United States

February 11, 2003, 8am PST
It may not yet count as a national trend but in an effort to increase the local tax base, some towns are easing growth restrictions.
The New York Times
February 11, 2003, 7am PST
Is changing codes and building rules is the only way to revolutionize development in the United States?
The Boston Globe
February 10, 2003, 3pm PST
Travellers to Ireland know that the country's quaint road signs are both endearing and impossible. Now the signs will be upgraded.
USA Today
February 10, 2003, 1pm PST
The current process of reform of the Community Reinvestment Act is apparently being driven by 'goals inconsistent with good public policy.'
American Banker
February 10, 2003, 9am PST
Design Intelligence surveyed employers to find which architectural design schools are producing the best graduates.
February 10, 2003, 8am PST
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. John F. Kerry (D-Mass.) assailed the Bush administration's policies on the environment.
The Washington Post
February 10, 2003, 7am PST
PLANetizen editors outline the top 10 planning issues from 2002 -- from the best places to live to understanding the impact of 9/11 on our cities.
February 10, 2003, 12am PST
PLANetizen editors outline the top 10 planning issues from 2002 -- from the best places to live to understanding the impact of 9/11 on our cities.
Abhijeet Chavan and Chris Steins
February 9, 2003, 7am PST
Conservationists are calling for the removal of millions of trees to help save one of Britain's most important natural habitats.
National Geographic
February 9, 2003, 5am PST
Wired Magazine interviews Dave Schafer, general manager of MapQuest.
February 8, 2003, 1pm PST
Must successful cities now be "cities of ideas"?
Smart City
February 8, 2003, 9am PST
Why are Europeans apparently poorer than Americans?
The Economist
February 8, 2003, 7am PST
Considering President Bush's pledges for a clean environment and reduced dependence on foreign oil, the budget is "downright peculiar."
The New York Times
February 8, 2003, 5am PST
Oliver Grau's new book claims virtual reality isn't new.
February 7, 2003, 1pm PST
This report by the Trust for Public Land, tracks the results of conservation ballot measures across the country in 2002.
The Trust for Public Land
February 7, 2003, 12pm PST
The Defense Department is trying to gain exemptions from environmental rules it says interfere with military training and readiness.
The New York Times
February 7, 2003, 11am PST
The Bush administration is seeking to end a 10-year-old program that has torn down or renovated tens of thousands of public housing units.
The San Francisco Chronicle
February 7, 2003, 7am PST
The Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California Berkeley publishes a "Citizen's Handbook on Environmental Justice & Transportation."
Institute Of Transportation Studies
February 6, 2003, 2pm PST
ESRI's $15 million grant will provide geographic information systems software to urban planners, and train them in its use.
BBC News
February 6, 2003, 1pm PST
Privatizing highway development can speed up road improvements and cut costs, according to a new report.
Reason Public Policy Institute