Community / Economic Development

October 30, 2002, 1am PST
Richard Rogers on why Britain has so much trouble with public building.
The Guardian Unlimited
October 29, 2002, 9am PST
The Kansas City Star publishes the last installment in a five-part series on fixing downtown.
The Kansas City Star
October 28, 2002, 7am PST
Cities across America are getting a new lease on life through innovative and creative partnerships among increasingly varied public and private interests.
Urban Land Magazine
October 28, 2002, 6am PST
Cleveland's inner ring suburbs could use eminent domain to clear land for new development.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
October 27, 2002, 5am PST
Inglewood becomes part of a growing list of cities that seek to ban new Wal-Mart stores.
The Los Angeles Times
October 26, 2002, 1pm PDT
Pyramid Corporation breaks ground on a regional entertainment center in Syracuse, NY.
Syracuse Post Standard
October 26, 2002, 9am PDT
A Dayton, Ohio district plan hopes to strengthen neighborhoods by improving accessibility to schools.
Dayton Daily News
October 25, 2002, 12pm PDT
Delays in making decisions about Lower Manhattan could harm the financial service in the area.
The New York Times
October 24, 2002, 5am PDT
New Jersey's Governor wants to control sprawling by directing state money into roads, schools, water and sewer projects in older communities.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 23, 2002, 8am PDT
Destiny USA, with 15 million square-feet at a cost of $2.2 billion, could be the largest retail and entertainment complex in North America.
Syracuse Post Standard
October 22, 2002, 5am PDT
Cleveland now has the fastest-growing downtown among all midwestern states.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
October 21, 2002, 10am PDT
Downtown Kansas City needs to create places so compelling that people can't not go downtown.
The Kansas City Star
October 19, 2002, 1pm PDT
Hundreds of Arizona neighborhood groups will host parties this Saturday for GAIN (Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods).
The Arizona Republic
October 16, 2002, 12pm PDT
Kansas City officials are asking municipal workers and the public to remove illegal signs.
The Kansas City Star
October 16, 2002, 11am PDT
A $119 million redevelopment proposal with "a huge splash of color" is scheduled to be reviewed by the Kansas City planning commission.
The Kansas City Star
October 15, 2002, 5am PDT
A public market get bring economic and social activity to Lower Manhattan while representing the cultural diversity of the victims of the WTC attacks.
Project For Public Spaces
October 14, 2002, 12pm PDT
Part 4 of a six-part series focused on the redevelopment of downtown Kansas City.
The Kansas City Star
October 14, 2002, 10am PDT
Concert-goers descended on Detroit streets this weekend to take in more than the shows.
The Detroit News
October 14, 2002, 7am PDT
Most of the nation's largest central cities grew during the 1990s, but population change at the neighborhood level was more uneven. This report shows that population decentralization is occurring even inside city borders.
The Brookings Institution
October 14, 2002, 6am PDT
Suburban neighborhoods are turning into entertainment destinations.
The Washington Post