2 edition of Performance of urban functions found in the catalog.
Performance of urban functions
United States. Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-281).
|Statement||Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations.|
|LC Classifications||JS422 .A47|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 281 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||281|
|LC Control Number||64060103|
Performance Strategy and Innovation. Urban Data Pioneers These goals go beyond the city’s day-to-day functions and reflect community-wide goals. By setting goals at a high level, it enables innovation beyond the direct functions of city hall and fosters partnership with non-profits, the philanthropic community and other government. Urban areas are the locale for complex networks of activities essential to basic human functions of living and working. Conditions in cities and towns - those which are deplorable, as well as those which please -are the results of these activities. So is the quality with which an urban area performs functions expected of it. ConcernFile Size: KB.
The book investigates the subject of urban ecology from the perspective of architectural design, engaging its definition at multiple levels, the biological, the informational and the social. The book has two main goals - to discuss the contemporary relevance of . Urban design: Urban design considers not only how nice a place a looks but also how well it functions. A well-designed urban area looks good and works well. The urban design component of a plan takes a look at many different parts of the physical form of the city, ranging from individual buildings to layouts of entire neighborhoods and towns.
Appropriate use of the K function in urban environments Article (PDF Available) in American Journal of Public Health 96(2); author reply . Building performance is an attribute of a building that expresses how well that building carries out its functions. It may also relate to the performance of the building construction process. Categories of building performance are quality (how well the building fulfils its functions), resource saving (how much resource is needed to fulfil its functions) and workload capacity (how much .
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