Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego on Sustainability and Urban FormRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2020By Anthony Flint, November 18, 2020
Phoenix is the fifth-largest city in the United States and the fastest-growing city in the country. For Mayor Kate Gallego—the second elected female mayor in Phoenix history and, at 39, the youngest...
Shenzhen Explores the Benefits of Designing with NatureRevista Land LinesAbril 2020By Matt Jenkins, April 2, 2020
The bustling city of Shenzhen, China, is an economic powerhouse that has long been on the front lines of experimentation. Now the former fishing region is banking on the power of water to build a...
Workshop Helps Western Communities Integrate Water and Land Use PlanningRevista Land LinesFebrero 2020By Katharine Wroth, February 4, 2020
During the last two decades, the population of Fort Collins, Colorado, expanded from 100,000 to 170,000. According to the city’s newly adopted comprehensive plan, that total is expected to swell to...
Terrenos abandonados con riesgo alto y moderado de inundaciones en Providence, RIRevista Land LinesAbril 2019Por Jenna DeAngelo
Si bien los terrenos abandonados suelen pensarse como una responsabilidad urbana, pueden representar una ventaja. El costo de acondicionar estas propiedades desarrolladas en el pasado suele ser alto...
Integrating Water Efficiency into Land Use Planning in the Interior West: A Guidebook for Local PlannersRevista Land LinesEnero 2019By Emma Zehner, January 9, 2019
Las Vegas residents receive $3 for every square foot of grass they replace with drought-tolerant landscaping. In Morro Bay, California, developers must retrofit existing housing stock to save twice...
An Interview with Bruce BabbittRevista Land LinesEnero 2019By Jim Holway
As former Arizona governor and former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Bruce Babbitt has a unique perspective on the Colorado River Basin. Babbitt Center Director Jim Holway sits down with the...
Brownfields in High and Moderate Flood Risk Areas in Providence, RIRevista Land LinesAbril 2019By Jenna DeAngelo, April 12, 2019
Though frequently seen as an urban liability, brownfields can be an asset. The cost to remediate these formerly developed properties is often high, but they present valuable opportunities for...
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How Planners in Two Western Cities Are Integrating Water and Land UseRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2018By Kathleen McCormick, November 27, 2018
In the face of a multiyear drought and the uncertainty of climate change, planning for the future availability of water in the arid and rapidly urbanizing southwestern United States has taken on a...
Santa Monica Goes All-In on Green: Reflections from Mayor Gleam DavisRevista Land LinesMarzo 2019By Anthony Flint, March 5, 2019
From a clean-power purchasing plan to a zero-net-energy ordinance for new single-family construction, Santa Monica is implementing cutting-edge sustainability policies. Anthony Flint talks with newly...