Daily Planning News


HUD secretary to announce economic opportunity program

Associated Press, Apr 28, 08:20 AM

What the experts say: how to make our cities more sustainable

Guardian Web, Apr 28, 05:26 AM


Stamford task force found URC spending illegal

Stamford Advocate (CT), Apr 28, 04:34 AM


Maine recruiting residents for bee population project

Associated Press, Apr 28, 04:16 AM

Palm Beach County residents join lawsuit fighting All Aboard funding

Palm Beach Post (FL), Apr 27, 06:53 PM


Delaware bill allows land banks to acquire vacant properties

Associated Press, Apr 27, 01:45 PM

EDITORIAL: Infrastructure grant helps city's future

Muskogee Phoenix (OK), Apr 28, 04:46 AM


Second Florida County to File Suit Against Train Project

Bond Buyer, Apr 27, 07:12 PM

Urban Land Institute to offer redevelopment strategies for Griffin property Land use and urban planning experts to present future vision on May 1

Norman Transcript (OK), Apr 27, 06:49 PM

Miami Innovation Tower headed to Monday vote

Miami Herald (FL), Apr 27, 05:07 PM


City enticing developers to historic home hit by tornado

Associated Press, Apr 27, 02:28 PM


It's only temporary Graffiti artists take over closed Downtown store

Jersey Journal (NJ), Apr 27, 01:42 PM

Niles man forms plan to provide safer walkability

Niles Daily Star (MI), Apr 27, 01:18 PM

Affordable housing project planned for downtown

Record-Eagle, The (Traverse City, MI), Apr 27, 12:59 PM

County could update landfill ordinance

Austin Daily Herald (MN), Apr 27, 12:48 PM

Harford County needs $750,000 more to cover winter costs

Aegis, The (Bel Air, MD), Apr 27, 10:11 AM

Feud with Albany could kill Cattaraugus' Route 219 bridge project

Buffalo News (NY), Apr 27, 06:09 AM

Southwest Airlines Updates on Heart of the Community Program

Travel & Leisure Close - Up, Apr 27, 02:49 AM

Bill signed by Gov. Deal could hinder effort to bring grocery store to downtown Athens

Athens Banner-Herald (GA), Apr 26, 01:46 PM

By any other name, Florida mulling climate change in disaster plans

Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville, FL), Apr 26, 07:10 AM

Organizers well on their way to funding homeless event

St. Cloud Times (MN), Apr 26, 03:35 AM

TxDOT: AT&T delays on highway projects cost taxpayers $21 million

El Paso Times (TX), Apr 25, 11:04 PM

City issues survey with water bills

Topeka Capital Journal (KS), Apr 25, 10:32 PM

Butler commissioner candidates discuss strengthening economy

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA), Apr 25, 08:11 PM

Food Trucks, Town Hall Rules On Fort Smith Agenda

Times Record (Fort Smith, AR), Apr 27, 09:52 AM

Officials tackling transportation problems in north Utah County

Deseret News (UT), Apr 27, 09:45 AM


Perry-Fort McPherson closing in sight

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), Apr 26, 01:33 PM


Redevelopment project in NYC stalls over a high-rise.

Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, MA), Apr 27, 04:07 AM

Urban renewal at heart of dueling bills in Colorado Statehouse

Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO), Apr 26, 10:49 PM

Waikiki plan irks residents

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Apr 26, 12:11 PM

Telling the city's story

Messenger-Inquirer (Owensboro, KY), Apr 26, 06:20 PM

Hotel height fight moves from Amherst to Tonawanda with proposed Holiday Inn Express

Buffalo News (NY), Apr 27, 06:09 AM

Neighborhood group bringing in funds for Roosevelt Park

Ames Tribune (IA), Apr 26, 05:46 PM

Balisacan cites constraints to rural growth

Philippine Star News, Apr 26, 01:38 PM

As Austin grows, community finds itself in need of housing

Austin Daily Herald (MN), Apr 26, 12:51 PM


City pays $200K to protect historic downtown building

Huntsville Times (AL), Apr 26, 10:17 AM

Officials explore luring more business downtown

Bakersfield Californian, The (CA), Apr 26, 08:48 AM

Poor decisions accelerated decline of Toledo's once-bustling downtown

Blade (Toledo, OH), Apr 26, 08:25 AM

Building restoration could be icing on the 'cake'

Bakersfield Californian, The (CA), Apr 25, 09:07 PM


Panhandlers complicate Westown development plan

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI), Apr 25, 07:10 PM

Planning's under way for renovating Longmont's Garden Acres Park

Daily Times-Call (Longmont, CO), Apr 25, 04:17 PM

City tackles blighted Downtown buildings

Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Apr 25, 03:05 PM

Beverly neighbors appeal approval of Whole Foods plaza

Salem News (MA), Apr 25, 09:56 AM


New York state tightens tax credits, revamps brownfields cleanups.

