Oct 6, 2016

Another survey concluded that 67 percent favor using incentives to promote infill development of vacant lots and buildings.


Oct 6, 2016

Although ArcelorMittal still owns the property that houses the defunct steel mill, in essence, the updated land use element would, if approved by council, indicate the city did not want another industrial property to occupy that space. “We don't want ...


Oct 6, 2016

"Commercial businesses, maybe fast food or restaurants, “ Tim Hubbard said. "I would just like no urban sprawl, no used car lot or junk stores, just beautiful developments.


Oct 6, 2016

When certain government policies - like minimum lot sizes, off-street parking requirements, height limits, prohibitions on multifamily housing, or unnecessarily lengthy permitting processes - restrict the supply of housing, fewer units are available ...


Jul 13, 2016

Since the creation of the Kentucky Brownfields Redevelopment Program well over 100 separate property owners have made use of it and received written confirmation that they are not responsible for characterizing or remediation any contamination on their properties.


Jun 15, 2016

The two dozen Austinites who signed up for the thankless task of recommending planning and zoning changes to City Council agree on at least one thing: there has to be a better way.


Jun 15, 2016

If you're like most people, you came here from somewhere else and had to find a place to live, settle into a job, and then figure out where to buy food, take your kids to play and everything else.


Jun 15, 2016

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 6, 2016 (ENS) - Taiwan's first female president, Tsai Ing-wen, has pledged to develop a program that will integrate national land-use planning, regional development and environmental sustainability. But civic groups are concerned ...


Jun 15, 2016

Newfield held its second land use informational forum April 23, where George Frantz, a planning consultant hired by the Newfield Planning Board's for $4,500, led about 25 residents through a heated discussion about site plan review, subdivision and zoning.


May 6, 2016

The report 'The direct and indirect impacts of EU policies on land,' looks at key aspects of land use, including land take, which is when land is 'taken' or developed for infrastructure such as roads, or rail networks.



A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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