA Sustainability Base / William McDonough + Partners and AECOM

Completed in 2011 in Mountain View, United States. NASA and William McDonough + Partners have teamed up to create Earth’s first high-performance space station. William McDonough stated, “Design is the...

The London Neighborhood That Will Be Built By Ikea +The London Neighborhood (@ Ikea) // Details of the furniture company’s urban planning scheme.+The London Neighborhood (@ Ikea) // Details of the furniture company’s urban planning scheme. Masterplan Architecture, Architecture 101, Urban Design Concept, Urban Design Plan, Area Urbana, London Neighborhoods, Urban Ideas, Ikea Design, Design Design

strand east: urban planning by IKEA

inter IKEA holding services has begun construction on 'strand east', a 26-acre urban development project in east london. the five-quarter creative, business, and residential district is structured by principles of sustainability and people-centric design.

Seattle taking a different approach to public housing that aims to develop urban, mixed-income neighborhoods. Sketch Bar, Model Sketch, Sustainable Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Monuments, Seattle Housing, Rise And Run, New Urbanism, Urban Village

Taking Stock in Public Housing: The Redevelopment of Seattle's Yesler Terrace | Smart Cities Dive

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Singapore’s green-roofed art school at Nanyang Technological University by CPG Consultants Read more: 6 Exceptional Eco Schools Top Six Green Schools – Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building Architecture Durable, Architecture Cool, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Singapore Architecture, Sustainable Schools, Innovative Architecture

6 Exceptional Eco Schools

High-tech, low-tech or somewhere in between - these six schools are all beautiful and brilliant examples of green design.

Former New Jersey firehouse (built in converted into senior citizen apartments. What Is Smart, Paramedics, Central Business District, Affordable Housing, Fire Engine, Urban Planning, Firefighters, New Jersey, Citizen

Affordable housing redevelopment project gives hope to residents in Madison, New Jersey. | New Jersey Future

Information about Barbara W. Valk Firehouse Apartments, a four-story, 12-unit apartment building that houses very-low-income senior citizens in the heart of Madison’s central business district.

NYC Aids Memorial Park Design by Studio ai, drawing « Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building Landscape Elements, Landscape Architecture Design, Green Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Urban Landscape, Sustainable Design, Triangular Architecture, Canopy Architecture, Urban Furniture

Studio a+i Reimagines AIDS Memorial Park Design as a Fresh Green Triangular Canopy

Studio a+i unveils their new AIDS memorial park design featuring a green triangular trellis.

City by Hong Seon Jang Artist Hong Seon Jang created a miniature city using pieces of movable old metal type from a printing press.Artist Hong Seon Jang created a miniature city using pieces of movable old metal type from a printing press. Moveable Type, Blog Art, Colossal Art, Sculpture, Types Of Metal, Letterpress, Typography Design, Contemporary Art, Graphic Design

A Topographic Type Town

Fascinating. Some people look at cold metal type and see words to print on paper. New York artist Hong Seon Jang looks at metal type and sees a miniature cityscape. Labyrinth, a current exhibition of Jang's installations is on view at the David B Gallery in Denver through June 16th. Among his contemporary works on display, Type City is Jang's sprawling metalopolis seaport made of tall lead type buildings and boulevards bisecting the city into a topographic and typographic landscape. With the…

Pettaway Pocket Neighborhood (Courtesy of U of Arkansas Community Design Center & Downtown Little Rock CDC) U Of Arkansas, What Is Smart, Pocket Neighborhood, Cluster House, Urban Design Plan, Architect Magazine, Residential Architect, Little Cabin, Affordable Housing


More than 80 percent of Americans live in cities and nearby suburbs—and this number is growing rapidly.

The Digital Aurora Borealis - 30 Amazing Urban Landscape Photographies by Trey Retcliff Hdr Photography, Street Photography, Landscape Photography, Documentary Photography, Amazing Photography, Nikon D3100, Like Crazy, Lightroom, Places Around The World

The Six Steps to a Smarter City and the Philosophical Imperative for Taking Them | Smart Cities Dive

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Smart Growth in 30 Seconds

NRDC's Donna DeCostanzo and Kaid Benfield discuss the benefits of smart growth neighborhoods.

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