2019 National Planning Excellence Awards
By tapping into traditional land-use knowledge and community input, the Hawaiian county of Kaua‘i is tackling tourism, housing, and resiliency — all while honoring local heritage. Story by Iliana Loomis.
National City, California, and local residents, led by activist Carolina Martinez, are working together to transform a former health risk into a mixed use affordable housing triumph. By Anne Wyatt.
Family Scholar House is working to end the cycle of poverty for Kentucky's single-parent families and youth aging out of foster care.
Vancouver, British Columbia's plans to redevelop the site of an old downtown freeway has evolved into a new commitment and plan for cultural redress for populations of color with historic ties to the area. Brian Barth reports.
Mary Means, founder of the Main Street program, has created an epic legacy in the field of historic preservation. By Ruth Eckdish Knack.