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 Cities of the Future Presented To: John Gillies Presented by: Devon Francis English Essay Wednesday, October 8, 2013 The arrival of the cities of the future and what it has to offer such as technology and many other things evolves as everybody awaits to see what the city has to offer and what changes and improvements the city will have also. Many people have these types of question stuck in their heads and wonder: “Could the changes and improvements...

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Citys

in the population. According to the definition provided by the United Nations, megacities are cities with populations of over 10 million (UNFPA, 12). Based on this definition, it is expected that the number of megacities in the world will be mostly located in the developing world. However, the definition of megacities based on the population size is arbitrary given that the population in any given city changes with context and time. In the ancient times, for example, Rome, which has a population...

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Smart cities

 A smart city uses resources efficiently and provides solutions sustainably. It provides solutions that are cost effective which reduces the carbon footprint. These solutions include the implementation of green buildings, electric powered vehicles and the use of alternate renewable energy sources. Smart cities are based on integrated systems that interact to form an efficient and productive economy. A smart city is a city that is developed to reduce negative environmental impact...

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City and CountrySide

City and Countryside Living in a city is a completely different experience than living in a rural area. First of all, living in a city is more modern than living in countryside. There are way more transportation services (bus, taxi, metro, tramway etc.) in cities allowing you to access all the services which are most of the time already at your doorstep compared to countryside where everything is isolated and far. Education is usually better in cities, there are no famous universities or college...

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City Improvement

There are many things that can be done to improve the city of Euclid. We can improve the school system. We can improve the school programs. We can improve the overall look of the city. We can also improve recreation in Euclid. Therefore, we can improve the city of Euclid. There are many things that can be done to improve the school system and programs. First we can improve the high school. They should first bring back small schools, because I feel that the students had a better chance. The...

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City Life

City Life Life of the city City life has got to be one of the most exciting places to live. Many people seem to think city life is too fast paced or too fake for them to enjoy a city life. Living in the city for me seems to be one of the most exciting places to be. Hearing all of the hustle and bustle going on outside of my house, seems to give me a since, that I am not alone in this world. There are many reasons I love the city life, but there are three main reasons and they are entertainment...

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City and Liverpool

Liverpool /ˈlɪvərpuːl/ is a city and metropolitan borough of Merseyside, England, United Kingdom along the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary. It was founded as a borough in 1207 and was granted city status in 1880. It is the fourth most populous British city and is the largest in Northern England with a built-up area population of 552,267.[4] In 2011 the population administered by Liverpool City Council was 466,415[5] and is at the centre of a wider urban area, the Liverpool City Region.[6] Historically...

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What is a city?

URS 1006 31 March 2014 City Title What is a city? People often confuse a city for a town. Merriam-Webster definition of a city is “A place where people live that is larger or more important than a town: an area where many people live and work.” (Merriam Webster definition). The definition of a town is “an urban area that has a name, defined boundaries, and local government, and that is generally larger than a village and smaller than a city.” The official definitions of these terms do not...

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Big City

forests. They lived on the food available in the forests. Science has blessed mankind with all the basic comforts of life. Man started living in cities. Cities became the major centers of live hood. A city has larger population compared to a town and a village. Eat, drink and be merry that’s the only aspiration in life of an average human being. “City life is millions of people being lonesome together.” [pic] Henry David Thoreau quotes (American Essayist, Poet and Philosopher, 1817-1862) Stress-...

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Triumph of the City

Triumph of the city Triumph of the city, by Edward L. Glaeser, was published in the United States by the Penguin Group in February 2012. In this book, the author makes clear points how cities have not only survived but thrived; Glaeser’s premise is that human beings are best when they are close together, that cities provide the lifestyle that brings humans closer together. In order to solve all the problems and to have a better future, he encourages people to live in cities together so that we can...

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