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A Personal Plea from El Paso

The following blog post comes to CNU via El Paso City Council member Susie Byrd. ... read more »

Introducing CNU's "Eye on the Street"

Attention all New Urbanist photogs - amateur and professional alike: Today marks the official launch of CNU's "Eye on the Street" blog. "Eye on the Street" is an ongoing series of user-generated photos and commentary submitted by dedicated New Urbanists like yourself. ... read more »

CNU New England Chapter Gears Up to Host Sustainable Urbanism Summit

For those in New Haven, CT this week, The New England Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU New England) will be playing host to a two-day Sustainable Urbanism summit from Thursday, March 17th-Friday, March 18th. ... read more »

Dhiru Thadani Draws Out the Best That Cities Can Offer

Esteemed architect, educator, and CNU Board Member Dhiru Thadani entertained an enthusiastic crowd at the Chicago Architecture Foundation earlier this evening. ... read more »

CNU President & CEO John Norquist Joins Roundtable on "Chicago Tonight"

CNU President & CEO John Norquist joined a roundtable discussion on ... read more »

Ed Glaeser Echoes CNU-led Coalition's Call for Fannie/Freddie Reform

In a short opinion piece for the New York Times' "Room for Debate" blog this morning, Harvard economist and Triumph of the City author Ed Glaeser adds his own take on why Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reform is essential in resettin ... read more »

Open Call for Complete Streets: Submissions Wanted.

Who loves complete streets? You love complete streets. ... read more »

CNU Members Receive Free Passes to HANNOVE MESSE 2011- Metropolitan Solutions: Innovations for Urban Infrastructure, April 4 – 8

Attention all CNU Members! Thinking about a visit to Germany this April? Here's your chance: ... read more »

Maine Gov. Paul LePage Shuts Down Gateway 1 Project

In news from Maine this week, recently inaugurated Republican Gov. Paul LePage has issued a directive to shut down the regional development plan known as Gateway 1. ... read more »

Chicago Unveils Bike 2015 Plan

Chicago's Mayor Richard M. Daley is making designs to hand off the mayoral baton to Rahm Emanuel...via bicycle relay race. Yesterday saw the release of Chicago's Bike 2015 Plan, a comprehensive program aimed towards improving cyclist safety and expanding Chicago's bicycling infrastructure. ... read more »