Ebenezer Howard

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Name: Ebenezer Howard
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Garden cities charity TCPA welcomes Government prospectus

The Town & Country Planning Association (TCPA) established by the founder of the Garden City movement Ebenezer Howard as the Garden Cities Association in 1899 has called the 10-page prospectus a "once-in-a-generation opportunity to design new places" ... [Published Horticulture Week - 1 hour ago]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Garden cities: how ecosystem services valuation can enable visionary urban development

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 By“ The advantages of the most energetic and active town life, with the beauty and delight of the country, may be secured in perfect combination ”. This vision of how a garden city might work was introduced by Ebenezer Howard, ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

HCA hails focus on housing in Budget

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) has said the strong focus on housing in the Budget is welcome - and has pledged to successfully deliver on George Osborne's promises.HCA chief executive Andy Rose said the organisation's "proven track record of delivery" ... [Published Lexology - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

How to grow a garden city

Dear George,Like you in the 21st century, visionary reformer Ebenezer Howard in the 1890s had a big issue that exercised him: how to provide decent, sustainable housing for everyone in pleasant surroundings as Britain moved into the 20th century? Howard’s ... [Published The Big Issue - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Urban Computing, Part II

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First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

George Osborne: Socialist?

The utopian origins of garden citiesA diagram by the originator of the “garden city” concept, the stenographer and utopian visionary Ebenezer Howard. But have Howard’s original ideas been corrupted?In announcing plans to build a garden city in Ebbsfleet, ... [Published Prospect - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Planning paradise: If town planners and politicians had to live in their own creations...

Ebbsfleet in Kent is soon to be the place to live. A mere 17 minutes from London by train, it is to be the site of Britain's newest garden city, providing an additional desperately needed 15,000 homes in the already desperately overcrowded South East ... [Published Christian Today - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Green Giant

A surreal conversation with a world icon. Kermit the Frog   declares his love of magic and wonders (as he would, you may rightly point out). Then, in a David Bowie fashion, he gets into the Scottish independence debate. He declares for one side. This ... [Published The Big Issue - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

The City Solution

The fear of urbanization has not been good for cities, or for their countries, or for the planet. South Korea, ironically, has never quite shaken the notion that its great capital is a tumor sucking life from the rest of the country.Urban planning in ... [Published Good Magazine - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Stoking demand

As someone who grew up in Letchworth Garden City - proud home of the UK’s first roundabout (yes, there is a plaque) - it’s been fascinating to watch the growing revival of the concept in recent years.It’s also been somewhat strange to see the Labour Party ... [Published InsideHousing - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 5 reports

David Stalker: Garden city must adopt physical activity strategy

Following Chancellor George Osborne’s weekend announcement that the UK’s first garden city for 100 years would be built in Ebbsfleet, ukactive CEO David Stalker has called on developers to ensure spaces for physical activity are high on the planning agenda, ... [Published Leisure Week - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

Does Osborne really understand what it takes to build a successful Garden City

In promoting Ebbsfleet and the concept of the Garden City, George Osborne is an unlikely successor to the Father of the Garden City, Ebenezer Howard. A century after the genesis of the Garden City, ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 17 2014]

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Garden cities charity TCPA welcomes Government ... [Published Horticulture Week - 1 hour ago]
Garden cities: how ecosystem services valuation... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Apr 10 2014]
Fifteen-thousand new homes planned for Ebbsflee... [Published Homes and Property - Apr 09 2014]
HCA hails focus on housing in Budget [Published Lexology - Apr 06 2014]
How to grow a garden city [Published The Big Issue - Apr 01 2014]
Urban Computing, Part II [Published IEEE Spectrum - Mar 26 2014]
George Osborne: Socialist? [Published Prospect - Mar 24 2014]
Planning paradise: If town planners and politic... [Published Christian Today - Mar 24 2014]
Green Giant [Published The Big Issue - Mar 24 2014]
The City Solution [Published Good Magazine - Mar 23 2014]
Will Christchurch still be the Garden City? [Published The Press NZ - Mar 22 2014]
Stoking demand [Published InsideHousing - Mar 21 2014]
Sweet success [Published Malton Gazette and Herald - Mar 19 2014]
Calgary’s urban sprawl [Published University of Calgary Gauntlet - Mar 18 2014]
David Stalker: Garden city must adopt physical ... [Published Leisure Opportunities - Mar 18 2014]
PICTURED: The first look at where some of the 1... [Published This is Local London - Mar 18 2014]
David Stalker: Garden city must adopt physical ... [Published Leisure Week - Mar 18 2014]
Why garden cities are streets ahead [Published The Independent - Mar 17 2014]
The garden city movement: from Ebenezer to Ebbs... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 17 2014]
Does Osborne really understand what it takes to... [Published Big News Network - Mar 17 2014]
Why a new garden city at Ebbsfleet is a terribl... [Published Spectator - Mar 17 2014]
Garden City Principles must be upheld at Ebbsfleet [Published 24dash.com - Mar 17 2014]
Does Osborne really understand what it takes to... [Published The Independent - Mar 17 2014]
Why building a new garden city at Ebbsfleet is ... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Mar 17 2014]
A new garden city will only work if it?s beautiful [Published Telegraph - Mar 17 2014]
Welcome to the city of tomorrow [Published Telegraph - Mar 16 2014]
TCPA to take on cross-sector Green Infrastructu... [Published 24dash.com - Mar 13 2014]
Screen/Print #10: Zawia's "Utopia" [Published Archinect - Mar 11 2014]
New garden cities - old mistakes? [Published Morning Star Online - Mar 11 2014]
Garden city’s cultural bloom [Published Hertfordshire Life - Mar 11 2014]
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Urban Computing, Part II [Published IEEE Spectrum - Mar 26 2014]
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Why should Britain build new towns when it alre... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Nov 14 2013]
Awarding prizes for the urbanisation of the countryside makes no sense while existing cities are given Cinderella status I still wake at night sweating over the time at school when I came bottom in art. The teacher felt he should embrace town planning ...
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