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Charter of the New Urbanism Book Released

June 27, 2013 - in Planning, Projects

The original Charter for the New Urbanism, published in book form in 1999, was a groundbreaking document aimed at reclaiming cities and towns from the destructive force of suburban sprawl. Thoroughly updated to cover the latest environmental, economic, and…

The Impact of New Urbanism on Portland City Planning

August 31, 2012 - in Planning, Smart Cities

New Urbanism is an appropriately named movement within the history of American city development. It celebrates the good things that make cities vibrant,…