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new town

A government-sponsored, self-sufficient community that is built in an otherwise undeveloped area. Primarily heard in UK. Now that they've finished construction on the new town, that area is the place to be!
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Princess Anne at Washington New Town, July 23, 1974
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"We did not ask for the jetty to be torn down, we asked for access to the new town and the Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry had to act - but it has told us that demolishing the jetty was not an option."
New town of Hashtgerd is located 65 kilometers west of Tehran city, and 25 kilometers west of Karaj city.
Conservationists will meet next week to make a fresh call for the new town to be created at Llandow, easing pressure on other possible development sites in the Vale which are proving controversial with residents.
Now a new study from Lloyds TSB has shown housing affordability in Newtown and its fellow Welsh new town Cwmbran, near Newport, is at its best level in five years.
At least 750 new jobs will be created when Montserrat pushes forward on its development of a new town in Little Bay and upgrading its tourism product, says Governor Adrian Davis, reports Caribbean News Now (Feb.
IT STARTED WITH AN EMAIL TO PERRY CADMAN asking the chief operating officer of New Town Builders if he'd consider building a "demonstration" house framed with wood from pine-beetle timber.
SKELMERSDALE will mark its 50th anniversary of becoming a new town this weekend.
Summary: A total of one billion dinars has been devoted for the launch of the project relating to the new town of Oued Fali, to be built on the southern outskirts of Tizi-Ouzou province (103km east of Algiers), a source from the province's urban planning and construction department disclosed on Wednesday.