New Urbanism in the News

  • Historic arcade houses young professionals
    <strong>Microlofts at The Arcade Providence</strong>&nbsp;<em>Providence, Rhode Island</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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  • Mercado District | Tucson, Arizona
    A timeless place from the ground up. #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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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</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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  • Expanding options for a car-oriented suburban area
    <strong>Village of Providence</strong> <em>Huntsville, AL</em>

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  • Southside
    Ten acres that transformed a city #thisiscnu

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  • Send us examples of inspiring street design

    Whether it's a historic small town with a resurgent Main Street or a newly retrofitted suburban town center, great places need great street networks to function. Multi-modal street design can improve community health, safety, prosperity, culture, and character—but only if advocates have the right...Read more
  • 2016 Groves Award Winner

    Andy Blake, City Manager for the City of Ranson, West Virginia, will receive the 2016 Groves Award, given annually by the Congress for the New Urbanism and the Transect Codes Council to recognize outstanding leadership and vision in the promotion of Transect-based planning. The jury selected Blake...Read more
  • Announcing the 8th Annual Driehaus Form-Based Codes Award

    The Board of Directors of the Form-Based Codes Institute (FBCI) is pleased to announce the eighth annual Driehaus Form-Based Codes Award for achievement in the writing and implementation of Form-Based Codes. Entries must have been adopted into law by a unit of local government. Recently adopted...Read more
  • How do we build a stronger movement?

    With CNU’s twenty-fifth birthday just around the corner, I’m reminded of Margaret Mead, who said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Isn’t this what CNU has accomplished over the past 23 years? I’ve...Read more
  • Submit an Idea for Open Innovation @ CNU 24

    At CNU, we know that creativity doesn't always hold to a deadline. That's why we've opened our CNU fifth annual Call for Open Innovation Ideas for CNU 24 in Detroit. It's like a second chance for your best ideas to be showcased at our annual Congress. Open Innovation sessions aren't like the rest...Read more
  • Deadline Approaches for Groves Awards Nominations

    Nominations for the 2016 Groves Award for outstanding leadership and vision in the promotion of Transect-based planning are due March 1, 2016. The Award, given jointly by the Transect Codes Council (TCC) and the Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU), honors the late Ken Groves. Groves was the...Read more

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