Daily Planning News

Is history worth the cost of its preservation?

Albuquerque Journal (NM), Jun 30, 08:18 AM


Planners say Olympics would give rise to 2 neighborhoods

Boston Globe, The (MA), Jun 30, 03:08 AM

How to build a city from scratch: the handy step-by-step DIY guide

Guardian Web, Jun 30, 02:45 AM

Natural riverbank in city eroding

Record-Eagle, The (Traverse City, MI), Jun 29, 08:36 PM


Chesapeake Bay Foundation sues Va. over livestock rules

Associated Press, Jun 29, 12:40 PM

For whom is affordable housing' affordable?

New Pittsburgh Courier (PA), Jun 29, 11:10 AM

Lawsuit pits county against residents in Daytona beach-driving debate

Orlando Sentinel (FL), Jun 29, 09:51 PM

A land bank could be a remedy for blight

Florida Times Union, Jun 29, 08:20 PM

Neenah seeks longer payback period for TIF districts

Post-Crescent (Appleton, WI), Jun 29, 02:50 PM


Supreme Court revives lawsuit over Norfolk sign

Associated Press, Jun 29, 12:25 PM

Transportation planning different for local counties

Lima News (OH), Jun 29, 11:58 AM


Rhode Island kicks off project to improve high-speed rail

Associated Press, Jun 29, 11:40 AM

State-funded home repairs to begin soon

Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN), Jun 29, 11:19 AM

Plan for more solar arrays underway at Santa Fe schools

Santa Fe New Mexican, The (NM), Jun 29, 11:03 AM

Clark County may adjust noise standards for wineries

Columbian (Vancouver, WA), Jun 29, 10:32 AM

Imperial joint venture delays plan for oil drilling in Canadian Arctic

Investing.com, Jun 29, 10:02 AM

Catasauqua using eminent domain to remove obstacle to Iron Works project

Morning Call (Allentown, PA), Jun 29, 08:51 AM

Reduced lanes actually serve to move traffic

Albuquerque Journal (NM), Jun 29, 08:24 AM

Tax district could improve fortunes of small Pinellas community

Tampa Tribune (FL), Jun 28, 07:34 PM


Half-cent tax would get Hillsborough transit plan rolling

Tampa Bay Times (FL), Jun 28, 01:47 PM

City committees still chewing on student housing problems

Arizona Daily Sun (Flagstaff), Jun 28, 01:46 PM

Bike trails, green living

Daily Herald (Columbia, TN), Jun 28, 11:16 AM


Developer sues city over hotel project

Oregonian (Portland, OR), Jun 28, 04:42 AM

Poloncarz's plan for tackling poverty draws mixed reviews

Buffalo News (NY), Jun 27, 07:07 PM


Cellular tower plan eyed tonight

Springfield Republican, The (MA), Jun 27, 05:07 PM

Much-needed boost for city's downtown

Brandon Sun, The (Manitoba, Canada), Jun 27, 11:16 AM


Fifty years ago, Petula Clark's Grammy-winning hit, "Downtown," extolled the virtues of bustling, walkable urban cores.

Grand Rapids Press (MI), Jun 29, 09:54 AM

\"The Architectural Imagination\" is theme of U.S. Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2016

