What comes to your mind when you think of a city? Buildings touching the sky, fast moving traffic, well-maintained roads and an uninterrupted chain of facilities, all these facilities that are directed at improving the living condition of the urban population are together known as ‘infrastructure’. The government is continuously trying to improve the infrastructure of cities only to make our lives better.
However, in a quest to live a better and more comfortable life, one thing that is being damaged is our environment. Because of unplanned development and mismanaged construction, a whole lot of air and water pollution is being generated, simultaneously. To lessen the environmental effects of urban development, the government is trying to concentrate on a new concept called ‘Green Infrastructure’. [Read more…]