• Daily Headlines for Friday, August 26, 2016

    Walkability; Affordable Housing; Transit-Oriented Development; Climate Change; Suburban Poverty
    Urban Density Solves Problems Gazettes – Aug 26, 2016 To build a great urban center, one also has to invoke vibrancy, which for purposes of this discussion is defined as an important and intelligent use of space. Why are America's suburbs getting poorer? BBC News – Aug 26, 2016 Globally, as more...Read more
  • Daily Headlines for Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

    Affordable Housing; Displacement; Public Engagement; Bike Lanes; Access to Country; Heat Resilience
    When mere paint won't do it: The changing look of bike lanes in the U.S. and around the world Chicago Tribune – Aug 24, 2016 Bike lanes are evolving. Cities are increasingly changing them to make them safer in light of fatal crashes involving cyclists and cars. Heat resilience debate needs to move...Read more
  • Daily Headlines for Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Smart Cities; Asia; Climate Change; Traffic; Development; Affordable Housing
    Cities vs. Climate Change Huffington Post Blog – Aug 23, 2016 "Fortunately, cities are innately suited to become innovative climate solution hubs." Urban sociologists call for expanding concepts of 'livable cities' Phys.Org – Aug 24, 2016 The essay "Expand the Frontiers of Urban Sustainability"...Read more
  • Daily Headlines for Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    Urban Density; Zoning; City Growth; Social Equity; International
    Expand the frontiers of urban sustainability Nature – Aug 22, 2016 Social equity and global impacts are missing from measures of cities' environmental friendliness, write David Wachsmuth, Daniel Aldana Cohen and Hillary Angelo. Vladimir Putin's Walkable Streets Chicago Tribune – Aug 22, 2016...Read more