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Changing Development patterns

We are a city of 120,000 and are built on a flood-prone prairie. A diversion for the river which runs between us and a sister city is being built. Typical for many cities, we have built out with a suburban... (More)

Kimberley liked a reply 2 hours ago

What design features should cities entirely stop approving in new buildings?

Pondering a question that I'd like to turn into an article on the site, with some crowd-sourced help:

What design features, if you were in charge of your city's zoning code, would you completely ban? (If any?) Things that make... (More)

David updated 12 hours ago
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Filling the gap.

An example of private sector/government collaboration to fill the gap?

 

https://blog.spin.pm/portland-kansas-city-charlotte-whos-next-36cd26e6da76