City Essays

The Last Judgment

The painting of “The Last Judgment” by Michelangelo was a fresco which was executed between 1537 and 1541 at the behest of Pope Julius II who commissioned Michelangelo to perform the task. This scene is based on the passage in the Bible on what would happen when Christ would come again. Both the living and the dead, who would be raised then, will be judged by Christ and their fates would be determined if they are going to heaven or…

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Safe City

In this day and age, the safety of city and citizen are essential for people’s life. But as the population of cities continues to increase, the safety of city has become a critical problem. The government or city planners should think highly of this problem and do some adjustment of the city. However, the safety of city is dependent on the infrastructure of the city, the role of government and improves awareness of people. Firstly, in the public area, there…

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Toronto Garbage Crisis_ the Storage Issue

Toronto represents the largest city in Canada and as well the provincial capital of Ontario, located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, and has a population of 2,503,281 people.[1] As the greatest economic capital and one of the major global cities in Canada, Toronto has highly developed finance, business services, telecommunications, aerospace, transportation, media, arts, film, television production, publishing, software production, medical research, education, tourism and sports industries.[2] Despite all these great achievements, the inhabitants of the city have…

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Living in Cities or in Countryside

Nowadays, a lot of people prefer to live in cities than to live in countryside because they think large cities can provide a great deal of advantages and opportunities for a better life. In my opinion, living in a peaceful countryside is better because of several reasons as below: Firstly, living in the countryside helps you to be closer to the nature that is obviously very good for your health. Houses in the countryside are surrounded by trees, flowers, etc….

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Modern Life Vs Village Life

Many towns and villages then are nothing more than suburbs today. By definition cities have larger populations than towns which are larger than villages, which is a major difference between modern life and village life. In today’s Modern life cities have an urban settlement with large populations where as villages were settlements of community with small populations. Modern life have many advantages over village, because city modern life facility are easily available, as telephone , gas , internet, schools, colleges,…

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Between a City Life and a Country Life

There are benefits of living a city life and a country life. The country life has better life style because there is less people to deal with. Crime rate is reduce in the country life. You got more things you can do without having people complain. It is peaceful and quiet. The city life advantages is easy way to get to a job. A faster way to get to the supermarket, Restaurant, Movie theater. The disadvantages of city life is…

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The Origin of Turnpikes in the United States History

     The origin of Little River Turnpike goes back to the year 1795 and it started from Alexandria in Virginia state, to the base of the Blue Ridge, located today at Route 236-50 to Aldie in Loudoun County.  To know exactly how it came into existence requires to touch on what was going on around the year 1795 in this particular region where the port town Alexandria was located. This particular city was competing with other similar cities of the…

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Deurbanization in Detroit

Downtown Detroit has faced tremendous decline over decades, and only now is it undergoing some redevelopments. Many city-led efforts have altered the city and its economy by focusing on taking in corporate dollars and new residents, but it is said by some grassroots organizations that issues faced by Detroit’s inner-city neighborhoods are left ignorant by this method. To create a socially sustainable Detroit, a crucial notion will be the growing collaboration between the advocates of these disparate strategies. Present day…

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Ocean City and Clearwater Beach

One of the great things about summer is going to the beaches. Over the past ten years my family and I have had the pleasure of heading up to Ocean City Maryland on the eastern shore. The beach there is an excellent place for the family to get together and have fun. The sand at Ocean City is an off white color and warm to the touch and the water with its bluish green color feels cool on your skin….

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The Dubai City

Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and is one among the seven emirates. It is situated on the Arabian Peninsula along the southern coast of the Persian Gulf. To distinguish it from the emirate, Dubai city is sometimes referred to as the Dubai Municipality. This city has been estimated to have existed for more than one hundred and fifty years prior to the formation of UAE. Within the federal framework, Dubai shares economic, political,…

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Pune City

In 1626, Shahaji Raje Bhosale appointed Rango Bapuji Dhadphale as the administrator of Pune. He was one of the first major developers of the town, overseeing construction of some markets and residential areas like the Kasba Peth, Somwar Peth, Raviwar Peth and Shaniwar Peth. After the destruction of the town in raids by the Adil Shahi dynasty in 1630 and again from 1636 to 1647, Dadoji Kondadev, a military and administrative officer of Shahaji, oversaw redevelopment and construction of the…

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Migration_ City and Rural Areas

Migration of people from villages and small cities to Big cities have given them opportunity to find jobs and earn their living which was not possible to do in the small cities or villages, as the big companies and factories are mostly situated in the capital cities or big cities. But the migration has its own problems, which can hinder the development of the capital and large cities. In below paragraphs, we will discuss some of the plethora of problems…

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I Like to Praty

One of the defining characteristics of 18th-century England was the contrast between the city and the country. The people who lived in the city were as partial and loyal to their own environment as the people who were brought up in the countryside, and the two groups developed opinions about each other that were often based on bias and misunderstanding. Frances Burney’s novel Evelina presents a comparison of city life and country life from the point of view of city…

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Living in Village

Some people prefer to live in a small town while others prefer to live in a big city. Both have there own advantages and disadvantages. And which place would you like to live? It depends on personal opinion.However; for me, I prefer living in a big city because it has many benefits and move opportunity than small town. Firstly,living in a big city can provide us with a modern and adequate academic environment.As we know,education is a key for success…

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Cyber City Reaction

The entire concept of “Cyber City,” an idealized high-concept mecca of lifelong integrated learning, is an interesting idea…on paper. Dennis Gooler and Charles Stegman, the authors of the paper conceptualizing the technology-driven education-centric civilization known as “Cyber City,” raise some very interesting and pertinent points. The idea of integrating technology into all facets of learning makes absolute sense, and it completely inarguable, especially in today’s day and age when technology is progressing so quickly and as a result the entire…

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