Urban Planning

South Koreas Hydrogen city plan

Courtesy FuelCellsWorks

November 08, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport is in charge of the project.

Mass transit is a way of life in some metros like New York City. And a new report espouses the benefits of public transportation over car ridership. Image: YouTube

November 06, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Despite recent data about ridership declines, a new report on mass transit is optimistic.

New Lasker Rink and Pool after renovation

All renderings courtesy Central Park Conservancy

October 07, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the largest the Central Park Conservancy has ever undertaken.

Denny Substation in Seattle redefines this building type by its inclusion of neighborhood-focused amenities. Image: Benjamin Benschneider

August 28, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The Denny Substation includes 44,000 sf of open space that invites local residents and visitors t...

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Slower speed limits in urban areas offer multiple benefits

Photo: Pixabay

   

August 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Improved safety, better adoption of electric scooters and autonomous vehicles are possible if dri...

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Pop-up parks revitalize empty lots

Photo of a pop-up park in England. Source: Wikimedia Commons

   

August 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Pop-up parks that provide instant open areas for public use and programming can revitalize under-...

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July 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The walkability trend is spreading to urbanizing suburbs.

Rendering by University of Notre Dame graduate urban design students Marie Acalin and Roger Foreman reimagines Chicago's Midway Plaisance as the site for the planned Obama Presidential Center.

June 20, 2019 | By Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Courtesy Henning Larsen

May 28, 2019 | Jonathan Barnes, Contributing Editor

5.5 million sf waterfront district to be built in Shenzhen, China.

A park with light posts to the side of the path

Courtesy Svigals + Partners

February 06, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The park will be located in New Haven, Conn.

The 9 Holmene islands of the coast of Denmark
January 30, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be located 10 km (6.2 miles) south of Copenhagen.

Shenzhen sky garden

Courtesy Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.

October 11, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners is designing the project.

Deregulation for denser development in Los Angeles moves forward

Photo: PxHere

July 24, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The aim is to reduce housing costs, traffic congestion.

One Delisle is a 522-ft-tall tower with 263 residences that Slate Asset Management is proposing to build on one of 10 properties it has bought in midtown Toronto. Image: Norm Li, Courtesy of Studio Gang

July 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The building’s hexagonal façade will provide passive solar heating and cooling.

March 14, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hub will be the centerpiece of ARADA’s masterplan in Sharjah, UAE.

The Los Alamos main gate

Anyone approaching Los Alamos during the war had to pass through at least two checkpoints. Courtesy of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Archives

March 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The exhibit will run through March 3, 2019.

February 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Mayor Anne Hidalgo has appealed the decision.

January 10, 2018 | Rand Ekman, AIA, LEED Fellow, HKS Associate Principal, Chief Sustainability Officer Shannon Kraus, FAIA, FACHA, LEED AP, HKS Principal, Washington, D.C. Office Director

Corporate interests large and small are already focused on what the impact of climate change mean...

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January 02, 2018 | Christopher Bell, DLR Group

While we focus on designing organized and supportive architecture, much of urbanization is create...

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Stantec has six “sports district” projects in the works, including a proposal to convert a parking lot near Coors Field in Denver into a mixed-use complex on three acres. Image: Stantec

December 04, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

In downtown Minneapolis, the city’s decision about where to build the new U.S. Bank Stadium coinc...

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A new plan calls for elevating Houston's Downtown to become an essential component in this sprawling metro's growth and national status. Image: Courtesy of Houston Downtown Management District

November 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The plan, which took 18 months to complete, emphasizes the centrality of downtown to the metro’s...

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A Loop NYC pedestrian park

Courtesy Edg

October 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A new proposal leverages driverless cars to free up almost all of Manhattan’s Park Avenue and Bro...

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A rendering of Lotus Equity Group's Bears Stadium redevelopment

Rendering courtesy of Lotus Equity Group

August 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Lotus Equity Group selected Michael Green Architecture, TEN Aquitectos, Practice for Architecture...

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Image courtesy of HOK

June 12, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is currently 75% complete and on schedule to open in 2018.

May 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 36,000-sm project will cover a city block and include a residential tower.

Rendering courtesy of Hines

May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Pickard Chilton Architects will design the 600,000-sf 110 10th Street.

Plank Industries planted its flag at Port Covington in 2015 when it opened City Garage, a 133,000-sf former bus garage that now serves as an incubator and training hub. City Garage symbolizes the importance that Kevin Plank places on workforce development as a component of his strategy to help revitalize Baltimore. Sagamore Development.

May 08, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Under Armour’s Kevin Plank launches a $5.5 billion redevelopment to transform Baltimore into “the...

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Courtesy Chicago Architecture Foundation

April 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Launched with a Kickstarter campaign, the Chicago Architecture Foundation aims to get No Smal...

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Image courtesy of Snøhetta

April 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Snøhetta-designed project nearly doubles the size of public space at one of the most visited...

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The site of the future project. Photo courtesy of Sigurjon Gudjonsson, NYC DOT 

April 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The winning team will have $900,000 to design and implement their proposal.

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