United States

March 9, 2003, 7am PST
Zach Borders offers an update on the student's FORUM 2003 conference in Chicago, which drew 1,300 architecture students, educators and professionals.
The Town Paper
March 9, 2003, 5am PST
Competition for tax credits and incentives are turning yesterday's gray, boxy apartment into eye-catching mixed-use facilities.
National Real Estate Investor
March 8, 2003, 9am PST
Homelessness is on the rise in America's rural areas.
The Christian Science Monitor
March 7, 2003, 1pm PST
Text from First Lady Laura Bush's speech to the National Association of Counties.
The White House
March 7, 2003, 12pm PST
That the world's poor cause environmental destruction is a disturbing tenet propounded by many environmentalists.
Reason Online
March 7, 2003, 6am PST
'The SmartCode', published by urban design firm DPZ is now available as an alternative to conventional zoning regulations.
The Town Paper
March 6, 2003, 1pm PST
Government promotion of home ownership leads to segregated neighborhoods.
Slate
March 6, 2003, 11am PST
The soaring new U.S. Embassy in Nairobi -- built to replace the previous one bombed by terrorists -- could be a model for security.
The Washington Post
March 6, 2003, 9am PST
This paper on Ohio's transportation spending places a disportionate fiscal burden on urban jurisdictions while supporting the spread of development into exurban and rural areas.
The Brookings Institution
March 6, 2003, 8am PST
Israeli architect and academic Hillel Shocken, is an attempt to decode why cities have been so successful as human habitats for so long.
INTBAU
March 6, 2003, 7am PST
Even as Smart Growth garners new supporters, a smear campaign attempts to discredit the movement.
The Hartford Courant
March 6, 2003, 6am PST
Only 11 state departments of transportation (DOT) have bicycle and pedestrian plans, and routinely accommodate bicycles and pedestrians in state highway projects.
National Center For Bicycling And Walking
March 5, 2003, 2pm PST
The nation's largest real estate franchise, is calling for the National Association of Realtors policing real estate listings on the Internet.
Inman News
March 5, 2003, 7am PST
Neal Peirce discusses the potential and problems of "high-occupancy/toll" and "bus rapid transit" schemes.
The Washington Post Writers Group
March 5, 2003, 6am PST
APA's releases a study on the aesthetic and economic benefits and impacts of on-premises commercial signs.
American Planning Association
March 5, 2003, 5am PST
This brief details the importance of TEA-21 reauthorization for the nation's metro areas and offers a comprehensive policy agenda for Congress' work on the bill.
The Brookings Institution
March 4, 2003, 1pm PST
Local governments try to make college student be better neighbors in residential neighborhoods.
USA Today
March 4, 2003, 12pm PST
The Urban Light Transport system, known as Ultra, is set to become fully operational in the Welsh capital in 2005.
E4engineering.com
March 4, 2003, 10am PST
In our rush to adopt the newest technologies we overlook the impact that everyday technologies — like e-mail — can have on government's ability to engage citizens.
American Planning Association
March 4, 2003, 8am PST
Is your city's permitting process difficult? The Tel Aviv Municipality (Israel) permitting system is much, much worse.
Haaretz