Boosting the proportion of development along transit networks is one goal of smart growth advocates in the region.
New York should learn from the Dutch, who have urban designers organize sites for the public good before the architects are called in.
There’s tremendous capital waiting to be invested in urban real estate, but capital funds managers face a gap in experience and expertise.
CNU, NRDC, and USGBC receive Outstanding Achievement Award
A Mercer University initiative, with aid from the Knight Foundation, and a class trip to confer with Richard Florida result in “The Lofts at Mercer Village.”
Less than a week after the innovative HUD grants program was eliminated, the 2011 recipients are announced.
Montgomery County, Maryland, will try to encourage mixed-use development—urbanizing parts of what has been a predominantly suburban jurisdiction.
Codes generate new development without character, but the strength of place and traditions maintain a strong undercurrent of local life.
Once promoted by the US government as an easy, self-managed balm for a host of domestic (and national) challenges, chickens are now a source of community angst.
The Conservative-led UK government wants to encourage development in towns and rural areas, but opposition is intense.
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