e-Bulletin for 06/13/2019

In this issue:

  • Copenhagen’s Self-draining Sidewalks
  • Senate Bill on 5G Infrastructure Regulation
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 05/30/2019

In this issue:

  • From no recycling to no waste
  • Bike-share for people with disabilities
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 05/16/2019

In this issue:

  • Indianapolis’ scooter regulation
  • Design professionals and climate change
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 05/02/2019

In this issue:

  • Los Angeles’ “Green New Deal”
  • Biking, transit, and happiness
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 04/18/2019

In this issue:

  • Austin’s First High-speed transit line
  • Better Town Toolkit for citizen-planners and advocates
  • And more!

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Announcing the Winners of the Sixth Annual Awards for Excellence in Sustainability!

The APA Sustainable Communities Division announced the winners of the sixth annual Awards for Excellence in Sustainability at the 2019 National Planning Conference in San Francisco. The awards honor projects, plans, policies, individuals, and organizations whose work is dedicated to supporting sustainable communities.

The winners represent extraordinary achievements in six Sustainable Planning categories. The categories and winners are:

Community Sustainability or Resilience Plan: City of Cleveland, Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, 2018 Cleveland Climate Action Plan: Building Thriving and Resilient Neighborhoods for All (Cleveland, Ohio)

Sustainable Urban Design Plan or Development Project: evolve environment::architecture, Breathe Easy: Millvale Air Quality Planning (Millvale, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)

Sustainable Park, Recreation, or Open Space Plan or Project: Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation, Los Angeles County Master Plan for Sustainable Parks and Recreation: Phase I (County of Los Angeles, California)

Sustainable Green Infrastructure Plan or Project: City of Colorado Springs and Felsburg Holt & Ullevig, Envision Shooks Run (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Sustainable Policy, Law, or Tool: City of Norfolk, Building a Better Norfolk: A Zoning Ordinance for the 21st Century (Norfolk, Virginia)

Leadership in Sustainability: Sustainable Design Assessment Team (SDAT) Program, Center for Communities by Design, American Institute of Architects (Washington, DC)

 

e-Bulletin for 04/04/2019

In this issue:

  • Solving the Efficiency Riddles of Microtransit
  • 2019 IDC Smart Cities North America Awards
  • And more!

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