Land Lines, July 2006Revista Land LinesJulho 2006Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores Maryland’s smart growth programs and a new land use reform initiative that the state is trying out; the costs, benefits, and policy framework of housing demolition and...
Base de datos de lugaresZonas industriales en reconstrucción en áreas de Houston propensas a inundacionesRevista Land LinesMaio 2018Por Jenna DeAngelo
Al enfrentarse a las secuelas que dejó el huracán Harvey, la Agencia de Protección Medioambiental informó que 13 de los 41 sitios federales de Superfund en Texas se habían inundado. La Comisión de...
The Place DatabaseVizualização de DadosOutubro 2017
The Place Database is permanently deactivated effective September 30, 2021. After this date, any previously created links to interactive maps will no longer work. You can still interact with many of...
Place DatabaseContest Winners Use Maps to Tell Stories of PlaceRevista Land LinesNovembro 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...
Urban AbundanceAn Aerial Survey of Metro Boston Reveals a Regional Food System on the RiseRevista Land LinesJunho 2021By Alex MacLean, June 23, 2021
From freight farms tucked under interstates to community gardens in vacant lots, new models of regional agriculture are increasingly visible in the metro area around Boston, Massachusetts.
Model Solutions to Revitalize Urban Industrial AreasRevista Land LinesSetembro 1997J. Thomas Black
Most urban areas are experiencing significant disinvestment in older industrial-warehouse areas, along with a net loss of employment, tax base and related activity. The few recent surveys done to...
Challenges in Reusing Vacant, Abandoned, and Contaminated Urban PropertiesRevista Land LinesAbril 2009Margaret Dewar and Kris Wernstedt
The character of institutions, political settings, and social relationships is critical in determining whether nonprofit developers are effective in reusing vacant, abandoned, and contaminated...
Tierra vacante en las ciudades de América LatinaDesafíos y oportunidadesInformes sobre Políticas FundiáriasDezembro 2004Adriana de Araujo Larangeira
This Spanish-language publication, Tierra vacante en las ciudades de América Latina: Desafíos y oportunidades (Vacant Land in Latin American Cities: Challenges and Opportunities),...
Scenario PlanningWe can't predict the future, but we can prepare for it.Vizualização de DadosNovembro 2017
What is scenario planning? Scenario planning is a practice through which communities plan for an uncertain future by exploring multiple possibilities of what might happen. The practice guides...
Regional TransportationNortheast Rail Advocates Make a Major Play for Federal Infrastructure FundsRevista Land LinesFevereiro 2021By Anthony Flint, February 19, 2021
This article is reprinted with permission from CityLab, where it originally appeared. It is an audacious vision for high-speed rail in the Northeast: new tunnels out of New York City and under the...