Washington Business Journal

January 15, 2016, 7am PST
Tysons, long famous for its office-park dominated version of suburbia, just approved a massive project that furthers an ongoing, dramatic urban transformation outside of Washington, D.C.
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April 11, 2014, 8am PDT
Following a Waterfront Small Area Plan adopted in January 2012, Alexandria, Virginia got its first look at proposed designs for the redevelopment of its Old Town waterfront this week.
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March 13, 2014, 11am PDT
A strange scene this week: members of Congress discussing height restrictions in one of the country's largest urban centers. In the end, a House committee approved a bill that would loosen D.C.’s century-old Height of Buildings Act.
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June 19, 2013, 2pm PDT
The last decade has brought tremendous growth and prosperity to Washington D.C., but it's neighbor to the north hasn't been so blessed. Planned infrastructure improvements are intended to lure new residents to Baltimore's cheaper cost of living.
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December 22, 2009, 7am PST
Officials in Virginia have approved a special tax district to raise funding for the extension of the Washington D.C. Metro to Dulles International Airport.
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August 9, 2008, 9am PDT
The Third Church of Christ, Scientist in Washington, D.C., has filed suit against the city to remove the landmark designation on their building, which limits what can be done to alter the site -- or demolish it completely, which is the church's hope.
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May 27, 2008, 8am PDT
<p>Critics worry that cities who require new developments to meet LEED-ND standards will sacrifice affordable housing for sustainability.</p>
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November 28, 2007, 6am PST
<p>Business people join with transportation planners in calling for streetcar systems in the Washington D.C. area. Several are in the works.</p>
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March 24, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>With her new role as the head of the Office of Planning, Harriet Tregoning, a pioneer of the smart growth movement, is set on molding Washington D.C. into a more livable city.</p>
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August 23, 2004, 7am PDT
Andy Altman, planning director for Washington D.C., is the 'most sought-after planner in the country.'
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March 17, 2004, 7am PST
ULI plans to bring together movers and shakers for a new look at regional planning in metropolitan Washington, D.C.
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February 26, 2004, 2pm PST
Redevelopment plans may be stalled by resident action to have Watergate complex designated as a historical landmark.
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February 19, 2004, 7am PST
How have D.C.&#146;s height limits influenced its urban design?
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October 24, 2003, 5am PDT
Hank Dittmar offers evidence that building transit benefits drivers, as well as transit riders.
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September 18, 2003, 7am PDT
A major change in the way residential development takes place will force smaller developers to change the way they compete.
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May 12, 2003, 2pm PDT
The Columbia Pike Initiative has established a planning framework for the first construction for small business in 40 years.
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November 18, 2001, 5am PST
Philadelphia, PA, hires a landscape architecture firm to develop a comprehensive plan for the North Delaware Riverfront.
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October 17, 2001, 1pm PDT
Tim Schooley writes about the different meanings of the term 'de-mall' and discusses the future of malls.
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September 22, 2001, 9am PDT
The Washington region's rapid growth calls for strict parking and traffic policies. Experts provide advice for developers.
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September 21, 2001, 10am PDT
Adaptive reuse projects are gaining momentum. This articles lists recent projects, discusses challenges, and offers suggestions for success.
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