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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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This project is the third phase in the master planned community of Lion Creek Crossings.
PHOTO (1--Color) A sign along Ridge Route Road in Castaic welcomes visitors and potential home buyers to the area's newest planned community, with the first 290 dwellings under construction.
We are very excited to attract Whole Foods Market to Sugar Land," said Les Newton, President of Planned Community Developers, LTD.
E[acute accent]--Ewa by Gentry, a planned community in Leeward Oahu that began in 1987 and now includes 6,300 residential units, a neighborhood shopping center, several parks, an elementary school and an 18-hole golf course.
The Company currently has an ownership interest in or management responsibility for a portfolio of 200 regional shopping malls in 44 states, as well as ownership in master planned community developments and commercial office buildings.
This Masterfully Planned Community Carefully Couples the Love of High Quality, Energy Efficient Home Building with the Benefits of a Beautifully Crafted, Established Neighborhood Setting