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One problem with basing an ideology on the protection of local control, as Kurtz as inspired the president to do, is how quickly some new issue will require state or federal preemption. Read “The Hypocrisies and Troubles of Local Control”

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One problem with basing an ideology on the protection of local control, as Kurtz as inspired the president to do, is how quickly some new issue will require state or federal preemption. Read “The Hypocrisies and Troubles of Local Control”

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But its affinity for traditional development has opened New Urbanism to criticisms of neotraditionalist development: that the village ideal is actually inherently conservative, and a vehicle for segregation. While this critique focused on New Urbanism in the past, it might

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But its affinity for traditional development has opened New Urbanism to criticisms of neotraditionalist development: that the village ideal is actually inherently conservative, and a vehicle for segregation. While this critique focused on New Urbanism in the past, it might

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The message: Many of the planning innovations claimed by progressives as victories of social and environmental justice in recent years are perpetuating institutional racism. Read “Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession”

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The message: Many of the planning innovations claimed by progressives as victories of social and environmental justice in recent years are perpetuating institutional racism. Read “Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession”

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While it’s so far only a temporary change, the sudden popularity of al fresco streets—a term we are using until a more universally accepted term comes along—presents undeniable evidence that some things in the United States are, for now at

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While it’s so far only a temporary change, the sudden popularity of al fresco streets—a term we are using until a more universally accepted term comes along—presents undeniable evidence that some things in the United States are, for now at

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Produced and moderated the “The Future of Cities: Making Sense of COVID-19” panel. This virtual panel discussion focuses on the potential for the COVID-19 pandemic to influence the development, demographic, and environmental trends of the future. Watch an excerpt of

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Produced and moderated the “The Future of Cities: Making Sense of COVID-19” panel. This virtual panel discussion focuses on the potential for the COVID-19 pandemic to influence the development, demographic, and environmental trends of the future. Watch an excerpt of

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The size of the challenge facing renters, and the country collectively, only grows the longer it is deferred. The unemployment rate isn’t likely to improve before the rent is due again in May, or even when it is due again

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The size of the challenge facing renters, and the country collectively, only grows the longer it is deferred. The unemployment rate isn’t likely to improve before the rent is due again in May, or even when it is due again

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The U.S. Census Bureau picked a hell of week to kick off its once-a-decade enumeration of U.S. residents. Read “The Census Faces its Toughest Challenge Yet: Coronavirus”

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The U.S. Census Bureau picked a hell of week to kick off its once-a-decade enumeration of U.S. residents. Read “The Census Faces its Toughest Challenge Yet: Coronavirus”

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Wrote and produced the “Urban Planning Trends to Watch in 2020” video for Planetizen Courses. Watch “Urban Planning Trends to Watch in 2020” on YouTube.

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Wrote and produced the “Urban Planning Trends to Watch in 2020” video for Planetizen Courses. Watch “Urban Planning Trends to Watch in 2020” on YouTube.

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The 2010s, thus, have also come up short in one vital consideration: expanding the reach of the public understanding of the causes and effects of planning, its intersections, ambitions, limitations, and future. The 2020s offer another chance to correct mistakes

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The 2010s, thus, have also come up short in one vital consideration: expanding the reach of the public understanding of the causes and effects of planning, its intersections, ambitions, limitations, and future. The 2020s offer another chance to correct mistakes

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Wrote and produced the “Urban Planning in the 2010” video for Planetizen Courses. “I’d suggest urban planning as one of the most insightful possible ways to evaluate how the world has changed in the past decade.” Watch “Urban Planning in

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Wrote and produced the “Urban Planning in the 2010” video for Planetizen Courses. “I’d suggest urban planning as one of the most insightful possible ways to evaluate how the world has changed in the past decade.” Watch “Urban Planning in