Mar 25
Tuesday briefing : Chattanooga Whiskey's downtown distillery opening delayed until 2015. Times Free Press Thousands of flood insurance policies face hike in Tennessee....
Property Scope
Mar 25
Climate Change Art: That Sinking Feeling : A sculptor's view of politicians yammering in the face of rising seas and a warming climate....
Dot Earth
Mar 25
Day 5: A World Class Transportation System : The advocacy coalition Move MN is proposing a tax on wholesale gasoline as a stealth way to put a little bit more money into extending Minnesota’s current approach to funding transportation....
Strong Towns
Mar 24
The Hollywood earthquake fault: geology as a matter of opinion : Morris Newman In a case that could reset the parameters of reality, the developer of a mixed-use development under construction in Hollywood has asked the state geological service to...
California Planning & Development Report Blogs
Mar 24
The Hollywood earthquake fault: geology as a matter of opinion : Morris Newman In a case that could reset the parameters of reality, the developer of a mixed-use development under construction in Hollywood has asked the state geological service to...
California Planning & Development Report
Mar 24
Thirsty Borough: A Brief History of Brooklyn’s Water System(s) : The crowd was surprisingly large for a Friday night lecture. Students, scientists, hobbyists, historians, and just about every brand of urbanist were in attendance. We came to hear Dr....
Urban Omnibus
Mar 24
NYC: Should Alta Be Running NYC Bike-Share? : With today’s report in the Daily News that Citi Bike operator Alta Bicycle Share is failing to meet several key performance targets, a short run-down of the current state of bike-share operations in N...
Streetsblog
Mar 24
NYC: What Transit Riders Could Get If Cuomo’s Transit Raid Doesn’t Go Through : How much transit service could the MTA add if Governor Cuomo’s proposed $40 million transit raid doesn’t make Albany’s final budget?...
Streetsblog
Mar 24
Echelman Goes Interactive with “Unnumbered Sparks” : The one-of-a-kind Janet Echelman, who creates monumental net sculptures all over the world, just created Skies Painted with Unnumbered Sparks, her largest piece yet for the 30th TED conferenc...
ASLA.org - The Dirt
Mar 24
Maio Amarelo: Raising awareness for road safety in Brazil : Crowded and chaotic streets in Rio de Janeiro underscore why Brazil has such a significant road safety challenge....
The City Fix
Mar 24
NYC: Today’s Headlines : Alta Failing to Hold Up Its End of Citi Bike Contract (News) De Blasio: Move NY Plan Has “Interesting and Innovative Ideas” (WCBS) Pei Yao Wu, 82, Killed by Driver in Sheepshead Bay (Bklyn Daily, News...
Streetsblog
Mar 24
On Harmony and the Built Environment in Algeria : Many have decried the mediocrity of Algeria’s urban landscape. However, for some time there has seemed to be a renewed interest in architectural aesthetics, and for façades in particular....
Global Site Plans: The Grid
Mar 24
Can Towson Reduce Congestion with New Bike, Ped, and Circulator Options? : Baltimore City’s northern neighbor Towson, Maryland is lacking in the area of alternative transportation for the thousands of commuters and residents who must pass through the town every day.<...
Global Site Plans: The Grid
Mar 24
Schedule Update : Strong Towns Advocates, I spent the week last week doing a series of workshops and Curbside Chat presentations in Florida then got off the plane Friday and immediately began work on an overhaul of the...
Strong Towns
Mar 24
Monday briefing : Looking back at Shelbourne Towers. KNS Demolition permit approved for Pryor Brown Garage. KNS Emails show Burchett, Turley eyed venture in Happy Holler....
Property Scope
Mar 24
Hoodwinking Reporters : Nearly two weeks after the American Public Transportation Association issued its deceptive press release about 2013 transit ridership, some reporters are still being fooled....
The Antiplanner
Mar 24
Do You Know What To Expect Of A Business Marketing Consultant? : There are lots of choices when it comes to choosing a business marketing consultant, and in order to get one that is going to provide what you are looking for then you need to know what you should and...
The Wireless Forge
Mar 23
Gentrification in Denver : The concept of gentrification is relatively new in the urban planning lexicon only appearing in print in 1964 and generally defined as  “the process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx o...
DenverUrbanism
Mar 23
Sanctions : If in the Capetown area take the Robben Island tour.  It is the place where Nelson Mandela and many other "political prisoners" wasted away good portions of their lives.  It is incredibly ugly, desola...
Peter Gordon's Blog
Mar 22
How Many Cans? : XKCD, the brilliant and hilarious on-line comic, attempts to answer the question How much CO2 is contained in the world’s stock of bottled fizzy drinks?...
RealClimate
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