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More evidence emerges: Sprawl lengthens emergency response times

Suburban sprawl is hurting Emergency Medical Service response times, according to a new study released by University of Virginia researchers and published in the November 2009 edition of the

Climate, Meet Mobility

Climate, Meet Mobility

Copenhagen is all about green transport – and Austin should be, too

BY KATHERINE GREGOR

'If you don’t have safe streets, all the light rail lines in the world aren’t going to save your city'

Environmentalists and urbanists need to broaden our definition of what our movements entail.

Summit Tweet Archive

Thanks to some quick work by our friends at Reconnecting America (before the 8-day window for Twitter's search engine expired), you can view several days' worth of tweets from CNU's 2009 Transportatio

Public comments window open for fire code proposals

CNU went 1-for-2 at the International Code Council’s fire code hearings in October 2009, but as »

Sharpening The Transportation Network Connectivity Metrics

The 2009 CNU Transportation Summit was a great success. Thank you Summit organizers, CNU staff and presenters.

Major real estate report: shift to urban living is “fundamental,” outer suburbs may “lack staying power”

Last week the Urban Land Institute and PriceWaterhouseCoopers released their well-regarded annual analysis, Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2010.

Interchanges as Civic Sculpture?

Did Phil Patton get off on the wrong ramp and miss the discussion over the past 20 or so years?

Follow the CNU Transportation Summit on Twitter

Almost as fast as 2009 summit participants are sharing key insights and saying quotable things here in Portland, they're being broadcast by a fine group of obsevers on Twitter.

An Indy neighborhood could become a model of smart, green revitalization – so where are the enviros?

Last week I had the honor of being one of seven smart growth types recruited by the American Institute of Architects to work with the city of Indianapolis and community residents on the model revitali