New Urbanism in the News

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

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

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  • Southside
    Ten acres that transformed a city #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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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</em>

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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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  • 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
    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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  • Help us plan CNU 24 in Detroit

    Want to help plan our upcoming Congress in Detroit? Here’s your chance. Today, we’re launching the official CNU 24 Call for Ideas, powered by mySidewalk. It’s an open online platform for ideas—a forum where you can help design the Congress you’d love to attend, exploring the issues you want to...Read more
  • FBCI launches new course

    The Form Based Codes Institute, a partner of CNU, has teamed with Planetizen to produce a new on-line version of the popular course, FBC 101: The ABCs of Form-Based Codes. It will be offered as an 8-course “track” in Planetizen Courses. The new ‘101’ was produced in Planetizen’s studios, featuring...Read more
  • It's been an amazing year.

    July 2014 to July 2015. One year. This month marks my one-year anniversary as CNU’s President and CEO. Over the past twelve months, I have been humbled by the warm welcome and support CNU’s members have given me. The other day, my friend Jim Drinan—the new Executive Director of APA—asked me about...Read more
  • Welcome to the new CNU.org

    Hello and welcome to the new CNU.org—the digital hub of the New Urbanist movement. As you can see, a lot has changed. Our new website has a contemporary look, a powerful engine, and an amazing host of features for you to discover. Now, the tools and resources you need are easier to find than ever—...Read more
  • New Urban Guild Honors Bruce Tolar With Barranco Award

    On Thursday, the New Urban Guild presented the fifth annual Barranco Award to Ocean Springs, MS architect Bruce Tolar at the 23rd annual Congress for the New Urbanism in Dallas, TX. Named in honor of the Mississippi native architect Michael Barranco, who was killed in a car accident in 2011, the...Read more
  • Announcing the 2015 Charter Award Winners

    On Thursday, the Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) unveiled the winners of the 14th annual Charter Awards, which celebrate the year’s greatest accomplishments in architectural, landscape, urban, and regional design. The eleven winners and ten runners-up, ranging from Richmond, Virginia to Luhe,...Read more

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