DesignMENA.com, Jun 29, 09:21 AM


Gonzales master plan would take advantage of commuter train

Associated Press, Jun 29, 08:54 AM


Udall, Interior deputy secretary to tour Chaco Canyon area

Associated Press, Jun 29, 05:06 AM

New digital billboard laws set for consideration in Los Angeles

Daily News (Los Angeles, CA), Jun 28, 09:20 PM

El Paso Museum of Archaeology trails need repair

El Paso Times (TX), Jun 28, 11:03 PM


Affordable Housing, Racial Isolation

New York Times, The, Jun 29, 03:30 AM

Mayor says city needs to move forward with downtown parking meter plan

Niagara Gazette (NY), Jun 28, 05:54 PM

Developers see opportunities for luxury apartments in Portsmouth

Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, VA), Jun 28, 09:09 PM

Watertown may seize abandoned VanDuzee Street buildings

Watertown Daily Times (NY), Jun 29, 08:41 AM

Cedar River marina planned on TechWorks campus

Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier (IA), Jun 28, 08:47 PM

Waterloo downtown consulting contract up for renewal

Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier (IA), Jun 28, 01:02 PM

From there to here: a bumpy ride for Gary's airport

Times (Munster, IN), Jun 28, 10:46 AM

Independence Mall neighborhood finds its groove

Philadelphia Inquirer (PA), Jun 28, 09:11 AM

Bradenton to demolish 9 abandoned, unsafe homes

Bradenton Herald (FL), Jun 28, 07:33 AM

Affordable housing ruling draws cheers but effect on Ventura project unclear

Ventura County Star (CA), Jun 28, 06:06 AM

Edmond gets new master plan

Daily Oklahoman (Oklahoma City), Jun 28, 06:05 AM

Decades-old Aviation Parkway plan moving forward

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson), Jun 28, 04:21 AM

Navy stealthily targets Hood Canal development

Seattle Times (WA), Jun 28, 03:39 AM


A Picasso of Lego Makes Art, Brick by Brick

New York Times, The, Jun 28, 03:30 AM

Administrator lays out top concerns for Augusta

Augusta Chronicle (GA), Jun 28, 03:06 AM

Railroad donates to education, downtown redevelopment in city

Topeka Capital Journal (KS), Jun 27, 11:17 PM

Alameda: Planning Board rejects revised Boatworks housing, park proposal

Oakland Tribune (CA), Jun 27, 10:48 PM

A number of long-serving nonprofit, government officials set to retire

Saint Paul Pioneer Press (MN), Jun 27, 08:06 PM

As homeless congregate in Currie Park, city struggles for solutions

Palm Beach Post (FL), Jun 27, 06:52 PM

Longmont: Please excuse our dust

Daily Times-Call (Longmont, CO), Jun 27, 04:16 PM

Man's death 'a tragic loss'

Corning Observer (CA), Jun 27, 02:17 PM

Spirit Airlines to invest $31 million in new hangar at Metro Airport

Al-Arab (UK), Jun 27, 12:00 PM


Safe havens to open in Kensington

Philadelphia Tribune, Jun 27, 11:16 AM


Judge clears way for county land sale for Couture high-rise

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI), Jun 27, 08:07 AM

Once seen as obtuse, fans see Triangle Building from new angle

Bakersfield Californian, The (CA), Jun 27, 08:01 AM

Restaurant owner pushes for allowing food-truck hub in downtown Boynton Beach

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), Jun 27, 07:07 AM

Developer plans new condos at Cameron Harbor on Chattanooga waterfront

Chattanooga Times Free Press (TN), Jun 27, 04:00 AM

Baltimore Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Named as 73rd President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors

Manufacturing Close - Up, Jun 27, 02:49 AM

St. Louis moves to mortgage city buildings to buy back land from McKee for spy agency

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO), Jun 26, 10:41 PM

25 of the Biggest U.S. Construction Projects Either on the Drawing Boards or Breaking Ground

Electrical Marketing, Jun 26, 09:58 PM

Historic church faces renovation project

Topeka Capital Journal (KS), Jun 26, 09:45 PM

Pat Neal family's plan for Perico Island family compound dealt legal blow

Bradenton Herald (FL), Jun 26, 09:32 PM

Pittsburg: Hopes high that elite kiteboarders' event Sunday can help establish city as wind/water sports destination

Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA), Jun 26, 04:34 PM

GOP bill to privatize wine, liquor sales under construction

Associated Press, Jun 26, 03:17 PM


The Playground opens as AC's newest non-gambling attraction

Associated Press, Jun 26, 02:33 PM

Sacramento takes next step on railyard hospital, soccer stadium

Sacramento Bee (CA), Jun 26, 02:03 PM


Le Meridien hotel project gets a reprieve Settlement, tax-credit extension give new life

Plain Dealer, The (Cleveland, OH), Jun 26, 01:57 PM


Board OKs Fort McPherson land sale to Tyler Perry

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Jun 26, 01:45 PM


Turbine rules are too much to tackle in one meeting; Huron County planners discuss sound levels, flicker

Huron Daily Tribune, The (Bad Axe, MI), Jun 26, 12:15 PM

Progress reported in master plan for downtown Missoula

Missoulian (MT), Jun 26, 11:22 AM

Kraft co. pulls out of Seabrook deal

Daily News of Newburyport (MA), Jun 26, 10:35 AM


Google chooses Alabama for $600 million data center Facility at retiring Widows Creek coal plant will bring up to 100 jobs to Stevenson

Huntsville Times (AL), Jun 26, 08:50 AM


Supreme Court rules against Texas in housing case

San Antonio Express-News (TX), Jun 25, 06:08 PM


Court Backs City's Taxi Plan, Ending a Long Legal Battle

New York Times, The, Jun 26, 03:42 AM

Plan to relax apartment parking rules in Minneapolis heads for final vote

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), Jun 25, 11:03 PM


Here’s House Republicans’ Plan To Fight California’s Drought

National Journal Online, Jun 25, 08:01 PM

Officials predict student housing proposal will transform SUNY Buffalo State neighborhood

