Perhaps a bit ironically, our Smart Growth Roundup this week is all over the map.
Get up to speed on land use and development happenings from New York and beyond. As always, we encourage your suggestions for stories and issues to feature in future Roundups.
Region can be ready for smart growth
East Aurora’s Co-op building the healthy food movement
$4 million tax break for Bronx supermarket project
Fight to save/demolish Rochester downtown brewery building intensifies
Can Staten Island’s North Shore be NYC’s next great neighborhood?
Kid stuff envisioned for Buffalo’s center city auditorium building
Six new hotels planned for Arnot Mall area, Chemung County
Growth is the subject of Bath (Steuben Co.) forum
Utica’s taxable assessed value drops $10 million
Brooklyn waterfront development booming
Syracuse Council OKs land bank
Suffolk County Land Bank created
Green infrastructure: state to combat combined sewer overflows
New York City seeks gas drilling ban in Sullivan County
Can there ever be enough drugstores?
Planned New York casinos halted temporarily
Binghamton scores EPA smart growth grant
Blowing in the Wind (Madison County)
Walkable urbanism: the new trend
Seniors are selling, who is going to buy the homes?
Return that iPad if you care about cities
Stopping high-speed sprawl
Youth renew the countryside
Public transit on the chopping block in Detroit