Blogs

When Highway Designers Met Chicago (and Milwaukee)

The skyline is big and imposing in Chicago, so you might think the freeway interchanges would be too. But no.

Reinventing the California Dream

New Urbanist Rick Cole, currently the city manager of Ventura, CA, recently wrote an op-ed piece about restoring luster to the Golden Sta

Tempe, AZ Finding Success Through Downtown Development

In the shadows of sprawling Phoenix, Tempe, Arizona - an educational and job center - is embracing new urbanist principles in its downtown core.

Call on Obama, McCain to discuss transportation at the final presidential debate!

Transportation for America has issued a call for answers on how the presidential candidates plan to address transportation issues. Sign on before 1:00 p.m.

TIME magazines talks up downtown Charlotte

TIME magazine article “Trains, cranes and megabanks transform the New South” talks up downtown Charlotte, adding appeal to attend CNU's Transportation Summit next month.

Transportation Summit: Early registration discount- Act now!

CNU's Transportation Summit is just around the corner, and the deadline for early registration discounts is approaching.

General Jerry Brown and his War on Sprawl

Longtime politician and current California Attorney General Jerry Brown has recently won a battle in his war against sprawl in his home state.

A Breakdown of California's SB 375

CP & DR has penned this neat, and extensive, breakdown of the new regional planning requirement guidelines that Gov. Schwarzenegger just signed into law.

Sustainable Communities '08: experts in the field discuss the future of cities

A handful of leading innovators and experts in the field of sustainability met for a unique one-day seminar on September 26 to explore the juncture of ecology and urbanism and discuss the future of su