Transportation and Urban Renewal—Experience in the United Kingdom
Urban renewal in the United Kingdom is divided between redevelopment of town centers for commercial uses and the clearance and renewal of unsatisfactory housing. The commercial renewal...

Homeowner Decision Making in Public Water Supply
Homeowner decisions regarding the connection to a public water supply in urban fringe areas suggest that too few connections and low initial consumption per capita are very real possibilities....

The Quality System as Seen by the Private Engineer-Administrator

Statewide Management—What Does the Future Hold?
In many states, people are now being asked through bond issues to decide on means for improving environmental quality, and considerable public and private funds will be spent on action...

Use of Systems Analysis in Water Resources Planning
Information is presented on the current use of systems analysis in the actual planning of various kinds of water resource systems. Information was collected from practitioners in the public...

The Nature of Continuing Education
Today as never before, education in general—and professional education in particular—is being held accountable for expenditures of public and private treasure as well as for the heavy...

Location Models: Solid Waste Collection Example
The paper in the Journal of Urban Planning and Development Division, by Marks, ReVelle, and Liebman, presented a review of location models for the private and public sector. The material...

Private Enterprise Aids Public Recreation

Community Decision Structure and Urban Planning Process
Professionals must be able to identify the power structure in a given community. If influential people are involved in the initial formulation of goals and objectives reflecting the broadly...

Mathematical Models of Location: A Review
Recent models of location are drawn together and compared as to structure, criteria, and constraints. Private sector models are distinguished as those in which the total cost of transport...

Issues in Statewide Transportation Planning
Salient methodological issues involved in comprehensive transportation planning at the state level are stated herein. Various concepts developed by urban transportation studies, selected...

Private Engineering in Public Works
The division of the internal public engineering work load as practiced by state highway departments is considered. It has been estimated that 50% of the 41,000 mile Interstate System has...

Civil Engineering Management in Private Practice
This paper stems from a background of approximately 20 yr of teaching at a university and an equal length of time as a partner in a large consulting firm. Such experience includes theory...

Comprehensive Unified Land Data System
American Bar Association Committee on Improvement of Land Title Records has recommended modernization of land records through cooperation of interested governmental and private organizations...

Status of Use and Research in Surveying and Mapping
Included are the results of a questionnaire distributed by the Research and Development Committee of the Surveying and Mapping Division. The results showed few responses from educational...

River-Basin Planning for Private Development
Annual capital expenditures for water-oriented facilities in the United States are estimated to total $12 billion by 1975, with private investment sponsoring $3 billion. Hydroelectric...

Weather Modification in the Southern Sierras
This article presents an historical account of 15 yr of continuous winter-time cloud seeding to enhance snowpack in the upper San Joaquin watershed of the southern Sierra Nevada. The project...

Ten-Year Research Program in Surveying and Mapping
This paper discusses the philosophy of the long-range research program drafted by the Surveying and Mapping Division's Research and Development Committee. The author demonstrates the need...

Private Enterprise and the Urban Planning Process

A Research Program in Surveying and Mapping: Progress Report of the Research Committee of the Surveying and Mapping Division
This is a draft proposal for a 10-yr research program in surveying and mapping, to be combined eventually with similar proposals relating to other branches of civil engineering. The program...

 

 

 

 

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