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Planners Outline Ways to Boost Penn Avenue Corridor
Jackson County Floridan
March 2, 2018

Marianna Looking to Make Changes
March 2, 2018

National Conference to Focus on Cities of the Future
Idaho Business Review
February 28, 2018

Planners Welcomed With Open Arms
Jackson County Floridan
February 27, 2018

Ice Rinks? Aquatic Centers? Nope. Residents Want Trails.
The Buffalo News
February 27, 2018

Hundreds Come Out to Marry Marianna
February 26, 2018

UO's Urbanism Next Drives National Debate on New Tech
Around the O
February 22, 2018

Marianna is Looking to Revamp Some Parts of Town
February 21, 2018

Marry Marianna Celebration is Next Monday
February 19, 2018

'Marry Marianna' Celebration Set for February 26
February 9, 2018

Getting the Price Right on Parking
Connect Savannah
January 31, 2018

A Guide to Saving Your Town From Wildfires
Pacific Standard
December 21, 2017

Urban Parks Help Cities Adapt to Climate Change
Nonprofit Quarterly
December 19, 2017

The Pearl Then and Now: See Before and After Photos of Iconic Brewery
December 12, 2017

'Innovation Village' to Become More Connected
Spectrum News
December 12, 2017

How Cities Can Harness the Flood-Fighting Powers of Urban Parks
Next City
December 12, 2017

Downtown Phoenix's Roosevelt Row Continues to Attract Developers, Businesses
The Republic
December 10, 2017

NOAA Tools Offer Help With Coastal Planning
Coastal Review Online
December 1, 2017

Maximize Park Space in Downtown Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union
November 21, 2017

CDC Sees Decline in Death From Diseases That Disparately Plague African-Americans
Indianapolis Recorder
November 9, 2017

Autonomous Cars Could Redefine Urban Travel
The Battalion
November 8, 2017

How Self-Driving Cars Will Forever Change California's Cities
November 2, 2017

New Helena Signage Marks First Step in Wayfinding System for Active Living
Independent Record
October 21, 2017

Affordable Housing in County To Be Focus of Study
Maryland Independent
October 20, 2017

Chesco Celebrates Planning Month
The Times of Chester County
October 18, 2017

Mentor-on-the-Lake Awards City Hall Walking Path Project
October 12, 2017

Great Places in America 2017

GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail Receives Great Places Honor
Greenville Journal
November 20, 2017

Swamp Rabbit Trail Wins 'People's Choice' for Great Places in America 2017
Greenville News
November 10, 2017

Rochester Public Market is a Finalist for 'Great Place in America' Award
November 3, 2017

Rosa Parks Circle Among 'Great Places in America', Celebration Planned
October 27, 2017

One of SC's Gems': Uptown Greenwood Becomes Great Place in America
October 20, 2017

Downtown Street Names One of Five Great Streets in America
October 13, 2017

County Home Complex to be Nationally Recognized This Weekend
October 13, 2017

Chicago Street Makes List of 5 Greatest Streets in America
CBS Chicago
October 12, 2017

Mill Creek Park Awarded One of Five 'Great Public Spaces' By American Planning Association
October 11, 2017

Kirkland Street Names a 'Great Place in America' Site
October 10, 2017

Concho River Walk One of Five Great Public Spaces
October 9, 2017

List Calls Congress Street One of America's 'Great Places'
Arizona Public Media
October 9, 2017

Downtown Missoula is Officially One of the Greatest Places in America
October 6, 2017

Waterloo's Main Street Wins National Planning Award
Finger Lakes Times
October 6, 2017

Revitalized Congress Street Gets National Recognition
October 6, 2017

South Grand Named 'Great Street' By National Planning Group
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
October 4, 2017

Pearl Named One of the 'Great Places in America'
San Antonio Business Journal
October 4, 2017

Market Square Named One of 15 Great Places in America By American Planning Association
Knox News
October 4, 2017

