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.
In order for our economy to recover, financiers need to understand the benefits of mixed-use, compact real estate development models.
There hasn’t been a New Urbanist Council gathering for a while. Which is why a lot of pent-up anxiety — and hope — found release in Council sessions in Montgomery, Alabama.
The City Council of South Padre Island, Texas, adopted a redevelopment plan and form-based code for the 6-mile commercial corridor along Padre Boulevard.
The US Environmental Protection Agency is offering communities more than one route to receiving technical assistance.
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