Community / Economic Development

April 23, 2003, 6am PDT
Julie Campoli and Alex MacLean have developed a catalog of more than 300 aerial photographs that illustrate a wide range of density neighborhoods around the country.
Land Lines, Lincoln Institute Of Land Policy
April 23, 2003, 5am PDT
Huge domed amusement park proposed on Buffalo Outer Harbor.
The Buffalo News
April 22, 2003, 5am PDT
Plans to build a new Panhandle airport on property owned by Florida's largest private land owner have encountered serious public opposition.
The St. Petersburg Times
April 21, 2003, 8am PDT
The Philadelphia Inquirer follows the story of a seven-year, $91 million effort to revitalize the city's most notorious housing project.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
April 20, 2003, 11am PDT
The American Foundation for the Blind presents its first annual "Livable Community" award.
The San Francisco Chronicle
April 20, 2003, 9am PDT
Luring suburban residents back to the city is at the heart of the St. Louis effort to rejuvenate downtown.
National Real Estate Investor
April 20, 2003, 5am PDT
Cities whose cultures support creative people are those most likely to succeed in our evolving economy.
Smart City
April 20, 2003, 3am PDT
A city bisected by the Polish-German border faces the challenges of a reunion.
The New York Times
April 18, 2003, 2pm PDT
The American Planning Association has adopted a policy guide on how planners can play a significant role in reducing homelessness.
American Planning Association
April 18, 2003, 12pm PDT
Focusing resources on key neighborhoods will increase the effectiveness of revitalization efforts, but the city must ensure all residents share in the benefits.
The Brookings Institution
April 18, 2003, 7am PDT
Rockwall County near Dallas boasts nation's highest population growth while almost half of the state's counties have lost population.
Dallas News
April 17, 2003, 1pm PDT
Real estate agents promote the area's racial and ethnic diversity as an inclusiveness campaign helps increase property values.
The New York Times
April 14, 2003, 11am PDT
A retired businessman has become a celebrity as he buys up land in Tuscumbia, Alabama to return the town to the busy place he remembers.
The New York Times
April 14, 2003, 10am PDT
Can Boston's Boylston Street ever become the city's Champs Elysees? No, but it might become a sophisticated mixed-use boulevard.
The Boston Globe
April 13, 2003, 11am PDT
The SBA agrees to evaluate environmental and growth impacts of its loans as part of a lawsuit settlement.
Smart Growth Online
April 12, 2003, 9am PDT
Livable Places offers a fact sheet showing how the financial burden of owning a car may preclude homeownership.
Livable Places
April 10, 2003, 5am PDT
Proposed Arizona legislation to limit eminent domain would protect property rights but force cities to find other ways of acquiring land.
The Arizona Republic
April 9, 2003, 12pm PDT
The northern New Jersey suburb of Englewood provides a case study of how redevelopment has succeeded.
The New York Times
April 9, 2003, 10am PDT
Three years after Pacific Bell Park opened, the surrounding neighborhood is still trying to build a solid economic foothold.
The San Francisco Chronicle
April 9, 2003, 6am PDT
A new report examines the relationship between cities' decisions regardingland redevelopment and their underlying fiscal structures.
The Brookings Institution