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Chicago Sun-Times: "Save money and the planet: try walking."

The Chicago Homes section of the Chicago Sun-Times highlights the benefits of walkable neighborhoods and new urbanism

Connected Streets and Emergency Response

While the environmental, social, and even

What does Waxman mean for us?

In a rather big victory for progressives (or liberals, if you prefer), House Democrats Thursday voted 137-122 to make Rep.

The New Geographers and their Plan for America

Rick Cole over at Newgeography.com has put together a sustainable future for America.

News Findings Support the Case for Boulevards in Seattle

Cary Moon and Julia Parrett over at the People's Waterfront Coalition have just sent out their weekly update, and it is exciting indeed.

Video: Ian Lockwood on Bringing Back Detroit's Street Network

Check out this video by Model D TV:

Doing Away with the Alaskan Way

The Governor has said the Alaskan Way Viaduct must be gone by 2012. The DOT is whittling ten options down to three.

NYC proposes bike parking rules in new buildings

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?

Summit study shows safer cities have more tightly networked streets

While much of the discussion of sustainability focuses on global issues like climate and resources, Norman Garrick and Wesley Marshall have focused recent resear

Lynx line is the CATS' meow

Portland’s long reign as the go-to city for great examples of what streetcar and light rail development can do may be in jeopardy.