El alumbrado se hace más inteligente, ¿y nosotros?Revista Land LinesNoviembre 2019Por Rob Walker
En 1879, una delegación de funcionarios de Detroit tomó un barco a vapor y cruzó el lago Erie hacia Cleveland; allí, examinó el primer alumbrado eléctrico de la nación. Tres semanas antes, el...
Episode 7: Designing the Future CityRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2019By Anthony Flint, November 20, 2019
Cities around the world are hard at work on traffic congestion. Boston has established multi-modal street layouts and special drop-off zones for Uber and Lyft, for example. But the task is about to...
Contest Winners Use Maps to Tell Stories of PlaceRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2019By Emma Zehner, November 15, 2019
The winning projects from The Place Database Contest explored complex policy questions related to climate mitigation, affordable housing, and sprawl. The contest asked participants to use The Place...
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh On the Urgency of Climate ActionRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2019By Anthony Flint, November 8, 2019
Boston native and two-term Mayor Martin J. Walsh has become a leader on climate action, from retrofitting city buildings to raising parks and roads. He spoke with Senior Fellow Anthony Flint about...
ConferenciasOctubre 31, 2019Speakers: Nina Olson, James Hagy, Lawrence Walters, Ronald Rakow, David Brunori, Hon. Joseph Small, Thomas Atherton, Will Shepherd, Joan Youngman, Richard Pomp, Kirk Stark
This conference meets annually to review recent state tax decisions, consider methods of dealing with complex tax and valuation disputes, and share experiences in case management.
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2019Editado por Katharine Wroth
En este número, revelamos el sorprendente rol de los juegos en los cursos del Instituto Lincoln the Políticas de Suelo en América Latina y otros lugares, informamos sobre un...
Housing Affordability in Brooklyn, New YorkRevista Land LinesOctubre 2019By Jenna DeAngelo, October 1, 2019
Median rent in Brooklyn climbed between two to six percent each month during the first half of 2019, reaching $2,914 by July, according to Bloomberg (Price 2019). As the map indicates, low-income...
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2019Edited by Katharine Wroth
In this issue, we report on an educational experiment taking root in Detroit, explore the role libraries can play in addressing affordable housing, and reveal the surprising role of games in the...
Design with Nature Now Amplifies Ian McHarg's Manifesto on Ecological Planning and Land UseRevista Land LinesOctubre 2019By Katharine Wroth, October 15, 2019
With climate change posing imminent risks that range from rising seas to more extreme weather events, cities must work with ecology rather than against it to develop sustainably, according to the new...
Streetlights Are Getting Smarter—Are We?Revista Land LinesSeptiembre 2019By Rob Walker, September 27, 2019
The new generation of streetlights can do everything from monitor the weather to listen for gunshots. Many city officials view this as a boon, but some civil rights organizations are calling for...