Regional and Urban Design Committee

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  • http://archplanbaltimore.blogspot.com/2017/04/the-shady-role-of-urban-development.html Archplanbaltimore The Shady Role of Urban Development Corporations In the age of "the deal" in which a real estate ...

  • I like the phrase, "...this is the way design is heard." It will take a new language to build the knowledge needed to lead a population. ------------------------------ Walter Hosack Dublin, OH ------------------------------

  • Bottom line is that as professionals we have lost our seat at the table.  It is my belief that we need to step up and be counted, and that we have nobody to blame but ourselves if the built environment happens around us and without us.    We live in a ...

  • OH Yes and we should start leading the way, too! ALLEN E NEYMAN, AIA O 301-251-1412 C 301-351-7264 ------Original Message------ I like Nicholas Peckham's remarks. But I see the world a little differently, ...

  • I am assuming that the thread is originally started in reply to my article about the lengthy process of public works projects. While I agree that on a scale of 1-10 nuclear war threats and climate change are both a ten and everything else is less important, ...

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  • From March 9-13th, the Center for Communities by Design conducted "Reimagine Dublin One," a design assistance project with a joint European and American team. The 4-day process involved over 200 people and produced an 80-page final report with ...

  • Thursday, November 21, 2013 John F. Kennedy And Urban Policies From our current 21st century vatage point with euphoria about millennials flocking back to cities, streetcars, bicycling, walkability and everything else that ...

  • A Streetcar Trip Down Memory Lane Baltimore Streetcar Network 1954 Even on a freezing day it is elating to board a vintage 1900 streetcar ...

  • In Welsh, ddinas livable means “livable city”. Cardiff, Wales is a capital city for governance and sports that is at the center of a well-planned region. Cardiff is livable, international, ethnically and culturally diverse, and economically ...

  • Smart Growth is not just a matter of revitalizing the core city of a metropolitan region like Baltimore as described in my two previous articles about urban neighborhoods, it is a regional challenge. Possibly even more difficult than reviving once ...