South Grand Designated 'Great Street in America'
St. Louis Business Journal
October 4, 2017

Minneapolis' Seward Neighborhood Named One of the Best in America
October 4, 2017

OTR Recognized As One of Five 'Great Neighborhoods' in America
October 4, 2017

Laura Street: One of APA's Great Streets in America
Metro Jacksonville
October 3, 2017

Kids Duathlon and Community Planning Celebration is Saturday
Meridian Press
October 3, 2017

October is National Community Planning Month
Michigan State University Extension
October 2, 2017

Smart Infrastructure is focus for Smart Cities Week in Washington D.C.
The Next Silicon Valley
August 28, 2017

APA Report Identifies Standards For Achieving Urban Circular Economies
August 22, 2017

Graphic Novel Seeks to Show CPS Students the Importance of Urban Planning
Chicago Tribune
August 13, 2017

'Game of Floods' Teaches How to Survive Sea Level Rise
August 9, 2017

Planners Hear about South Hartsville Progress
SCNow Morning News
August 2, 2017

East Brunswick Redevelpment: Cohen Assembles A-Team to Lead Initiatives
Tap into East Brunswick
August 1, 2017

A Teenage Throwdown against Displacement, the Graphic Novel Version
July 31, 2017

York's North Beaver Street Wins Statewide Designation
Central Penn Business Journal
July 31, 2017

Guest Editorial: The Kimball Art Center is Ready to Be Part of Something Bigger
Park Record, Park City, Utah
July 28, 2017

'We Plan CLE' Tour Highlights Challenges and Aspirations for La Villa Hispana on Cleveland's West Side
July 28, 2017

Analysis: The Slow Death of Urban Parking: Don Pittis
CBC News (Canada)
July 28, 2017

Watch Brian Payne Speak at City Club of Cleveland
July 28, 2017

Berkeley Council Honors Outgoing City Planner
C&G Newspapers
July 26, 2017

Mexico City Got Rid of a Ridiculous Subsidy for Drivers, and Other Cities Should Too
Quartz (blog)
July 26, 2017

How climate change could impact the road ahead for infrastructure in Austin
June 27, 2017

Tips on Shopping at Farmers Markets: Get More Fresh Produce in Your Diet
The Gilmer Mirror
June 19, 2017

'Something has to be done': Pop-up traffic calming held along Cherry Street
Springfield News-Leader
June 17, 2017

The Future of Autonomous Driving is Coming Down the Road Fast with Major Implications for Real Estate
June 14, 2017

Community-Driven Urban Design
Shepherd Express
June 13, 2017

Downtown Vision and “Mini” Parking Craters
Davis Vanguard
June 11, 2017

Planners Must Strengthen The Ties That Bind
The Planner (UK)
June 8, 2017

How inland bridges could also be threatened by climate change
The Weather Channel
June 7, 2017

National Planning Conference (NPC17)

What turns a vision into a reality?
Milwaukee Business News
June 26, 2017

City receives national recognition for downtown master plan
C&G News
June 21, 2017

Solar-Friendly Hillsboro Earns National Kudos
June 13, 2017

Millvale is thrust into the national spotlight with an award for its Ecodistrict Pivot Plan
Next Pittsburgh
May 25, 2017

Planning for Better Health at the Regional Scale
The Dirt – ASLA blog
May 23, 2017

Birthplace of LGBTQ Rights Movement Now a National Monument
The Dirt – ASLA blog
May 23, 2017

Will Autonomous Vehicles Be Good for Cities?
The Dirt – ASLA blog
May 17, 2017

Millvale Wins Two National Awards for Sustainability
Trib Live
May 17, 2017

Change is Scary, But We Will Get Through the Next Transition
The Dirt – ASLA blog
May 16, 2017

As Self-Driving Cars Hit the Road, Real Estate Development May Take New Direction
May 16, 2017

Local Cities Reach Beyond Their Limits For Inspiration
The News-Herald
May 13, 2017

