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By Daniel G. Parolek / On July 15, 2021 - 1:00pm EDT

Major housing shortages continue to affect communities in the U.S. and abroad. Many well-intended planning efforts seeking to address this problem are failing to deliver high-quality results, even when they’re aimed at filling the gap of “missing middle...

By Melissa Bruntlett, Chris Bruntlett / On July 14, 2021 - 12:00pm EDT

In 2019, mobility experts Melissa and Chris Bruntlett moved from Vancouver, BC to Delft in the Netherlands to document the benefits that result from a culture...

By Todd Litman / On June 24, 2021 - 1:00pm EDT

The Maryland Department of Planning and the Smart Growth Network hosted this webinar as Todd Litman discusses 12 emerging transportation modes and services that are likely to significantly affect our...

By Carolyn Kousky / On June 23, 2021 - 10:00am EDT

The Stimson Center's Environmental Security Program and Island Press hosted a discussion on coastal city resilience and to...

By Dana Bourland / On June 13, 2021 - 6:00pm EDT

A Town Hall Seattle event. American cities are currently faced with a two-pronged challenge: dealing...

By Martha Honey, Kelsey Frenkiel / On June 2, 2021 - 1:00pm EDT

Before COVID-19 hit, the biggest problem in the world of travel was overtourism. Think of a vacation you’ve had where overflowing crowds were destroying once pristine natural environments and swarms of people were making daily life unbearable for the...

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By Katie S. Martin / On May 20, 2021 - 1:00pm EDT

Although food banks and pantries have distributed billions of pounds of food for decades, food insecurity remains a persistent public health problem. COVID-19 has exposed structural inequalities and systemic injustices that make it hard for people to...

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By Kimberly Vermeer, Dana Bourland / On May 5, 2021 - 3:00pm EDT

US cities are faced with compounding climate and housing crises. How can communities meet their housing needs while mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change? By creating green housing affordable for all, cities will contribute to the...

By Jeff Speck / On April 29, 2021 - 2:00pm EDT

Jeff Speck, one the nation’s leading pedestrian experts, joined the Maryland Department of Planning and the Smart Growth Network to explain his approach in Oklahoma City and other communities, how walkability studies are...

By Carey Gillam / On April 21, 2021 - 1:30pm EDT

Lee Johnson was just an average middle-aged husband and father until a terminal cancer diagnosis after a large exposure to the weed killer Roundup thrust him into a global debate over the safety of Monsanto’s popular product. Lee became the first person...

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