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What strategy do you use to build your city, Mayor?
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I like to build my residential zones in long streets so each house is only touching a road at one side, this way I can save space
Service control is the key for a well-managed city, especially such services with area coverage like fire, police, clinic/hospital, park, school, gamble, landmark, entertainment.
The game sets a trap that player can build as many residence zones as he/she wishes, but, must face the consequences of lack of services which are too expensive. Finally, it leads to a lot of citizen complaints and houses abandoned.
So, a careful plan or street layout in consideration with each area-coverage service will ease the pain. After that, houses (residence zone) can be filled onto.
I have made a city layout with precise calculation about service so that maximum number of houses can be build within a given services.
I name it the TOP-HAT model:
Feel free to comment about it.
City ID: 140314900