Buffalo News (NY), Jun 25, 07:11 PM

Governor vetoes grant for revitalizing troubled U.S. 1 stretch

Palm Beach Post (FL), Jun 25, 06:54 PM

Councilman says no secret subsidy in Sacramento arena deal

Sacramento Bee (CA), Jun 26, 04:04 AM


Fair housing conference planned in Louisville

Associated Press, Jun 26, 04:02 AM


Expand rail, other public transport to fight climate change, grow economy ; A bill before the Legislature would invest $25 million in train service...

Portland Press Herald (ME), Jun 26, 03:54 AM


It pays to know when a fight’s over

Boston Globe, The (MA), Jun 26, 03:09 AM


Project to complete Meade Co. rural water system kicks off

Associated Press, Jun 26, 02:21 AM

Winchester Lofts brings New Haven eyesore to life

New Haven Register (CT), Jun 25, 10:32 PM

Council approves Community Development funds

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (TX), Jun 25, 09:08 PM

Homeless count comes in low

Cheraw Chronicle (SC), Jun 25, 08:16 PM

Redevelopment of Bucksport paper mill uncertain as demolition nears

Bangor Daily News (ME), Jun 25, 08:11 PM

Kaiser deal signals new direction for Sacramento's downtown railyard

Sacramento Bee (CA), Jun 25, 08:03 PM

Road clear for tattoo parlor's move downtown

Telegraph (Alton, IL), Jun 25, 07:32 PM


Environmental groups remain opposed to Waukesha request for lake water

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI), Jun 25, 07:12 PM

Convention-center hotel's new parking plan: Valets crossing Okeechobee

Palm Beach Post (FL), Jun 25, 06:54 PM

Trustees recommend Evanston firm to lead Winnetka's downtown master plan

Pioneer Press Newspapers (Chicago, IL), Jun 25, 05:11 PM

Orinda road repair plan under scrutiny

Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA), Jun 25, 04:34 PM

Washington Village rebuild could be delayed a year due to legal battle

Hour (Norwalk, CT), Jun 25, 04:24 PM

Solar energy getting closer for Herkimer Co.

Syrian Arab News Agency, Jun 25, 04:00 PM

Lagunitas opening brewery in Southern California

Press Democrat, The (Santa Rosa, CA), Jun 25, 03:48 PM

Proposal a contentious issue for landlords, renters

Fergus Falls Daily Journal (MN), Jun 25, 03:48 PM

Site plan for new mobile home park recommended

Pantagraph (Bloomington, IL), Jun 25, 03:24 PM

Suit: Family flees home after getting letters from 'Watcher'

Associated Press, Jun 25, 02:06 PM


Carson City medical marijuana grow site approved

Associated Press, Jun 25, 01:57 PM


The borough is pushing ahead with its plan to transform a sparsely trafficked side street in the downtown into a "pocket...

South Jersey Times (NJ), Jun 25, 01:43 PM

Detroit OKs demolition permit for Park Avenue hotel

Detroit Free Press (MI), Jun 25, 01:36 PM


Santa Fe Springs Planning Commission approves controversial waste recycling facility

Whittier Daily News (CA), Jun 25, 12:09 PM

GM plant property goes back on block

Indianapolis Business Journal (IN), Jun 25, 11:23 AM

San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District announces conservation plan

El Chicano Weekly, Jun 25, 11:05 AM


Bartow Community Redevelopment: Agency Focusing on Increase Housing

Ledger (Lakeland, FL), Jun 25, 11:00 AM

CDBG 'glitch' changes allocations

Lima News (OH), Jun 25, 10:36 AM

Tech center work could begin in fall

Herald Bulletin (Anderson, IN), Jun 25, 10:21 AM

Development of master plan for downtown Leeds will require public participation

St. Clair News-Aegis (Pell City, AL), Jun 25, 10:18 AM

Walgreens moving into former Colorado Bookstore site on Boulder's University Hill

