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Why City Planning?

Over a month ago I did a post about what exactly city planning is (which you can find here) and I decided that I should follow up with it with… 869 more words

Columbus

Reading Terminal Market is One of the Country's Best Public Spaces

We already knew that Reading Terminal Market was something special, but now the rest of the country does, too.

Photo credit Jared Kofsky

Every year the American Planning Association names their… 174 more words

Frolic

APA Recognizes Broadway as 'Great Street'

Broadway was named one of the country’s ten ‘Great Streets’ by the American Planning Association (APA). Recent improvements, like the pedestrian plazas found just north of Union Square Park (pictured above), have helped this iconic New York roadway maintain its unique personality as a pedestrian and retail destination. 86 more words

Streetscape

The Victorian District in Savannah makes a top 10 list

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — The American Planning Association announced the Victorian District in Savannah, Ga. has earned the designation as one of the 10 Great Neighborhoods for 2014. 310 more words

Local News

Point State Park Named Among Great Public Spaces Of 2014

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – One of Pittsburgh’s green spaces has earned a new distinction by the American Planning Association (APA).

At the center of the city stands a fabulous fountain spraying 150 feet into the air where the Three Rivers flow. 338 more words

News

Broadway named one of America's Great Streets

NEW YORK (PIX11)– New York City can claim another honor.

Broadway has been designated as one of the 10 Great Streets by the American Planning Association… 27 more words

Manhattan

Central West End Named in Top 10 Great Neighborhoods for 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Planning Association (APA) announced Central West End in St. Louis earned the designation as one of the 10 Great Neighborhoods for 2014. 395 more words

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