In Toronto, a developer is balking at the zoning that would force him to build a podium-style building out to the sidewalk, and wants to build a park with a tower instead. Can open space and density coexist?
Apr 15, 2011 The Trust for Public Land
When is a brownfield not a brownfield? When it's transformed by art works, as in two U.S. cities.
Jun 6, 2006 The Trust for Public Land
The Trust for Public Land's president, Will Rogers speaks about how voters across the nation are coping with the politics of growth and the loss of the places they care about.
Jun 20, 2005 The Trust for Public Land
Across the nation, neighbors are learning that banding together to create a new park can leave a community with a lot more than new swing sets and picnic tables.
May 4, 2005 The Trust for Public Land
A new study from the Trust for Public Land finds that in many cities, 2/3rds of all children do not live within walking distance of a public park.
Apr 27, 2004 The Trust for Public Land
This workbook series is a guide for communities seeking to create a greenprint conservation program.
Jul 11, 2003 The Trust for Public Land
With this report Harnik has expanded data collection to 55 cities and has expanded the measures of park-system quality to include what he calls the 'seven habits of a highly effective park system.'
Jun 3, 2003 The Trust for Public Land
This report by the Trust for Public Land, tracks the results of conservation ballot measures across the country in 2002.
Feb 7, 2003 The Trust for Public Land
A complete list of all 93 local and state measures for conservation and parks is available from Land Vote 2002, a service of LTA and TPL.
Nov 6, 2002 The Trust for Public Land
Californians passed Proposition 40, a bond to fund efforts that protect and improve the environment.
May 2, 2002 The Trust for Public Land