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By Meghan Bartels / On January 9th, 2015

Walden Pond.

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By Meghan Bartels / On December 12th, 2014

Shirlington Library and its adjoining plaza in Arlington, Virginia, after the area's successful redevelopment.

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 19th, 2014

Interior of the Ópera de Arame, Curitiba.

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By Meghan Bartels / On August 1st, 2014

Island Press's hometown of Washington, DC, by night, looking southwest. If you're struggling to orient yourself, find the Mall, picked out in lights with a whiter tone than...

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By Meghan Bartels / On June 6th, 2014

Can our infrastructure systems do more if they work together?

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By Meghan Bartels / On April 25th, 2014

How can multifamily housing be more livable?

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By Jason Leppig / On March 21st, 2014

View of promenade seating and edge buildings in Bo01. (Photograph by Joakim Lloyd Raboff.)

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By Jason Leppig / On December 20th, 2013

In celebration of Planetizen's top ten books published in 2013, this week we'll take a look at Jan Gehl and Birgitte Svarre's new book: ...

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By Admin / On November 15th, 2013

This week's selection comes from The Guide to Greening Cities. Rich in tools, insights, and tricks of the trade,...

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By Jason Leppig / On October 11th, 2013

This week, join New York City's Chief Urban Designer,...

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