Will shale gas extraction bring a boom — and its inevitable aftermath — to the Northeast? David West, Thomas Knipe, and Susan Christopherson seek answers in Planning Practice.
Sidebars: Help for Housing and Tackling Tourism
A promising project is committeed to death in Madison, Wisconsin. Greg Flisram gives a blow-by-blow description of local events.
William Atkinson offers four economic development success stories.
Agenda 21, Miami stadium.
Billboards, disparate impact.
Statistics in the news — compiled by APA's Research Department. This month: fracking.
Reid Ewing suggests a great study topic.
Post-flood choices, West Bank.
City design, strategic land planning.
News reports, blogs, videos, etc.
Lead, inspire, innovate.
National Planning Awards
Vision 2020: New York City Comprehensive Waterfront Plan
Florida Statewide Regional Evacuation Study Program
Cool Planning: A Handbook on Local Strategies to Slow Climate Change, Oregon
Re-imagining a More Sustainable Cleveland
Contra Costa Centre Transit Village, Contra Costa County, California
Fast Forward Mobile Outreach Bus, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Yorktown 2015: A Blueprint for Survival and Sustainability, Philadelphia
Sasaki Associates, Inc., Watertown, Massachusetts
National Planning Achievement Award for Advancing Diversity & Social Change in Honor of Paul Davidoff
Leonardo Vasquez, AICP, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Gov. Martin O'Malley: Reinvigorating Smart Growth in Maryland
The Bennett Plan, Pasadena, California
Guiding Principles for Federal Architecture
Candlestick Point-Hunters Point Shipyard Phase II EIR, San Francisco
Robert R. Taylor Homes/North- Side Revitalization, Wilmington, North Carolina
Strategic Master Plan I Petra Region, Jordan
Cover: Sketch of the San Francisco Federal Building, courtesy of Morphosis Architects