Daily Planning News


Drivers urged to plan for downtown Chicago roadwork, closure

Associated Press, Aug 28, 04:31 AM


Dwellings That Defy the Idea of Home

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

Connecticut Says It Has Ended Chronic Homelessness for Veterans

Hartford Courant (CT), Aug 27, 11:51 PM

Cities enter second round of Southwest light-rail talks

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), Aug 27, 10:55 PM


California, US seek permits for giant water tunnels project

Associated Press, Aug 27, 06:08 PM


Wichita planning 'urban wetlands' park

Associated Press, Aug 28, 07:42 AM


Village may toughen rules for TIF districts.

Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), Aug 28, 09:04 AM

Homeowners file new lawsuits over runway noise

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), Aug 27, 08:41 PM


Judge halts federal water rule challenged by Nevada, states

Associated Press, Aug 27, 06:15 PM


How L.A.'s 20-year mobility plan could transform the roads around you

Los Angeles Times (CA), Aug 27, 05:38 PM


Manteo hopes to turn a national spotlight on its history

Associated Press, Aug 27, 04:20 PM

Unruly bar patrons have Lodi planners concerned

Lodi News-Sentinel (CA), Aug 27, 01:34 PM

Plan takes big step to slow Austin flooding

Post-Bulletin (Rochester, MN), Aug 27, 01:26 PM


Harrisburg gets millions to tackle health hazards

Patriot-News (Harrisburg, PA), Aug 27, 11:28 AM

Where are the county's homeless people?

San Diego Union-Tribune (CA), Aug 27, 10:53 AM

Zoning transition continues in Whitefish 'doughnut'

Daily Inter Lake, The (Kalispell, MT), Aug 27, 09:01 AM

Mercer County Commission approves first reading of planning ordinance

Bluefield Daily Telegraph (WV), Aug 27, 07:46 AM

Colorado Springs officials take first step toward declaring South Nevada an urban renewal site

Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO), Aug 27, 07:35 AM

Deal to develop parkland near dunes riles conservationists

Associated Press, Aug 27, 01:36 AM

Merced workshop to focus on lawns, drought

Merced Sun-Star (CA), Aug 26, 10:40 PM

Group threatens to sue SLO County if new wells are approved without review

Tribune (San Luis Obispo, CA), Aug 26, 10:35 PM


Katrina was a learning experience

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 27, 04:10 AM


Regulators suing Bangor over pollution ; A proposed agreement includes infrastructure work to comply with the Clean Water Act.

Portland Press Herald (ME), Aug 27, 03:56 AM


New Orleans Remade, for Better and Worse

New York Times, The, Aug 27, 03:30 AM

Orange chips in to help keep tech companies here

Orlando Sentinel (FL), Aug 26, 09:50 PM


How plants can ease hot temperatures in cities

Christian Science Monitor, The, Aug 26, 06:01 PM


New standard will require cities and counties to report corporate tax breaks

American City & County, Aug 26, 09:54 PM


Lee's homeless plan is a breath of fresh air

San Francisco Chronicle (CA), Aug 27, 04:06 AM


Water pollution tests planned around Grissom air base

Associated Press, Aug 27, 04:05 AM

City unveils Grow Modesto Fund

Modesto Bee (CA), Aug 26, 09:37 PM


A battle over Georgia mill sparks environmental debate

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Aug 26, 08:44 PM

St. Paul: City council votes to amend park ordinance

Saint Paul Pioneer Press (MN), Aug 26, 08:14 PM

Residents criticize Raleigh revitalization plan

News & Observer (Raleigh, NC), Aug 26, 07:11 PM

New battle plan: Agencies develop programs, alter strategy in war on poverty

Herald, The (Sharon, PA), Aug 26, 03:19 PM

City looks ahead to future housing initiatives

Grand Haven Tribune (MI), Aug 26, 03:15 PM

Moratorium on solar panels adopted

Glenn County Transcript (CA), Aug 26, 02:17 PM


Hawaii County works toward ADA compliance in transit system

Associated Press, Aug 26, 02:13 PM


Ex-mayor fights on against marina

Mosman Daily (New South Wales, Australia), Aug 26, 02:10 PM

Manatee developer Pat Neal's wetland permit approved by board

Bradenton Herald (FL), Aug 26, 07:32 AM

City leaders want 'blighted' area reduced

Mount Airy News (NC), Aug 26, 01:19 PM


Builder Bundle Program helps to ‘shape’ future

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 26, 11:19 AM


HANO moves to build on sites: Scattered site plans due Oct. 5

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 26, 11:19 AM


Resilient New Orleans Strategy seeks to ease bounceback

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 26, 11:19 AM

Planning Commission delays vote on urban agriculture ordinance

San Diego Union-Tribune (CA), Aug 26, 10:02 AM

Developers ask that Atlantic Crossing project struggling for final approvals be discussed at meeting

