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Introducing the USDOT #EveryPlaceCounts Design Challenge

Four American cities. Four interstate highways. Join USDOT and CNU as we work to help reconnect neighborhoods and communities.

2016 Groves Award Winner

Andy Blake, City Manager for the City of Ranson, West Virginia, to be honored for outstanding leadership and vision in the promotion of Transect-based planning.

Become a Member

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

Announcing 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.


Are you an urbanist looking for a job? 

CNU 25.Seattle

Save the Dates! May 3 - 6, 2017. More information coming soon.

Introducing Municipal Memberships

Designed to equip a forward-thinking community with the tools to welcome growth, strengthen infrastructure, and plan for the future.

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Read CNU's 2016-2018 Strategic Plan

Nearly twenty-five years in, learn how CNU plans to build on its strengths and build a stronger movement.

What Is New Urbanism?

Learn more about the movement to build great places

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