Growth

An op-ed by David Heymann produces an elaborate, protracted metaphor of Austin as a former youthful "golden child" now showing the least attractive possible traits of middle age.
Mar 21, 2015   Houston Chronicle
A report from the US Census Bureau shows that the nation continues to suburbanize.
Jun 25, 2009   New Geography
A new growth management law in Florida is both good news and bad news, says Jane Healy of the Orlando Sentinel.
Jun 9, 2009   Orlando Sentinel
The Chicago Architecture Foundation is showing a scale model of the Loop and nearby areas on Michigan Avenue.
Jun 8, 2009   Chicago Tribune
This piece form the <em>Modesto Bee</em> looks at the growth and housing bust that has dramatically affected California's San Joaquin Valley -- home to some of the nation's highest rates of foreclosure.
Mar 31, 2009   The Modesto Bee
Having become something of a junkie who overdoses on political and economic news, it is only natural that I try to help justify that time investment by scouring the news for tidbits that have professional relevance.  Just this past week several things have come across my monitor that have made me reflect.  Blog Post
Mar 6, 2009   By Steven Polzin
A mapping project has laid out a blueprint for the location of new green energy sites in British Columbia. Officials are hoping it will help guide the province towards more sustainable growth, but others worry it will encourage sprawl.
Feb 27, 2009   The Tyee
The recession and the end of the age of fast-growth will be a good thing for Toronto, argues Christopher Hume.
Feb 23, 2009   The Toronto Star
Cities that have fun things to do -- so-called "consumption amenities" -- are more successful at attracting people and growing jobs, according to a recent report.
Jan 4, 2009   The Boston Globe
With a new four-lane highway and bridge, West Feliciana Parish in Louisiana is preparing for growth -- despite the economic downturn.
Dec 16, 2008   Baton Rouge Business Report
The Minneapolis-St. Paul region is spreading further south, according to a recent study, which shows that projected growth will require more than 50,000 new homes and millions of square feet of retail and office space.
Sep 29, 2008   Minneapolis-St.Paul Star Tribune