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), Aug 26, 07:07 AM

Lawyer wants Fayette wind turbines shut down

Tribune-Review (Greensburg, PA), Aug 26, 06:33 AM

Plan to pipe Diablo Canyon's desalinated water to South County moves forward

Tribune (San Luis Obispo, CA), Aug 25, 10:33 PM


Phoenix mayor claims victory for transport plan, tax hike

Associated Press, Aug 26, 02:46 AM

Like it or not, landscaped 10th St. medians are history in Jeffersonville

Evening News and The Tribune, The (Jeffersonville, IN), Aug 26, 09:16 AM

Flood control plan upsets farmers

Blade (Toledo, OH), Aug 26, 07:09 AM


$1B Gap Imperils Boston Green Line Project

Bond Buyer (Online), Aug 25, 12:30 PM

Uber teams with UA on driverless-car research

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson), Aug 26, 04:08 AM


New 'Jurassic National Monument' part of public lands plan

Associated Press, Aug 25, 03:18 PM

Planners seek public reaction to Greensboro-area transportation plans

News & Record (Greensboro, NC), Aug 25, 09:14 PM

Ride-hailing firms can make pickups at Los Angeles airport

Associated Press, Aug 25, 05:51 PM

A ‘new’ New Orleans emerges 10 years after hurricane Katrina

Yerepouni Daily News (Lebanon), Aug 26, 05:34 AM

Developer, residents at odds over rezoning off Billings Road

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer (GA), Aug 26, 02:34 AM

Preservation watch list spotlights historic structures

Naperville Sun (IL), Aug 25, 10:25 PM

The New Orleans I watched suffer from afar is the city I now proudly call home

Guardian Web, Aug 25, 04:20 PM


Chattahoochee plan stokes fear downstream from Atlanta

Associated Press, Aug 25, 12:13 PM


A governor who acted on homelessness? See Lingle

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Aug 25, 11:19 AM

City braces to develop Little River area

Eagle-Tribune (North Andover, MA), Aug 25, 11:19 AM


Bill would cut taxes on industrial lands near the rail system

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Aug 25, 11:09 AM

Garcetti Unveils 'Battle Plan' for Homeless with New Skid Row Apartments

Los Angeles Sentinel (CA), Aug 25, 11:07 AM


Baltimore gets $3.7M for lead removal

Associated Press, Aug 25, 10:51 AM


OPINION: Smart growth in USA requires new supply chain strategies

Supply Chain Digital, Aug 25, 05:09 AM


NY Assembly to examine impact of poverty on children

Associated Press, Aug 25, 03:06 AM


Vote another step toward Roth seizure

Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), Aug 25, 02:23 AM

BRIEF: What do you think about downtown and arts planning? The city wants to know

Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot (CA), Aug 24, 08:16 PM

EPA awards $400,000 to spur brownfields development in Allegheny County

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA), Aug 24, 08:11 PM


Tiny house turns into big headache for Michigan man

Associated Press, Aug 24, 02:42 PM


Abandoned boats clutter possible Hyde County industrial site

Associated Press, Aug 25, 07:38 AM


Waukesha Plan for Lake Michigan Water Raises Worries

New York Times Online, Aug 25, 07:00 AM

More questions rise on West Columbia riverfront project

State (Columbia, SC), Aug 25, 03:33 AM


State plan for lower-flowing Chattahoochee finds resistance downstream

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Aug 24, 08:42 PM

Study: More gentrification, displacement expected in Bay Area

UPI Science News, Aug 24, 05:49 PM

Duo revive cleaned-up Superfund site in Cedar Falls

Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier (IA), Aug 24, 08:49 PM


State cuts rebates for rich on hybrid, electric cars

Associated Press, Aug 24, 05:59 PM

Brooklyn leads city boom of new affordable housing units

AM New York, Aug 24, 12:48 PM


Work begins on $50M seawall in Atlantic City inlet

Associated Press, Aug 24, 12:18 PM


Pasadena's general plan focuses on new downtown housing, development

Pasadena Star-News (CA), Aug 24, 12:03 PM

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper: River polluter fined $10 M for dumping chemicals in Atlanta

LaGrange Daily News (GA), Aug 24, 11:44 AM

LaGrange Housing Authority to raze, rebuild public housing

LaGrange Daily News (GA), Aug 24, 11:44 AM

Development planned for blighted block

San Diego Union-Tribune (CA), Aug 24, 11:23 AM


Obama Flies to the Nevada Desert to Promote Solar Energy

New York Times Online, Aug 24, 10:58 AM

Judgment request sought

Dominion Post (Morgantown, WV), Aug 24, 07:15 AM

Redevelopment of Hoover site faces potential new EPA hurdles

Akron Beacon Journal (OH), Aug 24, 07:03 AM


City not eager to assume responsibility for burnt buildings in Gardiner ; One owner offers to give his building to the city but officials won't...

