New Urbanism in the News

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    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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  • CNU Launches On a Park Bench: A Public Square Conversation

    In this unprecedented era, CNU is launching a new webinar series to provide a platform for members and allies to discuss, engage, debate how we as a movement can respond to new challenges. On the Park Bench: A Public Square Conversation , builds off of the success of Public Square: A CNU Journal ,...Read more
  • CNU 28.Twin Cities & COVID-19

    CNU released its second statement related to CNU 28.Twin Cities and the coronavirus pandemic. Read the full statement below and visit the CNU 28 News page for the latest updates. March 16, 2020 Dear CNU Members, Partners, Allies, and Supporters: The CNU National Board met last week to discuss the...Read more
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    Call for Session Proposals

    Send Your Session Proposal for CNU 28.Twin Cities The annual Congress is CNU’s flagship event, where over 1,500 interdisciplinary-minded policymakers, planners, urban designers, developers, and advocates gather to debate and discuss trends and challenges related to building places people love. The...Read more
  • A New View for Buffalo

    Over the summer, CNU President and CEO Lynn Richards served on the jury for Mayor Andrew Cuomo's "Aim for the Sky" design competition to determine the shape of the Buffalo Skyway's transformation. Read her response to the finalists and winners here.Read more
  • Seattle Westlake Park, South Miami Dorn Street, CNU 26 Chapter Meetup

    Will Your City Host CNU 30?

    Every year, CNU seeks out a city to host its annual Congress. We've held Congresses in dozens of unique, vibrant, challenging U.S. cities, most recently Louisville, Kentucky, and with plans for the Twin Cities in Minnesota in 2020 and Oklahoma City in 2021. Could your city be the next Congress host...Read more
  • Las Cruces New Mexico 2019 Charter Winner - Plan 2040 PlaceMakers, LLC

    Announcing the 2019 Charter Awards

    The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) announces the winners of its 19 th annual Charter Awards, which recognize exemplary projects by local government, developers, architects, urban designers and others engaged in revitalizing and creating coherent cities, neighborhoods, and metropolitan regions...Read more