Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Planning implication of universities growth on land use: Confirmatory evidence from GIS spatial analysis

W. O. Omollo

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 183-204

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Universities have customarily been seen as agents of development in the regions they serve owing to their roles of teaching, research, innovation and community extension. There is however a dearth of knowledge on how they influence land use change with a specific reference ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Appraisal of compliance with land subdivision planning regulations in residential neighbourhoods

W.O. Omollo; R.O. Opiyo

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 125-138

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.04

Abstract
  Although previous studies have attempted to address the challenge of land subdivision, there is still a scarcity in the literature on how the extent of conformity to land subdivision planning regulations may be statistically and spatially analyzed. This study, therefore, explores the extent to which ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Provision of car parking space in the residential neighborhoods: A development control challenge in urban areas

W.O. Omollo

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 1-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.01.01

Abstract
  Although a substantial body of research concurs that most urban areas have a challenge in providing adequate car parking space, there is a scarcity in the literature on how conformity to planning standards that regulates the provision of car parking spaces may be analyzed. This study, therefore, examines ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Sustainable solid waste management: An appraisal of institutional limitations

W.O. Omollo

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 157-168

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.03.01

Abstract
  This study investigates the underlying factors elucidating why solid waste management in Eldoret Town, Kenya, has up to now remained inadequate notwithstanding the existing legal framework that mandates the County Government of Uasin Gishu to ensure that all residents have access to a ...  Read More