Fast forward three years from then, I now see similar words used in connection with a more familiar place to me- the capital of
For me, the saddest thing about all of this "renovation" is the destruction of the
And also, one tiny little thing is forgotten that when all this renovation work is carried owntown- we all breath in that sand like stone thats coming off the buildings when the workers clean it.
Growing up, I would always hear it from my father (who is a civil engineer) that sky scrapers are not for
The city's mayor, appointed in 2000, Abutallibov was applauded for his swift reforms regarding capital's streets and parks. And honestly, I enjoy seeing old parks renovated but thats about it when it comes to enjoying the new- old
I agree with Shamil Fatullayev, a well- known Azerbaijani architect when he said "new buildings that are built all over the city don't have anything- they are simply grey giants created on computers without having anything close to architectural appeal, creativity, and harmony to the surroundings".