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Register / 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. Registration now open.

Nathan Norris joins CNU

Former Downtown Lafayette CEO will join staff to lead Education & Training.

Become a Member

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

2017 Charter Awards Accepting Submissions

Submissions are currently open through January 6, 2017. Meet the jury, browse past winners, and apply.

Apply to host CNU 27

If your city has an extraordinary story to tell, we want to hear from you.


Are you an urbanist looking for a job? 

Build a Better Burb

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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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