Norman Wright, AICP, is the Director of Development Services for Columbia, Tennessee
All economics and no philosophy can make a planner a dull boy. In that sense, Carl Schramm’s recent article in Forbes magazine is absolutely right—but only to a degree. I’ll do my best to explain why.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 8:11am PDT
A final, closer look on how our optimism can be our best quality and our biggest weakness.
Friday, May 17, 2013 - 7:52am PDT
Often times, what we think of as a plan is just an elaborate wish.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 5:58am PDT
A bold vision can be terrific but a small step in the right direction is more important.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 6:44am PDT
Instead of always fighting to make sprawl development harder, let's focus our energy on making great infill development easier.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 8:10am PDT