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February 3, 2008, 1pm PST
<p>A new regional planning idea is looking to reduce energy use and greenhouse emissions.</p>
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December 9, 2007, 11am PST
<p>The new slogan for bicyclists and pedestrians across America is gaining attention, as well as weight, from a number of municipalities.</p>
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December 6, 2007, 5am PST
<p>A tax-increment financed mixed-use mall redevelopment is showing signs of success in suburban Salt Lake City, Utah, raising nearby property values and indicating a trend amongst commercial developers who are finding profit by mixing uses.</p>
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December 5, 2007, 11am PST
<p>Sprawlmeisters take warning, advises Rob Steuteville's red-sky-at-night commentary from <em>New Urban News</em>. Your days of high pressure spin are numbered.</p>
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November 10, 2007, 7am PST
<p>New Urban and transit oriented developments are showing better financial health compared to other types of development as the housing market declines nationwide.</p>
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September 20, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>In this article from <em>New Urban News</em>, Philip Langdon looks at LEED, and identifies some ways the system works well and other ways it can improve.</p>
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July 18, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>Transit-oriented development projects -- many a result of successful public/private partnerships -- are flourishing along the Washington D.C. Metro line.</p>
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July 18, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>After an 18 month process and 27,000 opinions, Louisiana has a plan. Now the hard part begins.</p>
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July 18, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>A look at some of the first LEED-ND projects demonstrates the diverse models of sustainable development.</p>
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July 18, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Robert Steuteville comments on a California lawsuit and its connection to sprawl, the environment, and energy use.</p>
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June 27, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>The second largest mall owner in the nation will redevelop over 200 of its properties into mixed-use centers.</p>
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June 18, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>The US EPA is directing educational and research efforts that explain (among other things) the financial benefits of smart growth directly to the nation's largest homebuilders and developers.</p>
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May 13, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Preference for smart growth features are on the rise, while demand for large lot housing types falls.</p>
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May 12, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>Decision makers are realizing that large (and expensive to maintain) acreage requirements are making kids, and their parents, dependent on cars to shuttle them to and from school. Some states have already eliminated the minimums, and more want to.</p>
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May 11, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>The Charter Award-winning Ft. Belvoir neighborhood in Fairfax, VA offers a model for military base reconstruction and affordability.</p>
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March 20, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>The Canada Lands Company refurbishes surplus military bases into New Urbanist neighborhoods.</p>
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March 13, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>The new LEED-ND program is seeking pilot projects to be certified under its new rating system, though developers of some greenfield New Urbanist communities worry the system will penalize them.</p>
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March 12, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Pools of capital ebb and flow, but the tide may be starting to come in for smart growth and New Urbanist investment funds.</p>
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January 22, 2007, 2pm PST
<p>New Urbanists are pushing for big changes to the International Traffic Engineers' thoroughfare design manual to help make roads more pedestrian-friendly.</p>
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January 22, 2007, 7am PST
<p>Philip Langdon covers two new urban projects, Holiday neighborhood in Boulder, CO, and Beerline B in Milwaukee, WI, that achieve an intriguing mix of approaches and styles.</p>
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