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By Sandra Albro / On May 21, 2019 - 1:00pm EDT

Vacant lots in your neighborhood can illustrate neglect and seem like a waste of space. But, these open spaces can also serve as clean canvases for creative community projects that bring positive change. 

By Christof Spieler / On April 24, 2019 - 3:45pm EDT

What are the best methods in advocating for better transportation in your city? What do you say at a planning meeting? Who do you even direct your concerns to? What changes can you even affect?  

By John Cary / On February 13, 2019 - 12:00pm EST

Almost everything around us was designed by someone; our homes, schools, workplaces, and nearly every imaginable public space. Design is everywhere and, for better or for worse, it shapes the quality of our lives. 

By David Debs Dixon, Jason Lee Beske / On January 29, 2019 - 1:00pm EST

In this webinar you'll learn how suburbs can cover the costs of creating walkable urbanism by being Opportunistic and developing innovative public/private partnerships to pay for streets, public spaces, art and culture, and, yes, even parking—in...

By Daniel Imhoff, Christina Badaracco / On January 28, 2019 - 12:00pm EST

Daniel Imhoff and Christina Badaracco, co-authors of The Farm Bill: A Citizen's Guide, speak with congressional staffers about the new farm bill and the implications of food policy. They are joined...

By Cheryl Heller / On January 15, 2019 - 1:00pm EST

Businesses, governments, foundations and the social sector are investing millions of dollars in social design as the most promising methodology for solving the complex human challenges of our time. In this webinar, Cheryl Heller, Founding Chair of the...

By / On December 11, 2018 - 12:30pm EST

In recent years, some urban planners have begun to explore ways to unlock Dutch-style multimodality, hoping to utilize the bicycle as a tool to increase public-transit ridership and decrease car dependency. In fact, the case could be made that—with the...

By Jeff Speck / On November 29, 2018 - 12:00pm EST

CNU's Membership Engagement Manager Jay Shepley speaks with Jeff Speck about his new book, Walkable City Rules; 101 Steps to Making Better Places...

By Cheryl Heller / On November 15, 2018 - 1:00pm EST

Designer and strategist Cheryl Heller will discuss social design, a new approach to navigating uncertainty and strengthening collaboration. She shares the principles and process of social design as well as case studies...

By Jason Lee Beske, David Debs Dixon, Christopher B. Leinberger / On November 13, 2018 - 12:00pm EST

The formulas that guided suburban growth for more than 60 years no longer work. How can suburbs adapt to increasingly complex social, economic, fiscal, and environmental demands? What new approaches can help them secure their futures?