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
Rick Cole over at Newgeography.com has put together a sustainable future for America.
Cary Moon and Julia Parrett over at the People's Waterfront Coalition have just sent out their weekly update, and it is exciting indeed.
Check out this video by Model D TV:
The Governor has said the Alaskan Way Viaduct must be gone by 2012. The DOT is whittling ten options down to three.
Check out this story about the New York City Planning Commission proposing new bike parking rules. Hallelujah! When will Chicago follow suit? Are shower requirements around the corner?