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The End of the Suburbs by Leigh Gallagher

The End of the Suburbs is a new book from Leigh Gallagher, assistant Managing Editor at Fortune Magazine, that bluntly assesses the future of suburbia. Gallagher says it's over; at least in the form it's taken for the last 50 years. She marshals demographic and consumer preference data in a driving ... read more »

Bringing New Urbanism To Ontario: A New Chapter

This article was originally posted in Novae Res Urbis, Vol. 16 No. 13. See also: cnu.org/ontario ... read more »

CNU Board and Illinois DOT Meet in Chicago

When it comes to urban design issues, the Illinois Department of Transportation may not have the best track record. ... read more »

Mayors Appeal to Roadway Designers at Workshop in Chicago

On Thursday, February 7, the Congress for the New Urbanism led the first of two day-long workshops for transportation professionals in Chicagoland.  More than 50 people filled a room at the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) to focus on the CNU/ITE recommended practice, Designing W... read more »

CHAPTER CORNER: CNU Carolinas Talks Pocket Neighborhoods

Welcome to the second post in CNU's CHAPTER CORNER. Chapter Corner features dispatches from CNU's individual chapters around the country. Hear firsthand about what others are doing to instill New Urbanist principles into their neighborhoods, cities, and regions. CNU Carolinas Chapter member Josh O'C... read more »

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CITY SPOTLIGHT: Cincinnati Chooses the Streetcar...but Why?

  This post is part of a new series on the CNU Salons, CITY SPOTLIGHT. City Spotlight shines a light on the latest news, developments and initiatives occurring in cities and towns where CNU members live and work. The below post is part III of a City Spotlight on Cincinnati and comes courtesy of... read more »

CHAPTER CORNER: CNU-North Texas Reclaims and Reconnects

Welcome to the first post in CNU's CHAPTER CORNER. Chapter Corner will feature dispatches from CNU's individual chapters around the country. Hear firsthand about what others are doing to instill New Urbanist principles into their neighborhoods, cities, and regions. ... read more »

Preview of CNU's Upcoming Transportation Summit

Fireside Chat this Thursday, August 2 with Sam 'Gridlock' Schwartz Catch the newest Fireside Chat this Thursday, August 2 at 5pm EST between CNU's John Norquist and Sam Schwartz. Mr. Schwartz, also known as "Gridlock Sam," is a leading transportation engineer in the United States; he is regarded for... read more »

TED's City 2.0 Project Names CNU as a Top Resource

TED's City 2.0 focuses on stories, actions, and more from citizens and organizations all over the world for the betterment of the 'future city.' These provide as an inspiration for others. Recently, CNU was named as a top resource for the City 2.0 project, promoting the making of cities into 'better... read more »