CNU Salons

Looking for good small cities for "benchmarking."

Here in Whangarei, New Zealand the planners are trying to find a similarly sized city that has overcome obstacles to become cool.

CNU planners, SmartCode play key role in first deep-green "One-Planet" development in U.S.

LEED-ND, CNU's partnership with the USGBC and NRDC is an important guide to creating sustainable neighborhoods -- and Sonoma Mountain Village north of San Francisco is a LEED-ND pilot project.

May 29, 2008 Philadelphia Inquirer: Fuel prices and ridership up on mass transit.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER STORY LINK AT BOTTOM OF POST

Chart: Increases in Ridership http://www.philly.com/inquirer/gallery/19304779.html

Emergency Response & Street Design Initiative getting noticed

The Smart Growth Network has taken notice of the CNU/EPA Smart Growth Streets and Emergency Responders Workshop.

Beyond Great: The New Urbanism and Beyond, edited by Tigran Hass

New Urbanism and Beyond, edited by Tigran Hass and published by Rizzoli is now out and appearing in stores.

Opticos Design touted as purpose-driven "B corporation"

There's a new group of firms that are so serious about their commitment to environmental sustainability and social benefits for an array of stakeholders, not just shareholders, that they're writing t

Norman Garrick releases new parking study

CNU Board member and his student Wesley Marshall released a new study on the benefits of Street Parking for downtowns.

Wired: Urban Living Is Kinder to the Planet Than the Suburban Lifestyle

Wired magazine this month covers 10 "green heresies" that challenge our assumptions about sustainability in the article

Market Says: Planned Growth is the Key to Success

Building on the Developer Plenary at CNU XVI on staying afloat despite the market turmoi, the Chicago Tribune reports in this article

Historic Fairview Village Proudly Celebrates its 90th Anniversary!

CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY- Fairview Main Street is proud to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the groundbreaking of our neighborhood on Tuesday May 20th 2008.