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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</em>

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

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  • Historic arcade houses young professionals
    <strong>Microlofts at The Arcade Providence</strong>&nbsp;<em>Providence, Rhode Island</em>

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  • Southside
    Ten acres that transformed a city #thisiscnu

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  • A unique building becomes a hub for historic neighborhoods
    <strong>Ponce City Market</strong> <em>Atlanta, GA</em>

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    From former warehouse to "vertical village"
    <strong>Crosstown Concourse</strong>&nbsp; <em>Memphis, Tennessee</em>

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  • Expanding options for a car-oriented suburban area
    <strong>Village of Providence</strong> <em>Huntsville, AL</em>

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  • Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
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    Trumpeting a cultural revival
    <strong>Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market</strong>&nbsp; <em>New Orleans, Louisiana</em>

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  • From parking lot to urban tour-de-force
    <strong>UCLA Weyburn</strong>&nbsp;<em>Los Angeles, California</em>

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Zoning Reform, Now a Bipartisan Cause, Tries to Build a Bigger Tent Bloomberg March 7, 2024

Corner stores are the cornerstone of Seattle's quest to become a 15-minute city KUOW March 7, 2024

Church pews are sitting empty. Can they become affordable housing? The Washington Post March 9, 2024

How YIMBYs Hit a Bipartisan Sweet Spot The Atlantic March 10, 2024

$3.3B in federal grants announced for communities split apart by highways Route Fifty March 14, 2024

How Biden's Infrastructure Plan Created a 'Climate Time Bomb' in Black Neighborhoods Capital B News March 18, 2024

Feds Seek to Heal Community Scars From Interstate Highways March 21, 2024

Jeff Speck: An urban planner's approach to designing walkable, 15-minute cities NPR March 22, 2024

Guerilla Urbanism: Small Interventions, Big Impact Planetizen March 25, 2024