Hazardous Waste Superfund Alert, Apr 25, 03:04 AM

Planning an oasis

American City & County, Apr 22, 06:05 PM


Bike Sharing Program in the Pioneer Valley

Al Bawaba Business, Apr 24, 11:03 PM

Governor says state is a partner with Memphis in effort to cut poverty

Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Apr 24, 09:10 PM

Lake Wylie park plan in long line of requests for county money

Lake Wylie Pilot (SC), Apr 24, 08:09 PM

Community garden project approved by parks board

Rushville Republican (IN), Apr 24, 02:23 PM

New Orleans ended veteran homelessness. Let's do it across America

Guardian Web, Apr 24, 01:19 PM


Panel backs bill to support homeless vets housing project

Associated Press, Apr 24, 11:16 AM

Homelessness on the decline in Erie County for the second straight year

Erie Times-News (PA), Apr 24, 11:12 AM


Residents asked to give opinion on community image plan

Muskegon Chronicle (MI), Apr 24, 09:43 AM

Victoria's long-range planning meeting focuses on development

Victoria Advocate (TX), Apr 24, 05:36 AM

Developer plans twisting, 633-foot LED billboard tower in Miami

Miami Herald (FL), Apr 23, 10:07 PM

New York City presents anti-poverty plan

Associated Press, Apr 23, 07:21 PM

Report: Homelessness continues to decline in Palm Beach County

Palm Beach Post (FL), Apr 23, 06:53 PM


Solar farm plans cancelled at closed superfund landfill in Mount Olive, NJ.

Hazardous Waste Superfund Alert, Apr 25, 03:04 AM

Study: Downtown St. Paul parking adequate but confusing

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

Halt junk vehicle ordinance, some officials say

Times Leader (Wilkes-Barre, PA), Apr 24, 09:24 PM

Pullman monument could have replica train car as Metra stop shelter

Chicago Tribune (IL), Apr 24, 09:16 PM

Innovate ABQ open for business

Albuquerque Journal (NM), Apr 24, 09:01 PM

Section of Cedar Rapids WPA-era mural recreated

Gazette (Cedar Rapids, IA), Apr 24, 08:07 PM


Expansion of planning building under way at University of Michigan

American School & University Magazine, Apr 25, 02:21 AM

Report: Madison public market could pump $22 million a year into local economy

Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, WI), Apr 24, 07:36 PM

Montana governor signs tribal water-rights ratification into law -- but more rivers to cross

