United States

April 16, 2003, 1pm PDT
Farming on the Edge presents the top 20 states losing prime farmland to development, as well as posters and images.
American Forests
April 16, 2003, 11am PDT
Attempts to jam GPS-based weapons and navigation systems are a reminder of just how vulnerable GPS technology really is.
Scientific American
April 16, 2003, 7am PDT
In Iraq, a different kind of rebuilding.
The Christian Science Monitor
April 16, 2003, 5am PDT
Proponents of property rights and other conservatives are attacking smart growth as a theory dreamed up by out-of-touch urban planners.
California Planning and Development Report
April 15, 2003, 1pm PDT
Builder Magazine looks back at 25 years of'progress, pundits, projects, products and predictions.'
Builder Magazine
April 15, 2003, 11am PDT
The April issue of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment presents an review of the top websites exploring the issue of sprawl.
Frontiers In Ecology And The Environment
April 15, 2003, 8am PDT
Communities across the nation have launched formal "indicators" projects.
The Washington Post Writers Group
April 15, 2003, 7am PDT
In England, architects and developers are pushing the boundaries to build mind-numbingly tall buildings.
The Daily Telegraph
April 15, 2003, 6am PDT
The local council in Kent is planning to encourage families priced out of the housing market to move to France and commute daily to work from through the Channel Tunnel.
The Independent
April 14, 2003, 9am PDT
It turns out that the New York-Los Angeles dichotomy is more opinion than fact. The two places are becoming more alike.
The New York Times
April 14, 2003, 8am PDT
Columnist Bill Roberts argues that for small western towns, embracing new urbanism is akin to suicide.
The Salt Lake Tribune
April 14, 2003, 6am PDT
If the majority of America's parks aren't going to stagnate, they're going to need to learn from those parks that are getting it right.
April 13, 2003, 11am PDT
The SBA agrees to evaluate environmental and growth impacts of its loans as part of a lawsuit settlement.
Smart Growth Online
April 13, 2003, 9am PDT
McDonald's asked 30 designers to come up with new plans for restaurants and two designers make the finalist list.
The Chicago Tribune
April 12, 2003, 7am PDT
A GPS-enabled handheld device running new Mapopolis software can track your location and warn you of slow traffic conditions ahead.
April 12, 2003, 5am PDT
A distinguished jury introduced to judge a competition for a 9/11 memorial must not ignore public opinion.
The New York Times
April 11, 2003, 12pm PDT
A group of European and American urban designers met in Bruges to discuss New Urbanism and traditional design in Europe.
April 11, 2003, 11am PDT
More people are finding that 'ecoroofs' help both their property and the environment blossom.
The Christian Science Monitor
April 11, 2003, 6am PDT
David Rumsey, an ardent map collector, and president of Cartography Associates, has digitized and cataloged his private collection of 150,000 maps at www.davidrumsey.com.
The New York Times
April 10, 2003, 12pm PDT
Design-build, for years considered the 'Tinker Toy' division, is rapidly transforming the commercial construction industry.
National Real Estate Investor