- Redeveloping California. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;10/06/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 30991, p1
Reports that the Mammoth Lakes project zone was the latest of three redevelopment zones to be invalidated by a state court of appeals in California. Need for Mammoth Lakes to search for other financing sources; Plans to be more competitive with other ski resorts.
- An evolution, guided by denizens. Oczypok, Kate // Hill;2/25/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 21, p37
The article focuses on the economic impact of the community redevelopment projects in Washington D.C.
- Ecology and community design: lessons from northern European ecological communities Saunders, Todd // Alternatives Journal;Apr/May1996, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p24
No abstract available.
- Healthy, sustainable communities: concept, fledgling practice and implications for governance Hancock, Trevor // Alternatives Journal;Apr/May1996, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p18
No abstract available.
- Calgary's GoPlan is going nowhere. Sillars, Les // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;6/27/94, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p18
Discusses varying aspects of public sentiment of the city of Calgary's GoPlan proposal. Theoretical appeal of a `compact city'; Projected population growth statistics; Public-transit considerations.
- Everybody onto the bus. Sillars, Les // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;2/20/95, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p19
States that Calgarians seem to share their civic planners desire to avoid the city becoming befouled by snarled traffic, air pollution and urban sprawl. GoPlan, the city's transportation strategy for the next 30 years, but conflict is certain to arise over what amounts to a grand experiment in...
- Bringing up Bellevue. Gantenbein, D. // Architectural Record;Jul1988, Vol. 176 Issue 8, p108
Once a bedroom community for Seattle, Bellevue, Wash. has emerged as the heart of a fast-growing suburban ring with more than 330,000 residents. It has everything an urban planner could hope for: economic vitality, a strong sense of community and consistent political leadership. Looks at...
- Seattle CAPs downtown growth. Gantenbein, D. // Architectural Record;Jul1989, Vol. 177 Issue 8, p51
Describes the Citizens Alternative Plan (CAP) recently passed in Seattle, Wash. that will limit the heights and densities of downtown buildings and the amount of office space that can be built in a given year. Arguments over CAP; Impact.
- Accidental cities: The deadly grip of outmoded zoning. Barnett, J. // Architectural Record;Feb1992, Vol. 180 Issue 2, p94
Examines the economic and social changes caused by urban sprawl and what can be done to improve the urbanization process. Discusses the importance of compact regional centers and shared parking in suburban design. Strip zoning pitfalls; Compact community benefits; Model development examples;...