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Urban Planning

Buildings & Cities | Energy | Transportation

25 Mar 2022

What is urban planning?

Urban planning is the process of designing how cities and towns should be laid out. This includes things like where roads and buildings should go, and how to best use the land. Urban planners used to just focus on making things efficient and safe, but now they also consider things like the environment and people's wellbeing.

Urban planning involves many tech sectors, including software and simulations, network technology, energy generation and networks, transportation, health care, agriculture and forestry.

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