Category: urban planning

Category: urban planning

  • Save Whitesboro! image

    Save Whitesboro!

    Whitesboro New Jersey was established in 1902 as a town exclusively for African Americans. It was created by force and not by choice as a formidable response to increasing white resistance to black residents in Cape May County, New Jersey.

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    Do Flexible Parking Requirements Offer a Path Forward for American Cities?

    By Dominic Pino It seems like no one likes parking requirements. City planners object to the constraints on development in downtown commercial districts. Developers object to being unable to build …

  • A Resolution for Open and Fair Competitive Bidding of Pipe Materials in State Infrastructure Grants image

    A Resolution for Open and Fair Competitive Bidding of Pipe Materials in State Infrastructure Grants

    Whereas, local government receives grants from the state to improve water and sewer infrastructure, and  Whereas, state and local government should always be looking for ways to save taxpayer money, …

  • Principles of Public-Private Plastic Bag & Film Recycling Partnerships image

    Principles of Public-Private Plastic Bag & Film Recycling Partnerships

    Recycling containers – Cities or counties can work with retail establishments to place recycling containers for plastic bags and films in a prominent location within their store. This is done …

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    Rethinking Urban Planning

    It is because every individual knows little and, in particular, because we rarely know which of us knows best that we trust the independent and competitive efforts of many to induce the emergence of what we shall want when we see it. — Friedrich Hayek, The Constitution of Liberty