October 24, 2015, 7am PDT
A group of teens were recently participated in the comprehensive planning process for the city of Rockville, Maryland.
Rockville View
May 3, 2015, 11am PDT
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 13% of high school age students used e-cigarettes in 2014, up from 4% in 2013. Regulation is being developed, but health effects and related tobacco usage implications are not clear.
USA Today
May 16, 2013, 9am PDT
A new study reveals that texting while driving causes more injuries and fatalities among teens in the U.S. every year than drunk driving. Many states still allow drivers to text.
February 6, 2013, 11am PST
Revitalizing downtowns requires appealing to all demographic and, specifically, age groups. Diversifying entertainment options will allow all groups to enjoy the activities associated with downtowns.
Global Site Plans - The Grid
March 4, 2012, 5am PST
The American Society of Landscape Architects examines the implications of squeezing teens out of the public sphere.
Blog post
January 24, 2009, 11am PST

Usually planners get involved in the allocation and details of creating both public and private spaces for groups of people engaged in a wide range of variety of activities.

Rick Abelson