Posts Tagged ‘urban’


The Feng Shui of Seaside

Published: New Urbanism In Practice – The Newsletter of the New Urbanism Division of the American Planning Association:   Volume 5 – Issue 2 – Summer 2007   Life was breathed into the New Urbanism movement when Seaside was built. Seaside embodies a return to the right concepts of community development for the right reasons, […]


Thesis – Chapter 2 Planning Today: 2.1 Sprawl

It should be noted that the residential sector is the largest user of urban space. It constitutes from 30 to 50 percent of the developed land in an urban area (Kaiser, Godschalk, Chapin, 1995). Jaquelin Robertson, in The Seaside Debates notes, “Since 1945, we have built a second America, as much as was built between […]