Websites

The following report surveys the current state of Internet technology as employed by the planning departments of over 500 cities in the United States. Exclusive
Jan 27, 2015  By Billy Riggs
Architecture and real estate often fail to recognize their inexorable connections. A new website draws out the themes linking the two fields.
Nov 29, 2014   The Architect's Newspaper
With advancements in the infrastructure and design of websites comes new ways to engage the public. In this article, Karin Brandt, CEO and co-founder of coUrbanize, details what to consider when launching a civic engagement platform. Exclusive
Oct 13, 2014  By Karin Brandt
Looking for the best examples of municipal websites? Look no further.
Oct 9, 2014   Government Technology
An article on The Daily Beast provides an in-depth portrait of the ethos and politics of a blog known as Vanishing New York—a militantly nostalgic platform that laments the loss of New York's former urban glories.
Aug 11, 2014   The Daily Beast
A website called New York YIMBY is run by a 23-year-old New Yorker named Nikolai Fedak. The site, and Fedak’s pro-development ethos, was recently detailed in the New York Times.
Apr 8, 2014   New York Times
The Life of An Architect website recently published its second list of “The Best Architectural Websites in the World.”
Mar 31, 2014   Life of An Architect
New York City is hoping to install a citywide bike sharing program with at least 10,000 bikes. The system could open by Spring 2012.
Nov 25, 2010   The New York Times
In an effort to improve accountability, more government agencies are freeing data about public expenditures.
Mar 30, 2010   Next American City
The City of Manor, Texas uses its website to poll its 6500 residents on local issues, and rewards participation with more influence on what gets decided.
Mar 4, 2010   Next American City
The City of Nanaimo, British Columbia is a leader in the open data and open government movement, according to this post from the <em>Creative Class Exchange</em>. Getting there is easier and cheaper than many might think.
Aug 28, 2009   Creative Class Exchange