The Guardian found a nice meaty hook in a set of frank (and frankly provocative) remarks that Andres Duany made in announcing his master plan for open lands in Hertfordshire.
Living up to its plans: Mixson is as European as US development gets (plus green and entry-level priced)Submitted by Filmanowicz on Sun, 11/23/2008 - 6:19pm
Mixson earned a Charter Award from the 2008 jury based on revelatory plans like the rendering shown here in detail.
CNU is now on Twitter... or at least it should be. Follow "NewUrbanism" for the latest news from CNU and the latest views from the CNU Salons, CNU's group blog.
New highway construction has been destructive to US Metro areas inducing sprawl and degrading existing neighborhoods.
I would be very interested to learn from others how to deal with local government on the issue of narrow streets and alleys.
The Chicago Homes section of the Chicago Sun-Times highlights the benefits of walkable neighborhoods and new urbanism