Community / Economic Development

December 19, 2003, 8am PST
Neal Peirce discusses the impact of Wal-Mart on the American society.
The Washington Post Writers Group
December 18, 2003, 6am PST
A lack of community involvement has made residents of an Orlando neighborhood suspicious of new redevelopment plans.
The Orlando Sentinel
December 17, 2003, 5am PST
Many residents of Orlando's Parramore neighborhood are at risk of being left behind by current redevelopment efforts.
The Orlando Sentinel
December 16, 2003, 2pm PST
Taxpayers in Miami-Dade county paying $20 million/year for underused-mothballed sports facilities
The Miami Herald
December 16, 2003, 11am PST
China's Pearl River Delta is growing by double digits and stocking Wal-Mart's shelves.
The Christian Science Monitor
December 16, 2003, 9am PST
California is decades behind other states in formulating a comprehensive brownfields policy, stifling economic development efforts.
The Los Angeles Times
December 16, 2003, 5am PST
Parramore, a poor neighborhood west of Downtown Orlando, is the latest battleground over community redevelopment.
The Orlando Sentinel
December 12, 2003, 6am PST
An Albany, NY, neighborhood is split between its desire for revitalization and its distrust of the eminent domain process.
Metroland Online
December 10, 2003, 1pm PST
This 120-page primer describes concrete 100 policies and techniques for putting the ten smart growth principles into practice.
Smart Growth Online
December 10, 2003, 12pm PST
There is nothing wrong with big stores like Wal-Mart, but they can't sell a certain commodity.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
December 9, 2003, 9am PST
A business incubator in an historic building combines economic development with historic preservation.
The Providence Journal
December 9, 2003, 5am PST
The way a state or region grows physically affects how it grows economically and fiscally.
The Brookings Institution
December 8, 2003, 7am PST
A report on Wal-Mart commissioned by the City of Los Angeles warns that Wal-Mart's Supercenters would harm the local economy.
The Los Angeles Times
December 8, 2003, 5am PST
A clever advertising campaign by a region in Southwest France offers a comprehensive package of assistance to residents who leave Paris.
The Los Angeles Times
December 4, 2003, 6am PST
Neal Peirce reviews the performance of the nations inner cities.
The Washington Post Writers Group
December 3, 2003, 9am PST
The American military finds itself surrounded at home by urban sprawl.
Reuters
December 3, 2003, 7am PST
A 27-year-old wants to curb Baltimore's brain drain and reinforce community.
The Christian Science Monitor
December 2, 2003, 8am PST
"Even in an Internet age, place matters" says Neal Peirce.
The Washington Post
December 1, 2003, 1pm PST
A low-income neighborhood near Baltimore's John Hopkins University will be demolished in a move to create an office park to lure biotechnology firms.
The Washington Post
December 1, 2003, 8am PST
Neal Peirce discusses the impact of Wal-mart's business practices.
The Washington Post Writers Group