March 28, 2011, 11am PDT
To kick off its Legacy Plan update process, the Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, NC planning board made a music video featuring an original song, a bluegrass band and some familiar scenes.
November 12, 2008, 7am PST
North Carolina city dwellers have taken eating locally to a new level by raising their own chickens for eggs. Controversy ensues.
January 30, 2006, 11am PST
BB&T, the country's ninth-largest bank, announces that it will not make commercial loans to developers who plan private projects on land seized via eminent domain.
July 6, 2004, 6am PDT
Small NC town changes zoning ordinance to accomodate Walmart.
May 16, 2004, 9am PDT
In a city where big-box retail has been approved without much discussion for years, the Planning Board of Winston-Salem, NC, sends a message that the community may be ready to take a different path.
September 16, 2003, 8am PDT
Two planning experts say schools built too far from neighborhoods make sprawl worse.
July 9, 2001, 9am PDT
Geogria residents are moving into the mountain forests of Western North Carolina to escape Atlanta's urban sprawl.
May 30, 2001, 11am PDT
Winston-Salem has its own high-profile new urbanist architects that have started a most unlikely design revolution.