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The US District Court in Milwaukee has indicated that a major urban freeway connection cannot be...
Jun 6 2013 1:35pm Kaid Benfield
A New York City judge recently ruled to make the renting of apartments on Airbnb illegal, limiting...
Jun 6 2013 12:06pm Scott Beyer
Multifamily properties with sustainability features have a significantly lower risk of mortgage...
Jun 3 2013 3:00pm Laurence Aurbach
It has been seven years since this urbanist last visited Daybreak. At the time it was a few...
Jun 1 2013 9:45am Sam Newberg
This debate was the most entertaining session I think I've ever attended at a Congress for the New...
May 31 2013 6:41pm Steve Mouzon
Andrés Duany led off Thursday morning at CNU21 by laying out a far-ranging view of what the...
May 31 2013 6:32pm Steve Mouzon
Part Six of a series on New Urbanism looks at the current economic realities facing America’s...
May 29 2013 11:13am Peter Katz
Part Five of a series on New Urbanism discusses the movement’s failure to address the processes and...
May 28 2013 10:17am Peter Katz
Following up on “Sprawlanta,” here's a video by First + Main Media that shows why Seaside, Florida...
May 28 2013 9:34am Scott Doyon
Shelley has spent the last four years at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, where...
May 25 2013 12:23pm Kaid Benfield
Part Four of a series on New Urbanism looks at the dual successes of the movement, the debate it...
May 23 2013 12:00pm Peter Katz
It is tough to look in the mirror, but as Schramm points out, "the practice of city planning has...
May 20 2013 10:16am Charles Marohn
Continuing our series on ways to fail at form-based codes, we examine not capturing local character...
May 17 2013 11:30am Hazel Borys
Thc Charter of the New Urbanism is an excellent expression of what cities should be: The danger is...
May 17 2013 10:37am Norman Wright
The Driving Boom — a six decade long period of steady increases in per-capita driving in the...
May 15 2013 9:38am Charles Marohn
The book and movie Moneyball follow a general manager who embraces "sabermetrics" in evaluating...
May 13 2013 10:12am Michael Hathorne
In the new suburbs of America every place looks like every other place, or so it seems: Wide...
May 9 2013 2:02pm Kaid Benfield
You want fine wood detailing, you work with a skilled carpenter. And if your community wants...
May 9 2013 9:15am Scott Doyon
What they are proposing wouldn’t cost that much more, if anything, and it would make both the...
May 7 2013 9:17am Kaid Benfield
One way to fail at form-based codes is a common mistake — oversimplifying the rural-to-urban...
May 6 2013 7:17am Hazel Borys
In honor of Jane Jacobs's birthday May 4, we offer a recent blog that argues planners should learn...
May 4 2013 8:44am Howard Blackson
One of a handful of traffic engineers that I have met whose streets are prioritized by place rather...
May 2 2013 8:43am Howard Blackson
The Obama administration nominated Charlotte, NC, mayor Anthony Foxx to fill the big shoes of...
May 1 2013 11:46am Robert Steuteville
The rise of tactical urbanism in San Francisco testifies to why this city maintains a creative edge...
May 1 2013 10:23am Scott Beyer
Nature has countless good lessons on how to sustain cities and towns… if only we would listen.
Apr 30 2013 6:40pm Steve Mouzon
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