November 13, 2002, 9am PST
California is home to the greatest, and least well-known garden in the world. The 400-mile-long Central Valley supplies fully one-quarter of the food America eats.
National Public Radio
November 13, 2002, 6am PST
A developer proposes a mixed-use 90-story tower a block from Ground Zero. If built, it would be New York's second largest skyscraper.
The New York Times
November 11, 2002, 1pm PST
ULI's 2002 Awards for Excellence were presented to 10 outstanding real estate development entries during the institute's annual fall meeting in Las Vegas.
Urban Land Institute
November 10, 2002, 9am PST
Does single ownership mean better planning for downtown San Jose Santana Row?
November 10, 2002, 5am PST
Many "New Urbanist" communities are little more than marketing. River Ranch, outside of Baton Rouge is the real thing -- and a huge commercial success.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
November 9, 2002, 1pm PST
Is Santana Row a "European style neighborhood" as its developer proclaims, a shopping mall with a wider than usual range of uses, or the next set for the Truman Show?
November 5, 2002, 12pm PST
Danger lies in the potential roll out of a new Walmart convenience-store (C-store) prototype.
November 4, 2002, 10am PST
This is the question facing voters in communities throughout California: To grow or not.
The Los Angeles Times
November 4, 2002, 12am PST
Who wins and who loses after selfish development decisions are tallied?
Susan Hallatt
November 2, 2002, 11am PST
Old-line businesses have regulations that protect their turf.
Inman News
November 2, 2002, 5am PST
Anthony Downs speaks at MIT on the impact of government regulations on affordable housing.
October 31, 2002, 10am PST
L.A. Councilman Ed Reyes forms a committee with the mission of redeveloping the L.A. River, treating it as the city's front yard instead of its back yard.
The Planning Report
October 29, 2002, 12pm PST
George Washington University contests DC Board of Zoning Appeals decision in District Court of Appeals.
George Washington Hatchet
October 28, 2002, 11am PST
Cleveland's goal of building 1,000 new homes a year could hit a snag: most of the good sites are taken.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
October 27, 2002, 9am PST
Amy Forbes, a partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, discusses the obstacles facing hillside development in Ventura, Califronia.
The Planning Report
October 25, 2002, 9am PDT
Will it create affordable housing while revitalizing a huge derelict building in a distressed neighbourhood or is it "gentrification by instalment"?
The Vancouver Sun
October 24, 2002, 10am PDT
San Jose's planning director discusses how his city will accommodate rapid growth and subsequent housing and infrastructure demands.
The Planning Report
October 23, 2002, 12pm PDT
The Salt River Reservation's plan phases growth along 9 square miles of land adjacent to Scottsdale.
The Arizona Republic
October 17, 2002, 6am PDT
Seventeen years after the first house was built on the western edge of South Florida civilization, the sprawling city of Weston has reached completion.
The Miami Herald
October 17, 2002, 4am PDT
A soon-to-be created federal designation of metropolitan areas reveals Atlanta's economic influence has extended from a few counties around the city to an area hundreds of miles wide.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution