Back to Boulevards

Description:  6/2/06 4:00pm-5:00pm Surface streets have replaced freeways in San Francisco,New York, Portland, and Milwaukee. Now Buffalo, Louisville, and Seattle are all contemplating what to do with crumbling urban freeways that separate their do... read more »

How the Charter Awards Were Won

Description:  6/2/06 2:30pm-3:30pm The Charter Awards have showcased the breadth and depth of new urbanist achievement for six years. At this meeting, past Charter Award jury chairs will discuss lessons learned over the years, including the advanci... read more »

The State of Mass Transit in Rhode Island

Description:  6/2/06 11:30am-12:30pm As the development scene in Rhode Island continues to heat up, many levels of state and local government are looking to see how the transit system can be tailored to provide the most effective connections between... read more »

LEED-ND Working Session

Description:  6/2/06 9:00am-12:00pm CNU is partnering with the Natural Resources Defense Council and the U.S. Green Building Council to certify neighborhood development projects within the LEED® rating system. LEED-ND is now approaching the pilot ... read more »

The Next Generation of New Urbanists 3

Description:  5/31/06 9:30am-5:30pm The third annual Next Generation Congress is a one-day meeting that will focus on emerging developers. As CNU XIV focuses on implementation, the Next Generation of New Urbanists will explore the intricacies of poli... read more »

Friday Morning Plenary*

Description:  Doing Well by Doing Good: Talk Show with Top Developers How much is the New Urbanism changing mainstream real estate development? How does it work within the constraints of conventional development structure, finance, and approvals? Lea... read more »

Opening Night Reception and Plenary*

Description:  Celebrate the opening of the 15th annual Congress with John Norquist, President and CEO of CNU, and Hank Dittmar, CNU Board Chair and Chief Executive of the Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment. They will welcome you to Philade... read more »

Friday Evening Plenary; Regionalism: the Third Layer of New Urbanism*

Description:  Sam Sherman, partner, New Urban Ventures, will introduce Hon. Edward G. Rendell, Governor, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Governor Rendell will speak about reinventing in our urban centers, the importance of funding mass transit, and his... read more »

Saturday Evening Plenary*

Description:  Opening Welcome John Norquist, President and CEO of CNU, will introduce Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA), Chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services. Since the departure of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, no other member of e... read more »