Places now in it's twentieth year of publication, bring attention to the places we live in, promoting interdiciplinary consideration of how we can most effectively steward their creation and care. Today it is more evident than ever that we must learn to make places that sit well among us and use the land and it's resources wisely; places that are designed to serve multiple communities and frame our lives in basic human dignity.
The Prince's Foundation is a project of Charles, Prince of Wales. It is "working to connect the art of building and the making of community." It includes a forum about urban villages, a calendar, and various publications.
Non-profit organization dedicated to connecting people and communities by creating a nationwide network of public trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Contains links to Rails-to-Trails projects around the country.
A site created by HUD to support state and local governments and other organizations seeking information about laws, regulations, and policies affecting the development, maintenance, improvement, availability, and cost of affordable housing.
RUDI is the one-stop portal to all key information sources for everyone involved in urban design. Highlights of RUDI include news, events, case studies, examples of best practice, design guides, book reviews and a bookshop.