Resources

  • Storrs Center | Mansfield, CT
    A mixed-use center for town and gown. #thisiscnu

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  • South Main | Buena Vista, Colorado
    An inspiring town extension. #thisiscnu

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  • Mercado District | Tucson, Arizona
    A timeless place from the ground up. #thisiscnu

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  • Ponce City Market | Atlanta
    A unique building becomes a hub for historic neighborhoods. #thisiscnu

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  • Village of Providence | Huntsville, Alabama
    Expanding options for a car-oriented suburban area. #thisiscnu

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CNU is the leading international organization advocating for compact, walkable neighborhoods and building more great places. CNU empowers its members and allies to engage, innovate, and incubate strategies, tools, and design approaches that inspire, create better cities and towns, and accelerate the pace of change.

CNU members build places that support economic development and a stronger tax base for communities. These places enrich the lives of diverse people and meet a strong market demand. Effective placemaking requires skill in design, building, and advocacy. CNU is a place where members share their ideas, get information and resources, and find partners.