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Intensification in urban areas

Gerald P. Daly

Intensification in urban areas

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Published by CMHC in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

  • Urban renewal -- Ontario -- Toronto Region,
  • Community development, Urban -- Ontario -- Toronto Region.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gerald Daly, Richard Milgrom.
    SeriesResearch report, Research report (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation)
    ContributionsMilgrom, Richard., CMHC External Research Program.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 64, [40] p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20837847M

    Robert Cervero is Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of six books in the urban transportation field, including The Transit Metropolis, Transit Villages for the 21st Century, Paratransit in America, America’s Suburban Centers, and Suburban Gridlock, as well as numerous articles and research publications. The Sustainable City as Metaphor: Urban Environmentalism in Medellín, Colombia 91 Peter Brand A High-Density ‘Instant’ City: Pudong in Shanghai Stephen , -uz-Zaman and So Hing Mei Urban Climate and Compact Cities in Developing Countries Silvia de Schiller and John Martin Evans Part Two Intensification, Urban Sprawl. Horticulture production development in urban and peri-urban areas is proposed as a means to partially meet the food requirement of the increasing urban population. It’s also have high return rate potential and scope for intensification, horticulture (mainly vegetable, fruit and ornamental plant production but also tubers and roots) can be an.

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