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The importance of color in the streetscape
Nov 9 2012 10:12am
Mother’s big helper
It’s true, says a mother who lives in a mixed-use walkable community: Good urban design makes...
May 11 2012 7:58am
It takes a walkable village
How New Urbanism makes parenting easier
Nov 22 2011 9:49am
The neighborhood consumer protection agency
How the sense of community in new urbanist neighborhoods can prevent rip-offs and save you money.
Oct 17 2011 9:41am
Cue the deer: Recruiting community minded neighbors to New Urbanism
It’s a joke around Bradburn — we freak people out who are looking to move to the neighborhood with...
Jun 22 2011 7:31am
When design works against community in New Urbanism
May 20 2011 6:03am
Neighborhood 911: The importance of not being disconnected
The sense of community fostered by new urbanist design really pays off in an emergency.
Apr 13 2011 6:14am
Frank J. Gruber
Nethaniel M. Hood
The coming housing calamity
More low-down on tall buildings
A tire in the park
Livability means being poor and eating only one kind of lettuce
Village Green: Where Is the Green Community on Revitalization?
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Village Green: For Cities to Be An Environmental Solution, We Need to Address Public Safety
Village Green: As We Lose Shopping Malls, Are Losing Something Sacred?
Village Green: Happy Cycling & Transit Holidays! (fun photos)
Sprawl's share of new US housing starts has declined dramatically, says EPA
It's time to adjust to the metropolitan reality
Strong central cities may help in weathering the recession
Village Green: Sidewalks Are Good for Us
Village Green: Revitalizing Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine (Part 2 - the neighborhood's assets)
Village Green: Revitalizing Cincinnati's Historic Over-the-Rhine (Part 3 - exciting progress portends a national model)
Village Green: What the City Can Teach the Country About Sustainability
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