Daily Camera (Boulder, CO), Jun 25, 10:04 AM


EPA meeting to address next steps for Allied Paper cleanup compromise subject

Kalamazoo Gazette (MI), Jun 25, 09:28 AM

Andover code officer closes ice cream parlor

Sun Journal (Lewiston, ME), Jun 25, 09:22 AM

Artspace El Paso complex breaks ground Downtown

El Paso Times (TX), Jun 24, 11:05 PM


Urban renewal plan for rural area faces scrutiny from public

Oregonian (Portland, OR), Jun 25, 04:41 AM


A New Playground in the Bronx Soaks Up the City’s Problematic Storm Water

New York Times Online, Jun 24, 10:28 PM

A new look for Miami Beach's Lincoln Road

Miami Herald (FL), Jun 24, 10:09 PM


Parks as community development

American City & County, Jun 24, 09:55 PM

Lewiston planners endorse urban chickens

Lewiston Morning Tribune (ID), Jun 25, 08:18 AM

Agenda 21: a conspiracy theory puts sustainability in the crosshairs

Guardian Web, Jun 24, 01:33 PM


DWP to unveil plan to capture storm runoff

Los Angeles Times (CA), Jun 25, 09:35 AM

Developers eye another makeover effort for troubled South Nevada Avenue in Colorado Springs

Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO), Jun 25, 07:46 AM

North Schuylkill opts out of land bank initiative

Republican & Herald (Pottsville, PA), Jun 25, 06:31 AM

Wheatfield alters electronic sign law, names Brooks town attorney

Buffalo News (NY), Jun 25, 06:04 AM

Planning panel to consider mixed-use project in midtown featuring Whole Foods market

Sacramento Bee (CA), Jun 25, 04:05 AM


South Street Seaport on List of Imperiled Historic Sites

New York Times, The, Jun 25, 03:30 AM

$720K Met Council grant cleans up Macy's building for reuse

Saint Paul Pioneer Press (MN), Jun 25, 03:02 AM

St. Louis to consider mortgaging city buildings to lure National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO), Jun 24, 10:42 PM

Design board OKs 58-story downtown tower with changes

Seattle Times (WA), Jun 24, 10:15 PM

New laws could complicate plans for Miami billboard tower

Miami Herald (FL), Jun 24, 10:09 PM

EDITORIAL: Don't derail Tri-Rail

Miami Herald (FL), Jun 24, 10:08 PM

Public restrooms coming downtown

Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN), Jun 24, 08:59 PM

City-owned land will be base for Raleigh affordable-housing push

News & Observer (Raleigh, NC), Jun 24, 07:14 PM

View from Nashville: Charlotte has a leg up on mass transit

Charlotte Observer (NC), Jun 24, 06:05 PM


Plan to legalize 'bootlegged' L.A. apartments advances in City Council

Los Angeles Times (CA), Jun 24, 05:37 PM


I-275 express lane plan gets hostile reception in Tampa's Seminole Heights

Tampa Bay Times (FL), Jun 24, 03:16 PM

Washington County looks at planning review changes

Post-Star (Glen Falls, NY), Jun 24, 03:15 PM

House votes to block Obama's climate plan amid veto threat

Associated Press, Jun 24, 03:12 PM

Monster truck relegated to hideaway in Bartlett

Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Jun 24, 03:09 PM


A Beloved Amusement Park Is Reborn in an Industrial Pocket of Albany

New York Times Online, Jun 24, 03:07 PM


$7.9 million in tax aid goes to ex-GM site decontamination

Associated Press, Jun 24, 02:20 PM

City may provide $9 million loan to school district with repayment through TIF district surplus

Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, WI), Jun 24, 02:05 PM

Developer says Grand Boulevard eyesore will be a showplace

Kansas City Star (MO), Jun 24, 01:35 PM

Hays, Russell get closer look at water transfer plan

Hays Daily News (KS), Jun 24, 01:18 PM

Niles Council hires new community development director

Niles Daily Star (MI), Jun 24, 01:18 PM

The Michaels Organization Plans to Acquire Two Single Room Occupancy Properties on Chicago's Near North Side

National News Agency (Lebanon), Jun 24, 12:00 PM


North Phila. project is PHA's 'most ambitious' in a decade

Philadelphia Tribune, Jun 24, 11:16 AM

VIA launches online survey to support vision 2040

La Prensa (San Antonio, TX), Jun 24, 11:07 AM


Ft. Lauderdale's Sistrunk corridor is a mess

South Florida Times (FL), Jun 24, 11:05 AM

Support for pot farm plan

Daily News of Newburyport (MA), Jun 24, 10:34 AM

Collier commissioners ask lawyer to respond to HUD concerns about affordable housing project