Portland Press Herald (ME), Aug 23, 04:06 AM


Connecting, counting the dots

Boston Globe, The (MA), Aug 23, 03:12 AM

Colorado Springs residents want to stop development of student housing

Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO), Aug 22, 10:36 PM

Affordable housing developer eyes new Santa Cruz site

Santa Cruz Sentinel (CA), Aug 22, 08:01 PM

Is New Orleans in danger of turning into a modern-day Atlantis?

Guardian Web, Aug 24, 07:15 AM

Birmingham residents to head to rezoning showdown

Detroit Free Press (MI), Aug 24, 05:03 AM


'Resilient cities' broaden planning

San Francisco Chronicle (CA), Aug 23, 04:10 AM

Downtown galleries, art studios face rising rents and scattered sites

Columbian (Vancouver, WA), Aug 23, 10:34 AM

Controversy over light rail very much alive

Herald-Sun (Durham, NC), Aug 22, 06:19 PM

Reimagining New Orleans as America's most resilient waterfront city

Guardian Web, Aug 21, 01:55 PM

UW may build office tower atop U District light-rail station

Seattle Times (WA), Aug 24, 03:38 AM

Zoning plan taking shape

Herald-Times (Bloomington, IN), Aug 24, 03:35 AM

City officials at loggerheads over anti-blight funding

Evansville Courier & Press (IN), Aug 23, 05:20 PM

Flat revenues creates struggle to keep city finances on track

Decatur Daily (AL), Aug 23, 08:43 AM


Nevada preservationists try to save Depression-era hospital from the wrecking ball

Los Angeles Times (CA), Aug 23, 06:43 AM


State lags on tracking tax breaks' effectiveness ; We may be missing chances to grow businesses and wasting money on fruitless programs.

Portland Press Herald (ME), Aug 23, 04:06 AM


New Orleans explores affordable housing options

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 23, 03:42 AM


Remade public housing not working for everyone: Many struggle with transition to Section 8 housing alternative Residents seek guidance in finding housing

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 23, 03:42 AM

Boston Receives $350K Grant for Climate Change Preparedness

Saudi Press Agency (Saudi Arabia), Aug 22, 02:03 PM


New York’s terrible idea for how to get rid of topless panhandlers in Times Square

Independent, The (UK) (Online), Aug 22, 01:43 PM


N.O. reduces homeless population by 85 percent: ‘Before Katrina, we didn’t partner well,’ HUD director says

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Aug 22, 04:19 AM


New York City Declines to Fight in Court for Complex Near Citi Field

New York Times Online, Aug 19, 11:05 PM

Public comment sought on HUD grant draft

Goshen News (IN), Aug 21, 10:16 PM

Floyd Kephart submits final plan for Oakland Raiders stadium

Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA), Aug 21, 10:05 PM

Activists: Neighborhood Improvement Zone has helped improve neighborhoods

Morning Call (Allentown, PA), Aug 21, 10:04 PM

Texas vs. New Mexico water battle gets hearings in New Orleans

Las Cruces Sun-News (NM), Aug 21, 09:35 PM

EDITORIAL: From Katrina's ruin: New Orleans strives to build a stronger city

Chicago Tribune (IL), Aug 21, 09:09 PM


Judge dismisses board's claim to control Flathead water

Associated Press, Aug 21, 06:41 PM

Court deals blow to lawsuits challenging Grove Bay project

Miami Herald (FL), Aug 21, 05:13 PM

Spring Lake Twp. gets state grant for planning, resource inventory

Grand Haven Tribune (MI), Aug 21, 03:16 PM

Attorney general wants state to deny permit to Wynn casino

Associated Press, Aug 21, 03:14 PM


A Lawyer Quit Her Job to Start a Climate Museum in New York

New York Times Online, Aug 21, 03:13 PM

Orlando's goal to be more pedestrian-friendly moves ahead

Orlando Sentinel (FL), Aug 21, 02:38 PM


Portland officials announce $900,000 plan to help homeless

Associated Press, Aug 21, 02:16 PM

City studies Lincoln Draw flood control project

Hays Daily News (KS), Aug 21, 01:17 PM

65 families in Pittsburgh public housing earn too much, city official says

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA), Aug 21, 06:10 AM



New York Times (Abstracts) (NY), Aug 21, 04:18 AM


Ky.'s jobless rate rises slightly in July

Associated Press, Aug 21, 04:01 AM