Montana Standard (Butte), Apr 24, 07:34 PM

Buffalo improvement projects getting Buffalo Billion money

Buffalo News (NY), Apr 24, 07:27 PM


Atlantic City Receives $500M Investment

Bond Buyer, Apr 24, 07:08 PM

All Aboard Florida strikes development deal with West Palm Beach

Palm Beach Post (FL), Apr 24, 06:56 PM


Wildlife managers trying to entice plovers to north coast

Associated Press, Apr 24, 05:01 PM


Commission: PawSox stadium meeting will be open to public

Associated Press, Apr 24, 04:04 PM


St. Louis stadium task force members remain optimistic

Associated Press, Apr 24, 03:07 PM


Rethink process of historic designation

Jersey Journal (NJ), Apr 24, 02:47 PM


Feds Approve NJ Plan to Spend Third Round of Hurricane Sandy Aid

Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), Apr 24, 01:48 PM

Transit agency moves to ban all political ads on NYC buses

Associated Press, Apr 24, 01:18 PM

New commercial building aims to be state's greenest

Missoulian (MT), Apr 24, 11:18 AM

Housing activists call for legislative fix for rising rents

Bay State Banner, The (MA), Apr 24, 11:06 AM

Affordable-housing advocates seek tax on flipped properties

Philadelphia Inquirer (PA), Apr 24, 09:12 AM

Developer balks at minority hiring goals

Bay State Banner, The (MA), Apr 24, 11:06 AM

Bill would slash funds to Ohio cities with red-light cameras

Blade (Toledo, OH), Apr 24, 07:10 AM

Philadelphia council weighs taxing shopping bags

Philadelphia Daily News (PA), Apr 24, 09:09 AM


Mississippi Power to develop 2 new solar generating farms

Associated Press, Apr 24, 03:49 AM


Volunteers plan tiny homes for homeless in Syracuse

Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), Apr 24, 01:34 AM

Future growth of Colorado Springs addressed at infill workshop

Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO), Apr 23, 10:47 PM

ProMedica plan deemed financial win for Toledo

Blade (Toledo, OH), Apr 24, 07:09 AM

New petition filed to conserve Lake Mendocino water

Press Democrat, The (Santa Rosa, CA), Apr 23, 10:17 PM

Whitney Museum debuts new building in meatpacking district

UPI Top Stories, Apr 23, 09:56 PM

California drought: Environmental group sues to drain Hetch Hetchy Reservoir

San Jose Mercury News (CA), Apr 23, 08:46 PM

St. Paul projects raise ire of neighbors

Saint Paul Pioneer Press (MN), Apr 23, 08:04 PM

Program helps public servant become homeowner

San Angelo Standard-Times (TX), Apr 23, 06:54 PM

Applause, skepticism greet NYC mayor's anti-poverty plan

Associated Press, Apr 23, 05:21 PM

Pricey plan looks to alleviate Houston interstate congestion

Associated Press, Apr 23, 05:06 PM


Corps hopes Ohio suit won’t delay dredging

Plain Dealer, The (Cleveland, OH), Apr 23, 01:58 PM


Developer Sues Newark for Choice of Retail Over Open Space

Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), Apr 23, 01:56 PM


Bloomington man wants to share his love of heirloom seeds

Associated Press, Apr 23, 01:20 PM

Illinois lawmakers fast-track OKs for Obama, Lucas museums

Associated Press, Apr 23, 12:39 PM

Tower builder rejects proposal to double duration of low rents

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Apr 23, 12:11 PM

Developer plans twisting, 633-foot LED billboard tower in Overtown

Miami Herald (FL), Apr 23, 11:07 AM

S.J. leaders go to Washington, plead for funds

Record (Stockton, CA), Apr 23, 09:50 AM


Downtown L.A.'s quirky Hotel Figueroa to get Mediterranean makeover

Los Angeles Times (CA), Apr 23, 09:45 AM

EDITORIAL: Mass transit upgrades are needs, not frills, for city

Albuquerque Journal (NM), Apr 23, 08:04 AM


Walking New York: The Power Walker

New York Times Online, Apr 23, 06:59 AM


Two-hour parking tweaks on St. Petersburg City Council radar

Tampa Bay Times (FL), Apr 23, 06:18 AM


L.A. City Council calls for new plan to get homeless off the streets

Los Angeles Times (CA), Apr 23, 04:39 AM


Council approves zoning changes for $450M Red Wings arena

Bay City Times (MI), Apr 23, 09:41 AM

Salem Farmers Market plans move

Eagle-Tribune (North Andover, MA), Apr 23, 04:19 AM


Nonprofit offers 'permanently' low rentals

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Apr 23, 04:20 AM


Mayor de Blasio Revives Plan for a Utica Avenue Subway Line

New York Times Online, Apr 22, 11:10 PM

Virginia transportation board seeks feedback on long-range plan

Daily Press (Newport News, VA), Apr 22, 10:45 PM

Preservation group fights for tax credit to fund work on historic buildings

Beacon-News, The (Aurora, IL), Apr 22, 10:23 PM

HUD: Landlord rejected Hmong family, noting mom's limited English

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), Apr 22, 09:51 PM

Small businesses add bustle to Belmont's 'Great Main Street'

Charlotte Observer (NC), Apr 22, 06:04 AM

Biloxi looks at traffic plan as stadium gets closer to completion

Sun Herald (Biloxi, MS), Apr 22, 07:35 AM


The Great Pyramid of Manhattan

Atlantic, The, Apr 22, 07:07 AM

Obama in the Everglades to raise alarm on climate change

Guardian Web, Apr 22, 06:18 AM


Anti-light-rail effort suffers ballot title defeat

Oregonian (Portland, OR), Apr 22, 04:43 AM


The green dot: Decades of housing in Broadmoor, New Orleans

Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA), Apr 22, 04:08 AM

Minnesota House OKs Republican transportation plan

Saint Paul Pioneer Press (MN), Apr 22, 03:03 AM


NJ Townships Possess Broad Zoning Powers To Preserve Environmentally Sensitive Land

Mondaq Business Briefing, Apr 22, 12:12 AM

City applauds waterfront evolution

Wenatchee World, The (WA), Apr 21, 11:38 PM

County could seek sales tax for law enforcement under plan

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO), Apr 21, 10:57 PM

Bellevue plan to complete circle at Downtown Park draws complaints

Seattle Times (WA), Apr 21, 10:15 PM


Urban planner peddles walkability

Houston Chronicle (TX), Apr 21, 08:59 PM

Changes sought in Chapel Hill's Ephesus-Fordham district plan

Chapel Hill News (NC), Apr 21, 07:19 PM


Iowa House OKs bill aimed at expanding broadband

Associated Press, Apr 21, 05:37 PM

Realtors, builders criticize Orlando's proposed duplex restrictions

Orlando Sentinel (FL), Apr 21, 02:39 PM

Detroit OKs change paving way for Red Wings arena

Detroit Free Press (MI), Apr 21, 01:39 PM