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new town

(in Britain) a town that has been planned as a complete unit and built with government sponsorship, esp to accommodate overspill population

new town

A new, essentially self-sufficient city, built in a previously undeveloped area, which provides residential, commercial, industrial, educational, recreational, and public facilities.
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CAI is a national association of owners, managers and residents of condominiums, cooperatives and planned communities.
Today the company is focusing on higher density suburban planned communities with multifamily components and urban revitalization and infill development near multi-modal transportation centers.
PermaCity Solar has demonstrated particular expertise in designing and installing systems atop large commercial buildings, master planned communities, vertical high-rise structures and individual homes.