About Planetizen

Planetizen is a public-interest information exchange for the urban planning, design, and development community. It is a one-stop source for urban planning news, editorials, book reviews, announcements, jobs, education, and more.

Planetizen prides itself on covering a wide number of planning, design, and development issues, from transportation to global warming, architecture to infrastructure, housing and community development to historic preservation. We provide a forum for people across the political and ideological spectrum, ensuring a healthy debate on these and other important issues.

Planetizen is read by a diverse array of people interested in the built and natural environments. Planetizen's audience includes professional urban planners, journalists, planning directors, city managers, developers, architects, policy makers, educators, economists, and civic enthusiasts and others from across the United States and around the world.

Planetizen is supported and developed by Urban Insight, Inc.

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