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It's all about the money

I came across this interesting post the other day about people in Denver who have used online crowdfunding to help pay for a bike lane. It got me to thinking about our situation here in Poughkeepsie. 436 more words


Can the Urban Dream Work in the Las Vegas Suburbs?

Brett Robillard with Greg Blake Miller | Vegas Seven

There’s a distinct difference between charisma and character. Character is earned, not instantaneously created. Charisma is charming, but often fleeting. 299 more words


Transit oriented development is seen as the cure for the commute in Pennsylvania: but what makes it fail or succeed?

Irina Zhorov | NewsWorks

Train stations, bus terminals, and other transportation hubs throughout Pennsylvania have varying degrees of development around them. Since the turn of the century urban planners in Pennsylvania cities, as well as other U.S. 159 more words


Moving in the City

Even though there is clear evidence from the academy and practice that cities need to promote sustainable transportation we still see how governments and policy makers are building cities for cars and not cities for people. 158 more words

3rd Annual Real Estate Conference and Expo Uganda

The third annual Real Estate Conference and Expo was held from November 13th-14th at the Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala, Uganda. With an audience of 101 participants, the conference was opened by the Honorable Daudi Migereko, Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development (MLHUD).   501 more words

Real Estate

Texas "Ideal Market" for High-Speed Rail

Gordon Dickson | Government Technology

The nation’s top federal railroad official is giving the prospect of high-speed rail in Texas an enthusiastic thumbs-up, saying the region “appears to be an ideal market.” 181 more words


'Driving miles’ is best measure of new development in California

Curt Johansen | SF Chronicle

For more than 40 years, California’s signature environmental law — the California Environmental Quality Act — has helped safeguard our natural lands and protect community health. 116 more words