USA Today reports that the aging Crosstown Expressway in Oklahoma City will be demolished in 2012. The Crosstown Expressway is an elevated 4.5-mile stretch of Interstate 40.
Wherein the New Haven Independent has kind words for our very own Robert Orr and his effort to promote the SmartCode.
More encouraging mainstream news coverage that "gets it."
A Transportation Crossroads
By Judith Rodin
Washington Post, Friday, May 9, 2008; Page A27
Leon Krier's new book "The Architectural Tuning of Settlements was published in May by The Prince's Foundation.
To add to my post.
Chicago's newspapers hit the streets today (May 6) with -- among the usual hyperbole and pabulum -- a story to warm the cockles of any new urbanist's heart.
When it comes to our homes, Americans of all ages want the same thing – a safe and comfortable home in a vibrant, livable community.
While many news stories about real estate these days are pointing to regional declines in home sales and price, most are missing the nuance by lumping together sprawl and urbanism.