Public Buildings

Some articles on public, building, public buildings, buildings:

Dov Khenin - Legislation
... Prohibition of Entrance Fees to Public Parks – An amendment to the Municipalities Ordinance that prohibits local authorities to collect entrance fees to public parks ... register of discharged pollutants and mandates the publication of the data to the public ... democratic tool for mobilizing the public to act against pollution and pollutants ...
Louis Michel Thibault - Life and Career
... and in February 1786 was appointed Company building inspector under Captain Sebastiaan Willem van de Graaff, son of the Governor ... Between 1786 and 1790 Thibault designed all new public buildings and a number of private houses ... Dutch East India Company was virtually bankrupt and all work on public buildings and fortifications was stopped ...
Soft Portuguese Style - History
... the 1926 revolution and led by Oliveira Salazar, embarked upon a wide-ranging public works policy, beginning in the 1930s ... Initially, in new public buildings, a monumental modernist style prevailed, with Art Deco characteristics ... Telmo, the Portuguese Government started to prefer a nationalistic style for its new public constructions ...
Civic Center, Oakland, California - Public Buildings
... The district is heavily sprinkled with government buildings to include Oakland's historic Civic Center Post Office on the city block bounded by Alice, Jackson, 13th and ...
United States Commission Of Fine Arts - Formation of The CFA
... in 1893, the Cosmos Club and American Institute of Architects formed the Public Art League, a new organization whose purpose was to lobby for a new agency of the ... known as the McMillan Plan, proposed the razing of all residences and other buildings on Lafayette Square and building tall, Neoclassical government office buildings with ... some streets, and constructing major new museums and public buildings along the Mall's length ...

Famous quotes containing the words buildings and/or public:

    The American who has been confined, in his own country, to the sight of buildings designed after foreign models, is surprised on entering York Minster or St. Peter’s at Rome, by the feeling that these structures are imitations also,—faint copies of an invisible archetype.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Reporters for tabloid newspapers beat a path to the park entrance each summer when the national convention of nudists is held, but the cult’s requirement that visitors disrobe is an obstacle to complete coverage of nudist news. Local residents interested in the nudist movement but as yet unwilling to affiliate make observations from rowboats in Great Egg Harbor River.
    —For the State of New Jersey, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)