United States

July 26, 2003, 5am PDT
An editorial in the Journal of Markets & Morality introduces The New Urbanism from a market perspective.
Journal Of Markets & Morality
July 25, 2003, 2pm PDT
"Flash mobs" are a hit in New York and this unusual urban activity is now spreading around the world.
The Orlando Sentinel
July 25, 2003, 1pm PDT
Development and landscape design in times of drought.
Urban Land Magazine
July 25, 2003, 8am PDT
HUD and the Department of Labor are teaming up to provide permanent housing and jobs to chronically homeless individuals.
HUD News
July 25, 2003, 7am PDT
With Maine taking on CO2 emission reduction for the state and three New England Governors going to court to get greenhouse gases included in the clean air act, the battle for climate protection is heating up.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
July 24, 2003, 1pm PDT
Baby boomers may be redefining the model for ideal retirement locations. AARP publishes its list of the 15 best places to 'reinvent your life.'
July 24, 2003, 11am PDT
The Urban Land Institute identifies ten principles for successful urban retail development.
Urban Land Institute
July 24, 2003, 9am PDT
In the nation's suburbs antipathy toward sidewalks is common, renters are "undesirable" and "New Urbanism" is unpopular.
Daytona Beach News Journal
July 24, 2003, 8am PDT
U.S. regions are not geared to competing in the harshly competitive in the 21st century's international economy.
The Washington Post Writers Group
July 24, 2003, 7am PDT
Architects and planners are using New Urbanism and Cohousing to create housing environments that make neighbors friendlier.
The Washington Post
July 24, 2003, 5am PDT
A fascinating four-part series examines to what extent and in what ways governmental bodies should regulate urban planning?
Journal Of Markets & Morality
July 23, 2003, 10am PDT
Cape Coral, Florida, uses an interactive growth model to plot its future intelligently.
Planning Magazine
July 23, 2003, 8am PDT
Sprawl is not the result of explicit government policies or bad urban planning, but rather the inexorable product of car-based living.
Harvard University
July 23, 2003, 6am PDT
After falling out of fashion in the 50s and 60s, the "American Porch" is making a comeback in New Urbanism communities.
Preservation Online
July 22, 2003, 10am PDT
Readers write in from both sides of the SUV debate.
The Washington Post
July 22, 2003, 9am PDT
A government program, "Combat Zones That See" (CTS) would intelligently connect thousands of cameras throughout the nation's cities.
The Village Voice
July 22, 2003, 6am PDT
By 2006, a third of the U.S. workforce is expected to telecommute. A USEPA and DOT initiative rewards commuter-friendly businesses.
July 22, 2003, 5am PDT
As anchor department stores in urban malls fail, big discounters are moving in -- a cheap way to enter urban and suburban markets.
Business Week
July 21, 2003, 10am PDT
New demands by the Bush administration threaten to reverse the benefits of the global ozone layer treaty.
The Independent
July 21, 2003, 9am PDT
Although a high profile education campaign has decreased the number of road deaths by 18% since last year, France still has Europe's deadliest roads.