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CNU 25.Seattle May 3 - 6, 2017

At our 25th annual Congress, CNU will celebrate the last quarter-century of New Urbanist accomplishments and pivotal moments—while looking forward to the future of building sustainable, equitable, livable places.

Affordable Neighborhoods

CNU works to ensure that neighborhoods are affordable for diverse residents means offering a broad array of housing and rental choices.

Become a Member

As a CNU member, you partner in a movement to help build more great places for everyone. Join CNU today.

Public Square: A CNU Journal

Public Square: A CNU Journal is an online New Urbanist publication built to honor our movement’s history of discourse and debate—while expanding it with new voices, diverse perspectives, and cutting-edge digital storytelling.

Street Networks 101

Learn the role the street networks plays in creating efficient, sustainable transportation.


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Build a Better Burb

Explore the refreshed

Highways to Boulevards

Elected officials and citizens activists across North America are advocating for major transformations in urban transportation infrastructure.

Events Calendar

2017 Call for New Urban Research

CNU is currently accepting academic papers that evaluate and quantify the practices of New Urbanism. Submissions due January 15, 2017.

What Is New Urbanism?

Learn more about the movement to build great places

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