When it comes to linking planning and public health, scenario planning is the tool of choice. Lawrence Frank and Jared Ulmer explain. Rachel White and Lucie Vogel provide sidebars.
Christopher Tramutola and Peter Gisolfi make the case for better site design — in Planning Practice. With sidebars by Meghan Stromberg.
That's not just a right-of-way; it's a parks and recreation opportunity. Rebecca Leonard and Sara Egan lead the way. A Sustaining Places story.
Empty units could be converted to affordable rentals, says Anne Wyatt.
The nation builds its latest engineering institute with sustainability in mind. By Harmit Bedi.
Susan Blexrud reports on the state's first sector plan and how it has panned out. With a sidebar by Bob Rhodes.
A regular column by Executive Director James M. Drinan.
State ballots, Sir Peter Hall.
Definition of "family," gravel mine.
A bimonthly department aimed at planning commissioners, edited by Carolyn Torma.
Tim Beatley redefines "wilderness."
Transportation equity, technology tools.
Garden suburbs, small steps.
Save those viaducts.
Cover: Apple. Getty.