Urban Fold

Eminent Domain And New Urbanism

Many observers, on both the left and the right — especially the right — are upset by the Supreme Court's Kelo v. New London decision.

[Eminent domain] is legal and it has its place. Local officials should use it sparingly and with the utmost care. The developments that result from such a process should be as high quality as possible. That’s where new urbanists come in.

Thanks to Karenn Gobrecht

Full Story: Eminent domain and New Urbanism

Comments

Build Your Own Paper Block City

Urban Fold is an all-inclusive kit that allows anyone to build the city of their dreams with a few simple folds.
$24.95
building block set

NEW! Build the world you want to see

Irresistible block set for adults when placed on a coffee table or desk, and great fun for kids.
$25
Woman wearing city map tote bag

City Shoulder Totes - New Cities Added!

Durable CityFabric© shoulder tote bags available from 9 different cities.
$22.00

City Map Posters are in!

Available in 9 different cities.
$25.00