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A group has proposed a monumental tower to advertise San Jose and Silicon Valley to the world. The city would be better off focusing on its streetscape rather than its skyline.
California Planning & Development Report
May 15, 2019, 9am PDT
A key signal of economic strength for the planning and development industries delivered bad news for the first time in a long time.
American Institute of Architects
May 11, 2019, 9am PDT
City inspectors and federal regulators will not be favorably portrayed in this story.
April 27, 2019, 11am PDT
The Second City has a new third-tallest skyscraper.
April 25, 2019, 1pm PDT
The public responds to a list of "40 Under 40"—places built between 1978 and 2018 bound for historic significance.
April 24, 2019, 12pm PDT
San Francisco and New York City made a theme of this year's Earth Day: mandating emissions reductions from buildings.
April 23, 2019, 10am PDT
D.C. youth collaborate with local hip hop artists to create planning inspired music video.
April 22, 2019, 2pm PDT
While historic preservation is often perceived to be a hinderance to development efforts, preserving buildings actually helps economic development, say advocates.
April 22, 2019, 12pm PDT
Last week, the New York City Council approved some of the most substantial climate change legislation to date by a city in the United States—call it the local example of the Green New Deal.
April 15, 2019, 6am PDT
Set to begin construction this summer, the 65,000 square-foot Fusion Arena is set to be the nation's first built-from-scratch professional video gaming arena.
April 12, 2019, 10am PDT
Chicago's new building code is hailed as a major achievement for the city, labor unions, and the construction and development industries in the city.
April 9, 2019, 9am PDT
Phoenix has the zoning for more height in its downtown, and future development might finally yield a more recognizable skyline.
March 30, 2019, 11am PDT
Designed by Norwegian firm Snøhetta, the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, promises to spread knowledge and promote understanding against the backdrop of the kingdom's dismal record on human rights.
March 25, 2019, 5am PDT
The metamorphoses of suburban commercial buildings reflect a story of the urban landscape waiting to be told.
The American Conservative
March 15, 2019, 12pm PDT
Curbed Architecture Critic Alexandra Lange provides everything you need to know about the $25 billion, "city within the city" that opened to the public in Manhattan today. Also, the review isn't exactly positive.
March 2, 2019, 11am PST
Even as prospects for high-speed trains dim in California, San Francisco's Transbay Transit Center has already spurred a development spree in the surrounding area.
February 25, 2019, 6am PST
Experts say more builders are building smaller homes to meet demand for cheaper ownership options.
February 25, 2019, 5am PST
President's Trump's name appears on six fewer buildings in Manhattan than on Election Day 2016.
February 22, 2019, 10am PST
New York City is holding a competition for a distinctive logo to clearly demarcate all of its 550 privately-owned public spaces.
February 19, 2019, 12pm PST
Much of the focus on decreasing carbon emissions is on the electrical grid and vehicles. But, buildings are a huge contributor, and California is leading the way in making electrification a priority.