The Hartford Courant

Though Connecticut is well served by commuter rail, a new report indicates that only half of the communities with Metro-North station have land use regulations in place to maximize development around them.
Aug 4, 2013   The Hartford Courant
<p>Census 2010 is on the way, and a new report is warning that the high concentration of illegal immigrants in the South and West will skew counts and unfairly reapportion more congressional seats to states with more undocumented people.</p>
Oct 3, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Connecticut could learn a lesson from neighboring New Jersey about how to improve its transit infrastructure.</p>
Sep 18, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Though former Governor Perris Glendening lead the charge for smart growth in Maryland, its hard to tell if the state's policies have curbed sprawl significantly.</p>
Sep 4, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Transit officials in Texas are looking to convince Congress to let the state buy back sections of interstate highway for conversion into revenue-generating toll roads.</p>
Sep 4, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Developers in Connecticut look to Las Vegas as an example of how to most successfully develop land around nearby casinos.</p>
Jul 26, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Recounting a recent trip to Great Barrington, Massachusetts, writer Philip Langdon shares the pleasure of the small town's main street.</p>
Jun 27, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>With many developers touting their various projects as "smart growth", the term is losing much of it meaning.</p>
Jun 20, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>While leasing public roads to private companies for large cash payments might be attractive for some public officials, it doesn't help solve the larger issues facing the country's transportation system.</p>
Mar 2, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>Mayor Tom Menino's proposal to move Boston City Hall to the south waterfront ignores the importance of the building's location, and the recent developments in downtown.</p>
Jan 23, 2007   The Hartford Courant
<p>With no graduate urban planning programs at any of the state's public or private universities, the American Planning Association's Connecticut Chapter is working with University of Connecticut to establish a master's program in planning.</p>
Dec 13, 2006   The Hartford Courant