Daily Planning News

'We survived, and Stockton's future looks bright'

Record (Stockton, CA), May 22, 09:37 AM


Homeless vets in S.F. to get more housing

San Francisco Chronicle (CA), May 22, 04:13 AM

Tax Bait for Trophy Companies

State Legislatures, May 20, 11:57 AM

Land bank proposed for idle land; Councilman envisions clearinghouse to gather blocks for redevelopment

Florida Times Union, May 21, 08:11 PM


City able to help fewer residents

Springfield Republican, The (MA), May 21, 05:03 PM

Funding offered for public art downtown

Florida Times Union, May 21, 08:11 PM


EPA offers $20 million river cleanup plan

Kalamazoo Gazette (MI), May 22, 09:46 AM


County homeless count hits 7-year high

Grand Rapids Press (MI), May 22, 09:46 AM

The new soundtrack of Seattle: downtown construction

National News Agency (Lebanon), May 22, 08:00 AM


Lake County Green emphasizes climate change response.

Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), May 22, 04:18 AM

House Appropriations committee passes DOT spending bill with trucking riders intact

Fleet Owner, May 21, 10:13 PM

Hawaii Mayor Happy with EPA Settlement that Results in Fine, Solar Plant

Waste Age, May 21, 10:13 PM

Beaufort's free parking concerns task force

Island Packet (Hilton Head, SC), May 21, 07:21 PM

City Council postpones plan to buy land for new prison in Northeast Philly

Philadelphia Inquirer (PA), May 21, 07:07 PM


PVTA kicks off transportation equity effort

Springfield Republican, The (MA), May 21, 05:03 PM

Portland developer remains interested in redeveloping EWEB riverfront property

Register-Guard (Eugene, OR), May 21, 04:37 PM


Developer to turn Pittsburgh mall into technology hub

Associated Press, May 21, 03:35 PM

Getting rid of an eyesore on city's radar

Herald, The (Sharon, PA), May 21, 03:20 PM

Historic downtown Delray site set to receive modern look

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), May 21, 02:43 PM


Bill would end authority's control of Liberty State Park

Associated Press, May 21, 02:40 PM

Plan in store for Honolulu homeless

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), May 21, 12:10 PM


Pittsburgh City Paper (PA), May 21, 11:17 AM

Fox touts ties between public transit, redevelopment

NJBIZ (NJ), May 21, 11:14 AM

Is your city among the fastest-growing cities in Palm Beach County?

Palm Beach Post (FL), May 21, 10:42 AM

Going up: Booming growth along U.S. 278 fuels Lowcountry's fastest-growing municipalities

Island Packet (Hilton Head, SC), May 21, 05:48 AM


Infrastructure improvements for workforce housing/connect long island

Al Bawaba Business, May 20, 10:14 PM

Developers' downtown projects advance in incentives program

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson), May 20, 08:46 PM

Jersey shore still recovering as 3rd post-Sandy summer nears

Associated Press, May 21, 09:17 AM

Planning Commission says no to buying waterfront land in Holmesburg

Philadelphia Daily News (PA), May 21, 09:13 AM


NYC advocates: Use parking lots land for senior housing

Associated Press, May 21, 07:20 AM

Bradenton City Council urged to slow plan to abolish redevelopment agencies

Bradenton Herald (FL), May 20, 09:32 PM



Boston Globe, The (MA), May 21, 05:08 AM

Grand Forks to pay more toward regional water project in coming years

Grand Forks Herald (ND), May 21, 04:36 AM


Public Housing Residents Wary of Mayor de Blasio’s Plan

New York Times Online, May 19, 10:13 PM


LED lights could lead China through the 'new normal'

San Francisco Chronicle (CA), May 21, 04:12 AM

Foundation plans to convert empty Eastern Kentucky industrial park into wildlife tourism attraction

Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), May 20, 11:05 PM

Kansas City convention hotel proposal is put on fast track

Kansas City Star (MO), May 20, 11:03 PM

Draft downtown plan goes before public Thursday

Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, TX), May 20, 10:38 PM

Time is running out for Oakland to keep Raiders, NFL officials say

Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA), May 20, 10:07 PM

Report, observations shed light on Frederick County's homeless

Frederick News-Post (MD), May 20, 07:25 PM

Committee to explore feasibility of midsize downtown arena

News-Sentinel (Fort Wayne, IN), May 20, 06:04 PM

Rock Falls will pursue EPA loan for water project

Daily Gazette (Sterling, IL), May 20, 02:35 PM


Working to put climate change in the shade Smart policies on greenery and local foods are helping

Plain Dealer, The (Cleveland, OH), May 20, 02:02 PM

City joins in national housing boom

St. Joseph News-Press (MO), May 20, 11:38 AM

Vallejo Planning Commission declines to support homeless day center permit

Times-Herald (Vallejo, CA), May 20, 11:17 AM


Plan made to re-create civil rights era mural in Des Moines

Associated Press, May 20, 10:33 AM

Judge temporarily halts fracking approvals in North Carolina

Associated Press, May 20, 09:49 AM

Bradenton officials to square off with CRAs Wednesday morning

Bradenton Herald (FL), May 20, 07:33 AM

City is pursuing master plan for its future

Free Lance-Star (Fredericksburg, VA), May 20, 07:12 AM

Milford residents oppose affordable housing plan

New Haven Register (CT), May 20, 06:31 AM

Niagara County in need of more foster homes, Social Services chief says

Buffalo News (NY), May 20, 06:14 AM

Kennewick council delays decision on proposed traffic impact fee

Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, WA), May 20, 05:32 AM

Plan to preserve 1,000 white rhinos in Texas draws skepticism

Austin American-Statesman (TX), May 19, 09:26 PM

Top floors of Macy's Downtown could become high-end apartments

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA), May 19, 08:16 PM

Pismo scratches building moratorium but declares critical water shortage

Tribune (San Luis Obispo, CA), May 20, 05:32 AM

Developers worry about Bradenton's plan for Downtown Development Authority

Bradenton Herald (FL), May 19, 09:32 PM


Digging in to help senior citizens

Trenton Times (NJ), May 19, 02:08 PM

Dramatic decrease in city's homeless; Final report shows numbers down over the last 6 years

Florida Times Union, May 19, 08:18 PM


Pop culture museum plan clears Oklahoma Senate on second try

Associated Press, May 19, 11:38 AM

Officials celebrate new affordable housing complex in Sacramento's River District

Sacramento Bee (CA), May 19, 10:34 AM

5 reasons why NJ Transit is un*fare*

Asbury Park Press (NJ), May 19, 08:44 AM

Depressed neighborhood focus of federal, city boost

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), May 19, 07:07 AM


Mayor has new plan to tackle public housing woes

Associated Press, May 19, 06:17 AM

Chase CEO celebrates redevelopment projects in Detroit

Detroit Free Press (MI), May 19, 05:04 AM

Texts prompt call for Chesapeake ethics review

Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, VA), May 18, 09:14 PM

Assisted living, home care poised to grow in Las Cruces

Las Cruces Sun-News (NM), May 18, 01:41 PM


Public meetings start on regional transit plan process

Associated Press, May 19, 04:02 AM

Despite protests, Arctic drill rig preparations continue

Associated Press, May 19, 03:38 AM


Mayor de Blasio’s Public Housing Plan to Seek City Aid and More Money From Tenants

New York Times Online, May 18, 09:05 PM


Scrapyard looms as affront to lakefront: One developer calls on the city to oppose letting new owner American Iron & Metal Co. use the site as a scrapyard.

Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), May 19, 01:47 AM



Wall Street Journal (Abstracts) (NY), May 19, 12:15 AM

April home sales surge; tight inventories contribute to rising prices

La Crosse Tribune (WI), May 18, 07:06 PM


FBI Gets Involved in Amtrak Investigation; Lawsuit Filed Against Amtrak; Legendary Climber Among Dead at Yosemite; Obama Talks

CNN: Newsroom, May 18, 05:06 PM

Pittsburgh's own Skinny Building, 10 other Downtown landmarks get new facades

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (PA), May 18, 03:33 PM

Audit slams Lauderdale agency for shoddy loan oversight

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), May 18, 02:41 PM

Small businesses are making a big impact in Fort Lauderdale

Westside Gazette, May 18, 11:08 AM


Stamford mayor says redevelopment group is no longer needed

Stamford Advocate (CT), May 18, 04:34 AM


Mayor ups the ante on housing

San Francisco Chronicle (CA), May 18, 04:14 AM


Dayton not yet on board with brewing buffer strip plan

Associated Press, May 17, 06:59 PM



Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), May 17, 01:53 PM


Group sues to halt logging project in Kootenai Forest

Associated Press, May 17, 12:21 PM

Pilot program helping Germanna identify workforce in high-demand areas

Free Lance-Star (Fredericksburg, VA), May 17, 07:10 AM

Gateways, utilities, light rail? McDougal says downtown coming to fruition

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (TX), May 17, 06:11 AM

Zoning change opens door for hotel-to-apartment conversions

Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg), May 16, 08:17 PM

Blighted buildings plus tax incentives draw developers downtown

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson), May 18, 04:09 AM

Detroit to test innovative 'blue infrastructure' project

Detroit Free Press (MI), May 17, 05:06 AM

No way out: For drivers caught in gridlock, little relief down the road

Miami Herald (FL), May 17, 11:11 AM


American Indian museum plan on track, but city can derail it

Associated Press, May 17, 09:42 AM


Portland committed to fighting discrimination

Oregonian (Portland, OR), May 18, 04:38 AM



South Jersey Times (NJ), May 17, 01:43 PM


Longtime planner wants city to fire him

Boston Globe, The (MA), May 18, 03:06 AM

Deseret wants state review to solve environment dispute

Orlando Sentinel (FL), May 17, 09:51 PM

Cawley opposes 'blighted' tag

Mount Airy News (NC), May 17, 06:51 AM


Cumberland shuttle to cost $1.7 million

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), May 17, 06:33 AM


Stalled City

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), May 17, 04:07 AM


Housing Apartheid, American Style

New York Times, The, May 17, 03:30 AM


Inside tracks to a renaissance

Boston Globe, The (MA), May 17, 03:07 AM

Report: Santa Fe among worst metro areas for construction job growth

Santa Fe New Mexican, The (NM), May 16, 11:37 PM


EPA inches closer to releasing Libby Superfund remedies.

Hazardous Waste Superfund Alert, May 16, 11:13 PM


Too many are stuck outside the poor door

Philadelphia Tribune, May 16, 11:17 AM


California's cap-and-trade program is key to Gov. Jerry Brown's agenda

Los Angeles Times (CA), May 15, 11:39 PM

Sausalito bike plan stirs debate in seaside hamlet

Marin Independent Journal (CA), May 15, 11:19 PM

Calif. drought leads Starbucks to rely on Pittston Twp. company for bottled water

Times Leader (Wilkes-Barre, PA), May 15, 09:21 PM

Count shows fewer homeless in Augusta

Augusta Chronicle (GA), May 15, 06:37 PM


Poll: Big Apple residents split on congestion pricing Less than half approve of tolls on the East River bridges

Staten Island Advance (NY), May 15, 04:34 PM

Providence streetcar project draws scrutiny

Providence Journal (RI), May 15, 01:51 PM


Oklahoma Senate moves to eliminate wind tax credits

Associated Press, May 15, 11:52 AM


Mt. Airy group wins $100K community improvement grant

Philadelphia Tribune, May 15, 11:18 AM

Local officials swap 'lessons learned' in disaster recovery

Daily Times-Call (Longmont, CO), May 15, 10:32 AM

Buffalo plan raises question: Who wants a dollar store?

Buffalo News (NY), May 15, 10:27 AM


Plan for replacing UW student housing revealed

Associated Press, May 15, 10:23 AM