California lawmakers passed a bill aimed preventing urban sprawl and improve public transportation.
Read more @ the SOURCE: California Seeks to Curb Sprawl – WSJ.com.
Kironde offers a column on Tanzania’s rapid urbanisation and how past development was undertaken and what the future holds.
SOURCE: Tanzania Standard Newspapers
Bridge – A French firm has won the top prize for “unique architectural ideas” to develop three landmark areas in the proposed Thu Thiem New Urban Area in Ho Chi Minh City.
Deso Company was followed by Hagel Company (Switzerland) and Edaw Company (Hong Kong) in second and third places for designs to develop the center square, a riverside park, and a bridge over the Sai Gon River to District 7.
SOURCE: VietNamNet – French firm wins design contest for new HCMC urban area.