This online report from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning highlights the community impacts of extending light rail to Chicago's far South Side. This report provides compelling examples of how an updated, reliable rail transit service would improve life for this Chicago community.Learn More:
The Green Infrastructure Center has released a new planning guide that shows communities how to map their most significant natural resources and how to make plans to conserve or restore them. One version of the guide has been created for Virginia and another for New York. Additional guides will be released later in 2013 for North Carolina and Arkansas.Learn More:
New York City Launches Massive Bike Share Program
San Francisco's Transit Center Slated to Open in 2017
San Francisco Restoring Urban Watersheds
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The Call for Session Proposals for
the 2014 New Partners for Smart Growth Conference is now open.
Proposal ideas must be submitted
by July 8, 2013.
Find out who participates in the Smart Growth Network (SGN) and how they can help your community. »» Go