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Better Targeted Measures Needed to Tackle Urban Sprawl in Europe

June 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Land Development, Planning

There is growing evidence that urban sprawl is having an increasingly negative effect on the environment and on the quality of life across Europe. Existing actions to prevent, contain or control such development have had limited results. Better targeted measures…

New Book Unsprawl Explores the Expense of Surburbanization

May 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Planning

Unwinding the unsustainable ways in which we’ve built our communities over the last half-century is the most pressing challenge confronting planning,…

Study Measures How Urban Sprawl Impedes Social Interaction

April 22, 2013 - in Planning, Transportation

Long commute times and urban areas that leapfrog over open space make it harder for people to socialize, but cities that are decentralized are even worse,…