Keeping Lancaster Current

2016 Publications

  • December 6, 2016

    The Pink Zone - Where Small is Possible
    Lancaster City Announces Public Art 10-Year Plan
    Report: Atlas of Re-Urbanism: Buildings and Blocks in American Cities
    Connecting Transportation and Land Use
    Places 2040 - Civic Engagement Report - Phase 1

  • November 2, 2016

    Is the Infrastructure ‘Time Bomb’ Beginning to Blow?
    The Future of Retirement Communities: Walkable and Urban
    The Downsides of The Back-To-The-City Movement
    EPA Launches New Guide for Long-Term Stormwater Planning
    Places 2040 - Civic Engagement Report - Phase One

  • October 19, 2016

    Zoning Reform Is National Priority, White House Says
    Lots to Lose: How Cities Around the World Are Eliminating Car Parks
    “Good Bones” Are A Key To Strong Communities
    Places 2040 - Civic Engagement Report - Phase I
    Community Conversations on Framing the Future - Places 2040

  • October 5, 2016

    Places 2040 - Civic Engagement Report -Phase 1
    Amtrak’s Slow Ride to Pittsburgh: It’s Faster to Drive
    Seaside: A Model for Lean and Green
    Community Conversations on Framing the Future

  • September 19, 2016

    The Makings of Healthy Places
    Six Practical Reasons to Save Old Buildings
    Pedestrians and Cyclists in a Suburban Context

  • September 1, 2016

    How Millennials Want to Work and Live
    How Cities Are Preserving Affordable Housing
    Revitalization and Main Street Transformation
    Best Cities for Artists: 5 Affordable Places to be Creative - Lancaster Makes the List!
    Air Pollution From Natural Gas Industry in Pennsylvania On the Rise

  • August 15, 2016

    Pursuing Equity In Pedestrian and Bicycle Planning
    Why Bicycling Infrastructure Fails Bicyclists
    Diet From Design: How City Planning Can Prevent Obesity
    Tacking the Health Problems That Poverty Causes
    Cities Alive: Towards A Walking World

  • July 28, 2016

    Is Your Town Building Enough Housing?
    A New Life For Urban Alleys
    The Sharing Economy Comes to Urban Public Schools

  • July 14, 2016

    Car-Free Streets: When Old Becomes New Again
    Foot Traffic Ahead 2016
    Urban Health Centers: Tear Down This Wall
    Better Streets Are Worth Fighting For
    Many Northeast, Midwest States Face Shrinking Workforce

  • June 29, 2016

    As Suburbs Shift, Funding Fights Loom
    The State of the Nation’s Housing 2016
    Farmland Trust Targets Improvements to Watershed

  • June 15, 2016

    Survey: Americans Favor TOD - Friendly Zoning Changes
    Planning Method Offers Way to Prioritize Pedestrian, Bike Projects
    Transit Evolved
    Manufacturing Isn’t Dead: Stop Zoning Like It is

  • June 1, 2016

    Four Characteristics of Active, Healthy Neighborhoods
    Key Findings on Housing Affordability
    10 Ways to Create a New Urban Agenda That Includes Older People

  • May 5, 2016

    The Dividing Line Between Haves and Have-Nots in Home Ownership
    Four Characteristics of Active, Healthy Neighborhoods
    Places 2040 - Regional Spring Municipal Meetings Updates

  • April 12, 2016

    Evaluating Affordable Housing Development Strategies
    High Housing Costs Driving Population Shifts?
    Investing in Co-ops Builds “Stairway Out of Poverty”
    Building on Strength - 2nd Quarterly Report

  • March 24, 2016

    State and Local Fiscal Facts: 2016
    How to pay America’s Big Sewer Bill
    Loneliness, Urban Design, and Form-Based Codes
    History, Politics and Pride: why Small Cities, Counties Rarely Merge

  • March 10, 2016

    Urban and Suburban Poverty: The Changing Geography of Disadvantage
    Local Governments Must Engage Residents To Transform Distressed Neighborhoods
    Eager To Move To The City, But Stranded In The Suburbs
    Report Supports Road Tolls and VMT Fees Over Gas Tax
    The Lost Art of Great Infrastructure in America
    Meeting the Challenge of Sustainable Infrastructure

  • February 22, 2016

    Creative Placemaking
    A New Era of On-street Parking Policies
    How Many Homeowners Became Renters During the great Recession?
    Londoners Taking to Bicycles in Record Numbers
    How to Make Bikeshare More Popular

  • February 1, 2016

    States, Cities Tackle Housing Crisis For Low, Moderate Income Families
    Doing Well By Doing Good: Passive House and Affordable Housing
    2016 Federal Appropriations Bill Increases Funding For Transportation, Housing and Urban Development
    Buses Mean Business: New Evidence Supporting Economic Benefits of Bus Rapid Transit in the U.S.
    Get Fast Facts on the FAST Act

  • January 18, 2016

    Proposed Blight Solution: Shift Subsidies From Rent to Ownership
    EPA Survey Shows $271 Billion Needed for Nation’s Wastewater Infrastructure
    Real Estate Giant: Suburban Office Parks Increasingly Obsolete