Even Shared Autonomous Vehicles Could Spell Traffic Disaster
May 10, 2017

Infrastructure's Big Moment Is Coming
May 8, 2017

Learn About the Fourth Regional Plan at the National Planning Conference This Weekend
May 5, 2017

IBTS to Deliver Mobile Workshop on Super Storm Sandy Recovery
PR Web
May 4, 2017

Areas Across the Nation Mirroring Montgomery County's Bicycle Stress Map
May 3, 2017

National Planning Organization Bestows Top Honor on Colorado for Disaster-Recovery Resiliency Framework
The Colorado Statesman
May 3, 2017

Marin's 'Game of Floods' Sea-Level-Rise Teaching Tool Wins National Award
North Bay Business Journal
May 2, 2017

Sea-Level Rise is No Game for Marin Planning Officials
San Rafael Patch
May 1, 2017

Noted Milwaukee Urban Planner Lawrence Witzling Receives Pioneer Award from the American Planning Association
Urban Milwaukee
May 1, 2017

Witzling Guides Plans From Vision to Reality at Lakefront, Park East Area, Menomonee Valley
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
April 29, 2017

Plano Tomorrow Receives National Planning Award from APA
Plano Star Courier
April 29, 2017

Cycling Stress Map Helps Bikers Avoid Tricky Streets
April 28, 2017

Game of Floods Is Like Settlers of Catan, Only It’s About Surviving Climate Change
April 28, 2017

FORA Wins National Planning Achievement Award
Monterey Herald
April 28, 2017

Bhubaneswar Smart City Becomes 1st Indian City to Win American Planning Association Award
April 28, 2017

What's New in Civic Tech
April 27, 2017

When Planning For Sea-Level Rise Turns to Play
April 26, 2017

Montgomery County Wins National Planning Awards for Agricultural Reserve, Bicycle 'Stress' Map
Washington Post
April 26, 2017

Handy 'Stress Map' Helps Cyclists Avoid the Scariest of Streets
April 26, 2017

APA Names 2017 Planning Award Winners
Next City
April 26, 2017

Five Ways to Improve Planning Reports
The University of Kansas
April 10, 2017

Editorial: Mentor-on-the-Lake Makes Good Use of Grants to Improve Parks
The News-Herald
May 6, 2017

‘We Should Talk’: Cross-Sector Conversations on Livable Communities Show Great Promise
May 5, 2017

California Supreme Court Tackles Seawalls, Sea Level Rise
May 4, 2017

Commuter Blues: Travel Times Challenge Deltona Community-Building
Daytona Beach News-Journal
April 26, 2017

Chapin Named Dean of FSU College of Social Sciences and Public Policy
Florida State University
April 20, 2017

A Green Infrastructure Guidebook for City Planners
April 10, 2017

What Drove the Driving Downturn?
April 6, 2017

Leveling The Playing Field Via “Parking Cash Out”
Clean Technica
April 5, 2017

Meticulous New Analysis Confirms That Close-in Land Development Reduces Driving
Huffington Post
March 15, 2017

Study Sparks Debate Over Relationship Between Compact Development and Driving
Science Daily
March 6, 2017

Debating the Relationship Between Compact Development and Driving
March 2, 2017

Planners Have a Lot to Say About a New Take on Driving Habits and Density
Next City
March 1, 2017

'Master Plan' Floats New Dog Park, Safer Wicker, Bucktown Intersections
February 14, 2017

5 Simple Urban Fixes for Unpredictable Times
February 2017

McKinley Park Concepts and Timeline Outlined to Community for Feedback
South Pittsburgh Reporter
January 31, 2017

Tenants hurt as Airbnb Closes in on Empty Rental Properties in Sydney, According to New Report
January 25, 2017

Food Pioneer Wins Golden Beet Award
January 19, 2017

Just Space: Why Public Space Matters Now More Than Ever
Canadian Architect
January 12, 2017

Buffalo Becomes First City to Bid Minimum Parking Goodbye
January 9, 2017