Daily Planning News


Central Ohio readying for influx of 500,000 new residents

Columbus Dispatch (OH), Apr 18, 06:14 AM

Appeals court denies petition, clears way for high-speed rail trial

Fresno Bee, The (CA), Apr 17, 03:40 PM


Environmental groups sue to stop Illiana Tollway

Associated Press, Apr 17, 05:20 PM

Activists vying for Santa Cruz tree protection

Santa Cruz Sentinel (CA), Apr 18, 05:18 AM

City hopes to market failed downtown-area redevelopment site

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson), Apr 17, 04:08 AM


Dropping search for planning director suggested

Associated Press, Apr 18, 07:09 AM

Somersworth mulling revised backyard chicken plan

Foster's Daily Democrat (Dover, NH), Apr 18, 04:49 AM


Residents hear about plan for 'new downtown Franklin'

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI), Apr 18, 08:11 AM

Desalinated water to be piped into Beijing by 2019

China Daily: US Edition, Apr 18, 04:40 AM

'Pufferbelly' route preserved after all -- or is it?

News-Sentinel (Fort Wayne, IN), Apr 17, 06:10 PM

Shasta Lake breaks ground on affordable housing project

Record Searchlight (Redding, CA), Apr 17, 11:23 AM


North Philly finalist for Choice Neighborhoods program

Philadelphia Tribune, Apr 17, 11:18 AM

Plan could change city's landscape

Brandon Sun, The (Manitoba, Canada), Apr 17, 11:12 AM

Developers moving forward on huge North Las Vegas master plan community

Las Vegas Sun (NV), Apr 17, 09:08 AM

Smart Growth principles part of Treasure Valley summit

Idaho Statesman (Boise), Apr 17, 06:03 AM


Va. transportation plan begins road show

Associated Press, Apr 17, 02:16 AM

Final draft issued of master plan for downtown Athens

Athens Banner-Herald (GA), Apr 16, 04:01 PM

Appeals court denies high-speed rail petition

Fresno Bee, The (CA), Apr 16, 03:45 PM


Court rules for environmentalists in water fight

Associated Press, Apr 16, 03:17 PM

Construction to begin on downtown Bellingham housing for homeless

Bellingham Herald (WA), Apr 16, 09:42 AM

Funding for residential streets needs more research, officials say

Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, TX), Apr 16, 08:40 AM

Porter County asked to contribute to high-speed rail project

Times (Munster, IN), Apr 16, 03:44 PM

Commission urged to plan economic development

Tampa Tribune (FL), Apr 16, 05:34 AM


In Yonkers, a Shuttered Jail Becomes Part of a Budding Art Scene

New York Times Online, Apr 15, 08:20 PM

Palm Beach County approves climate change plan

South Florida Sun Sentinel (FL), Apr 15, 10:35 PM

Groups join forces in effort to seal abandoned wells

Telegraph-Herald (Dubuque, IA), Apr 15, 11:16 PM

Allentown residents make appeal to avoid building costly sidewalks

Morning Call (Allentown, PA), Apr 15, 10:11 PM

Malloy to make blight funding announcement in Norwich Wednesday

Day, The (New London, CT), Apr 15, 08:35 PM


Housing trouble grows in China.

Wall Street Journal (Abstracts), Apr 16, 02:06 AM

Saragoga: Question to residents: Demolish John Henry House or relocate it?

Saratoga News (CA), Apr 15, 10:21 AM

Mountains to the Sea Trail planning underway

Stokes News, The (Walnut Cove, NC), Apr 15, 10:18 AM

Greene County residents overflow 'closet' meeting on alternative water project

Kinston Free Press (NC), Apr 15, 07:31 AM

Greensburg signs up for Westmoreland County land bank

Tribune-Review (Greensburg, PA), Apr 15, 06:37 AM

Germantown residents push development plan back to committee

Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Apr 15, 06:35 AM

Law would put additional requirements on all bars, nightclubs in Myrtle Beach

Sun News (Myrtle Beach, SC), Apr 15, 02:32 AM

Supervisors to consider rent, fee increases at airports

Ventura County Star (CA), Apr 14, 11:44 PM

Loan fund targets small rental buildings

Chicago Tribune (IL), Apr 15, 10:08 AM


Land bank bill undermined by confusion

Times Union (Albany, NY), Apr 15, 09:43 AM

Developers eye East Anchorage mobile home park for upscale development

Anchorage Daily News (AK), Apr 15, 07:05 AM

Pottsville outlines downtown blight initiative, plans community summit

Republican & Herald (Pottsville, PA), Apr 15, 06:36 AM


University of Utah names new architecture dean

Associated Press, Apr 15, 06:12 AM

Planners greenlight $100 million downtown Chattanooga waterfront project

Chattanooga Times Free Press (TN), Apr 15, 04:01 AM

Anderson leaders move ahead with greenway plan

Anderson Independent-Mail (SC), Apr 14, 10:42 PM

Collierville officials narrowing park plan; big-ticket items may remain on wish list

Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Apr 14, 09:15 PM

Buffalo promotes historic buildings for development

Buffalo News (NY), Apr 14, 06:04 PM

Norwalk households eligible for up to $10K in Sandy felief from American Red Cross

Hour (Norwalk, CT), Apr 14, 01:10 PM

Speedway program takes aim at vacant homes

Indianapolis Star (IN), Apr 14, 12:58 PM

County approves new shoreline master plan

Columbia Basin Herald (Moses Lake, WA), Apr 14, 12:46 PM

World Urban Forum: UN-backed meeting hails cities as vital to sustainable development

M2 PressWIRE, Apr 14, 05:32 AM


Residents in a Newark community live atop potentially lethal contamination while the city and the state DEP blame each other Toxic homes … and no one told them

Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), Apr 13, 02:13 PM

Is Port St. Lucie's Southern Grove ripe for commercial, residential development?

Treasure Coast Newspapers (Stuart, FL), Apr 13, 11:52 AM


Vermont officials to hold meetings on water plan

Associated Press, Apr 13, 08:34 AM

All eyes on Minneapolis as Southwest Corridor project advances

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), Apr 13, 08:16 AM

Economic growth spurs 'optimistic' look at city's future

Dominion Post (Morgantown, WV), Apr 13, 06:37 AM

Assemblyman Levine crafts Marin bill to ease pressure for denser development

Marin Independent Journal (CA), Apr 12, 11:23 PM

Residents sue over College Avenue apartment plan in Clemson

Anderson Independent-Mail (SC), Apr 12, 10:42 PM


State officials approve Everglades plan

Associated Press, Apr 12, 04:42 PM

Housing authority program helps Chester residents get in shape

Philadelphia Inquirer (PA), Apr 12, 12:07 PM

Bill shifts development board's power

Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI), Apr 12, 12:13 PM

Nicholson Commons: Seeds of community

Columbian (Vancouver, WA), Apr 12, 10:43 AM


Boston mayor seeks tax breaks for Fenway project

Associated Press, Apr 14, 08:05 AM

Victoria to consider new residential street standards

Victoria Advocate (TX), Apr 13, 05:33 AM


Company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway

Associated Press, Apr 13, 05:17 AM

City manager: Wichita would not have survived drought without aquifer project

Wichita Eagle (KS), Apr 12, 06:17 PM

Texas grappling with high-speed rail project similar to All Aboard Florida

Treasure Coast Newspapers (Stuart, FL), Apr 11, 08:55 PM


Rockford-to-Chicago train could run next year

Associated Press, Apr 11, 07:34 AM

New Hanover Planning Board short on experience

Star-News (Wilmington, NC), Apr 12, 02:04 PM

New Haven development site may hold motherlode of artifacts, city man says

New Haven Register (CT), Apr 12, 06:36 AM


High-speed rail allowed to seize parcels if needed

Associated Press, Apr 11, 06:27 PM

New Flagstaff planning director: From small town to Mountain Town

Arizona Daily Sun (Flagstaff), Apr 11, 04:45 PM

Filling in downtown

Register-Guard (Eugene, OR), Apr 11, 04:45 PM

Wind decision delayed

Examiner-Enterprise (Bartlesville, OK), Apr 11, 02:37 PM


State shows off plan for new look to the Garden State Parkway in Egg Harbor Township

Press of Atlantic City (NJ), Apr 11, 11:42 AM


This Is a Housing Project; Vienna is full of affordable apartments that look great. How'd that happen?

New York, Apr 11, 03:00 AM

Water district board OKs $1.9 billion plan to move some Lake O water south

Treasure Coast Newspapers (Stuart, FL), Apr 10, 09:13 PM

Proposed storage facility met with opposition

Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot (CA), Apr 10, 08:25 PM

'Timber tax' to boost roads, schools

Appeal-Democrat (Marysville, CA), Apr 10, 02:21 PM