Naples Daily News (FL), Jun 24, 09:55 AM


L.A. panel OKs Academy Museum, but objections are heard

Los Angeles Times (CA), Jun 24, 09:36 AM

Fort Worth Stockyards added to national endangered places list

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX), Jun 24, 09:36 AM


French Quarter music, restaurant zoning changes fall short

Associated Press, Jun 24, 09:00 AM


To attract visitors, parks might add treehouses

Press-Register (Mobile, AL), Jun 24, 08:34 AM

Planning Commission votes to recommend food truck ordinance

Decatur Daily (AL), Jun 24, 08:34 AM

Ford plans for a future with fewer car owners

Detroit Free Press (MI), Jun 24, 05:05 AM

Sierra Club would block Port of Stockton rail expansion

Record (Stockton, CA), Jun 24, 09:34 AM

Preservation organization releases list of endangered locations

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (PA), Jun 24, 08:07 AM

DNR touts green for brownfield redevelopment

La Crosse Tribune (WI), Jun 24, 07:02 AM

Residents voice concern over Capitola hotel project

Santa Cruz Sentinel (CA), Jun 24, 05:17 AM


South Street Seaport Tops Preservation Trust’s List of Endangered Historic Sites

New York Times Online, Jun 24, 05:00 AM

Under new plan, Folsom Lake could be dangerously dry within months

Sacramento Bee (CA), Jun 24, 04:05 AM


Developer, residents settle; project scaled back

Portland Press Herald (ME), Jun 24, 03:51 AM

Sly James coasts to victory as KC mayor in near record low voter turnout

Kansas City Star (MO), Jun 23, 11:08 PM

Group that promotes downtown Alton balks at prospect of budget cut

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO), Jun 23, 10:41 PM

Elgin Code Department adapts to new software, policies

Courier-News, The (Elgin, IL), Jun 23, 10:23 PM


Montgomery, NY, OKs $270M Bonds for Biomass Plant

Waste Age, Jun 23, 09:55 PM

Big new plant - with possibly lots of jobs - coming to Mossy Head

Northwest Florida Daily News (Fort Walton Beach), Jun 23, 09:24 PM

Budget vetoes: Some local projects get the ax

Northwest Florida Daily News (Fort Walton Beach), Jun 23, 09:23 PM

No help from Sacramento for San Bernardino

San Bernardino County Sun (CA), Jun 23, 09:20 PM


More jobs coming to Volkswagen, Chattanooga

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Jun 23, 08:44 PM

Federal grant for homeless veterans lost ; Inactivity at lot set for apartments leads to funds being withdrawn

Florida Times Union, Jun 23, 08:20 PM


Illinois House approves DCEO privatization bill

Associated Press, Jun 23, 08:17 PM


Treasury Department Plans $3.5 Billion in Tax Credit Awards

American Banker, Jun 23, 07:07 PM

Developers seek $11M in city incentives

Herald-Sun (Durham, NC), Jun 23, 06:26 PM


Midland considers 'Redevelopment Ready' designation

Midland Daily News (MI), Jun 23, 05:32 PM

Historic Beth Salem House demolition moves forward in East Manatee to make room for new RaceTrac

Bradenton Herald (FL), Jun 23, 05:05 PM

Scarce services for the homeless

Alamogordo Daily News (NM), Jun 23, 04:26 PM


Groundbreaking held for minor league stadium near Detroit

Associated Press, Jun 23, 02:49 PM


Hartsfield-Jackson terminal to get new look

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Jun 23, 01:38 PM

Utica baseball stadium to be Jimmy John's Field

Detroit Free Press (MI), Jun 23, 01:36 PM

City sues to reclaim $340k property it gave away

Dayton Daily News (OH), Jun 23, 01:19 PM

Block grants sought for bricks, mortar county projects

Ironton Tribune, The (Ohio), Jun 23, 01:17 PM

Opponents: Stop Rocky Gorge Tell City Council housing project would add traffic

Capital (Annapolis, MD), Jun 23, 01:11 PM

Beachwood Shopping Center's days are numbered

Asbury Park Press (NJ), Jun 23, 12:56 PM


Paying for wage hike: impact will land in part on leases as retail chains will lose ground.

Los Angeles Business Journal (CA), Jun 23, 12:01 PM

Amid Drought and Flooding, States and Localities Look to Harness the Rain

Stateline.org, Jun 23, 11:43 AM


Too bad the homeless can't afford to lobby

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Jun 23, 11:05 AM

York County housing developers not grabbing land

York Dispatch, The (PA), Jun 23, 10:34 AM


Sioux City approves land sale for $264M pork plant

Associated Press, Jun 23, 10:19 AM

Decision to ax parking for larger trees could lead to problems

Orlando Sentinel (FL), Jun 23, 10:06 AM