urban planner

noun

Definition of urban planner

: one whose job is to develop comprehensive plans and designs for the use of space within cities, towns, developments, etc.
  • The intense competition for space among residential, industrial, recreational, agricultural, and transportation interests presents a continual series of problems to the urban planner.
  • —Thomas Eugene Avery et al.

urban planning

noun
    • Disney threw himself obsessively into the park's design, which anticipated many of the best features of modern urban planning
    • —Richard Schickel

First Known Use of urban planner

1911

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