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How Urban Planners Have Lost Influence

September 15, 2013 - in Planning

We like to think we are free agents, entitled to some individual expression in our built environment. But if world history is one long stumble towards emancipation, are planned cities – the imposition of urban order in which a single design process dictates…

Citizen Urban Planners to Help Shape Our Growing Cities

May 1, 2013 - in Planning, Projects, Transportation

Since its inception in 2007 the annual international phenomenon 'Jane's Walk' has created an opportunity for people to actively engage in city planning.…