CNU 19 Live Blog: Day One

Are you following along with CNU 19? Make sure to keep up with all of the engagement and excitement. Day One saw us running around in Nolen's plan, learning about Portland's Food Cart culture, Implementing Incremental Urbanism (202), being blown away by Opening Plenary speaker William Cronon, and mu... read more »

Onwards to Madison! Follow Along!

The van is packed and we're ready to go. Follow every moment of CNU 19 by keeping tabs on the action at our CNU 19 Live Blog site. Join myself, Sam Newberg (aka Joe Urban), and the minds behind, as we bring you the play-by-play. Bookmark the site and keep hitting refresh! ... read more »

As We Head to Madison for CNU 19, CNU Wisconsin Becomes 16th CNU Chapter.

This couldn't have been scripted any better; right on the cusp of CNU 19's start in Madison comes official word that CNU Wisconsin is now the 16th Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism. And though the WI Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism began forming this spring, we now officially... read more »

NextGen8 - Only at CNU 19!

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202 of the Day: NU 202 L- Retail Planning Principles for Cities & New Urban Commercial Centers

Retail planning guru Robert Gibbs recently led a charrette in Traverse City, MI, aiming to remake 80 acres of land into a more viable, vibrant and connected place. ... read more »

The Top Reasons to See William Cronon at CNU

  Next Wednesday, June 1, at 5:15pm, I’m headed to Madison to hear the speech of a lifetime.  I’m a geography geek and William Cronon is one of the high priests of my field. ... read more »

Dive into the Discourse: "Charrettes and the Next Generation of Public Engagement"

  The Salon Sessions at CNU 19, being held in the breakout rooms between 8 and 10pm on Thursday, 6/2, are where institutional opinions are pit head-to-head concerning some of the most pressing and vital urban-related issues of the day.  ... read more »

"For the Record" Shines the Spotlight on CNU 19

What does Madison watch on Sunday morning for the latest and most pertinent news in the city? ... read more »

Kick off CNU 19 with "A Mayor's View of Milwaukee"

Kickstart your CNU 19 experience by joining CNU CEO & President John Norquist on his homecoming "A Mayor's View of Milwaukee" tour. Norquist will lead a day-long journey highlighting how he used New Urbanist strategies to revitalize downtown and other neighborhoods during his 1988-2004... read more »