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Native Atlantan and NTBA board member David Roper and noted new urbanist Jackie Benson are excited...
Sep 2 2015 4:33pm Robert Steuteville
On the 10-year anniversary of New Orleans's disaster, Brad Pitt's Make it Right project takes a...
Sep 2 2015 2:30pm Robert Steuteville
Cities are immensely complex self-organizing systems, not mere top-down designs—but they do need...
Sep 2 2015 10:32am Michael Mehaffy
Katrina Cottages, once the shining star of the new urbanists’ work on the Gulf Coast after the...
Sep 1 2015 3:25pm Steve Mouzon
How walkscore.com labels asphalt wastelands "highly walkable."
Sep 1 2015 2:02pm Robert Steuteville
Ten years after the mega-storm Katrina, which struck the Gulf States on August 29, 2005, is as good...
Aug 31 2015 4:07pm Ben Brown
Once a railway coal siding and more recently a full city block of asphalt surface parking, North...
Aug 27 2015 9:49am Robert Steuteville
The impact of streetcars on neighborhoods, development, and commercial districts has come up in...
Aug 26 2015 2:52pm Robert Steuteville
Norman Garrick of the University of Connecticut writes about the demise of Hartford's commercial...
Aug 25 2015 3:40pm Robert Steuteville
Housing in cities centers have increased in value by 50 percent more than surrounding metro areas...
Aug 24 2015 4:32pm Robert Steuteville
Big building. Complex Mechanical Systems. Lots of specialized details to make the exterior envelope...
Aug 24 2015 3:44pm John Anderson
The environment fares best when we marry superior design to superior locations, respecting the...
Aug 19 2015 3:21pm Kaid Benfield
After all the gruesome crashes, with countless little crosses lining the roadways, here’s what I’ve...
Aug 19 2015 11:03am Kevin Klinkenberg
Porchfest is a free music event where people sign up to play on their front porches, lawns, or...
Aug 17 2015 9:25am Robert Steuteville
Boulder, Colorado, officials have a choice: Horse trading or transparent design?
Aug 14 2015 4:17pm Robert Steuteville
Extraordinary strides have been made in the advancement of placemaking over the past twenty-five...
Aug 11 2015 10:40am Nathan Norris
Justin Shubow, president of the National Civic Art Society, criticizes the Dallas Morning News...
Aug 11 2015 8:06am Robert Steuteville
A clear body of evidence has accumulated that narrower lanes are safer on major urban thoroughfares...
Aug 7 2015 10:54am Robert Steuteville
Parallel parking at the curb provides some important and useful things:
Aug 6 2015 12:03pm
Tysons Corner, Virginia, is falling short of initial transit ridership projections for Washington...
Aug 5 2015 5:19pm Robert Steuteville
Healthy places need two physical characteristics: The architecture of community and the...
Jul 30 2015 12:53pm Robert Steuteville
Walmart's need to urbanize its home town is the shot that will be heard in suburbs across this land.
Jul 27 2015 12:36pm Robert Steuteville
Now that demand for walkable urban places outstrips supply, a generational political crash is...
Jul 24 2015 2:30pm Robert Steuteville
The World Resources Institute has published Cities Safer By Design—offering technical details on...
Jul 24 2015 10:28am Robert Steuteville
As I ambled through the historic, tree-lined streets of Georgetown, I was reminded of how our older...
Jul 23 2015 10:41am Kaid Benfield
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