Compact development

Compact development

Increased number of housing units on a given piece of land reduces the cost of affordable housing. Compact development is not new; higher density housing is a long-standing tradition, whether it comprises midrise, multi-family, or single-family buildings on small lots.
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The Sri Lankan Government has established a project management unit-the Sri Lankan Compact Development Team-within the Prime Minister's office to work with MCC on the compact.
Electronic auction: construction of intraquarter thoroughfares within the framework of complex compact development of the territory in the michurinsky rural settlement of the khabarovsk municipal district of the khabarovsk territory
In tandem, this avoids sprawl and encourages more compact development, which in turn preserves farmland.
gt;> Foster compact development: Compact development reduces car dependence and encourages pedestrian activity and connection with others.
26% Preference for city living and more compact development
The impact of urban expansion can, in principle, be attenuated by focusing on proven methods of shaping urban form to emphasize compact development and higher densities.
These proposals for high-density redevelopment - what the city calls compact development - would compound several existing transportation, environmental, housing, economic and political problems.
These values, in turn, are influencing more compact development patterns and creating opportunities for more efficient service delivery approaches.
However, researchers wrote that their findings support the hypothesis that more compact development enables active commuting for a small percentage of residents.
Cutting emissions from urban transport, for example, will involve city mayors, local planners, and national policymakers working together to induce compact development.
Contents Most Recent Developments Introduction MCC Policy and Programs Identification of Candidate Countries Compact-Eligible Country Selection Criteria and Methodology Selection of Compact-Eligible Countries Country Selection-FY2014 MCC Compacts Compact Development Compact Implementation Compact Suspension and Termination Threshold Programs Select Issues Funding MCC Appropriations Request and Congressional Action for FY2015 MCC Appropriations Request and Congressional Action for FY2014 Authorizing Legislation and MCC Reform Compact Outcomes and Impact Ensuring Sustainability Corruption Tables Table 1.
COMPACT DEVELOPMENT, STRATEGY FOR CARBON MITIGATION IN THE TRANSPORT SECTOR?