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Urban Planning Conferences You Must Attend: January – June 2012

by Jordan Meerdink

Many of the bloggers at Global Site Plans continue to learn about urban planning and urban design long after they finish formal schooling. One of the most interesting ways to go beyond standard classroom education is by ... Read article

Lingotto Fiat: Creative Reuse of Futurist Industrial Structures

by Jordan Meerdink

While many influential architecture firms, like Bjarke Ingels Group, are attempting to bridge the gap between avant-garde and practical, nearly one hundred years ago, the retro-futuristic Lingotto Fiat Factory in Turin, ... Read article

2011 American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting and EXPO: Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2011

by Shelley Rekte

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) will hold its annual meeting and EXPO in San Diego, California, October 30 – November 2, 2011. According to their website, www.asla.org, more than 6,000 landscape archi... Read article

“Watershed” at the University of Maryland: The 2011 Solar Decathlon Team

by Paul Drummond

Embodying the raw aesthetic and functionality of the Chesapeake Bay, and balancing the necessity for a low-impact way of living in such a delicate watershed, the 2011 University of Maryland Solar Decathlon Team has conce... Read article

What Will Bring People and Business Back to the Streets?

by Nidia Erceg

With the intention of planting a victory garden for a friend who just beat cancer we rode into the City of Montrose 30 minutes outside of Los Angeles to a nursery. I had my favorite nursery mapped out and I asked my frie... Read article