Articles

The Project for Lean Urbanism in the press.

How to Diversify Housing Delivery with Help from Architects

Building Design – April 4, 2017

Housing: The Moment of Maximum Opportunity

Centre for Policy Studies – February 2, 2017

A More Diverse Housebuilding Sector Is the Key to Increasing Supply

Building Design – October 6, 2016

Creating Better Places Need Not Cost a Fortune

TransportXtra – August 26, 2016

Keep the Twin Cities “Weird”

Women’s Press – July 12, 2016

Five Cities That Are Leading the Way in Urban Innovation

Wall Street Journal – April 21, 2016

Growing Small: How Smaller, Infill Urban Developments Are Making a Big Difference

Urban Land – February 12, 2016

How I Spent My Summer Vacation

Traditional Building – August 31, 2015

Attracting Infill Development in Distressed Communities: 30 Strategies

EPA – May 2015

Ideas Converging for Housing Opportunity

PlaceShakers – May 26, 2015

Small Urban Developers Movement Picks Up Steam

Better Cities & Towns – May 20, 2015

Going ‘Lean’ to Build Better Communities

Knight Blog – April 22, 2015

Government Street Site a Perfect Canvas

The Advocate – March 4, 2015

Detroit’s Lesson for Rhode Island

GoLocalProv – February 16, 2015

Options for Development

Baton Rouge Business Report – December 12, 2014

Pink Planning – Diluting the Red Tape

Centre for Policy Studies – November, 2014

Architect Suggests Lean Approach

Tri-City Herald – November 7, 2014

Why Detroit Is a Great City for Female Entrepreneurs

Fortune – October 22, 2014

High Point [North Carolina] Tackles Permitting Issues

High Point Enterprise – October 18, 2014

Clayton’s March to Marta (Scroll down to “Regulations, ADA burden public transportation”)

Atlanta Journal Constitution – August 25, 2014

Lean Urbanism Needs Lean Rail Transit

The American Conservative, Center for Public Transportation – July 30, 2014

Lean Urbanism: A Century Practice?

Placeshakers and Newsmakers – August 18, 2014

Lean Urbanism and the Bureaucratic State

Bacon’s Rebellion – June 13, 2014

Lean Urbanism is the Next Big Thing

Treehugger – June 10, 2014

Lean Urbanism: Cheaper, Faster, Smaller

Bacon’s Rebellion – June 4, 2014

Civic Innovation in Action Studio tees up ideas for better communities

Knight Blog – May 15, 2014

Investment-Ready Downtowns and Lean Urbanism

People Place Purpose – May 14, 2014

It’s Not Easy Being Lean: Thoughts On Urbanism’s Next Big Thing

People Place Purpose – April 14, 2014

Lean Urbanism: What is the “minimum viable product” for urban renewal?

O’Reilly Radar – March 14, 2014

Lean Urbanism, a continuing story for successful cities

Knight Blog – March 10, 2014

Knight Foundation grant to Miami architect, planner Andres Duany aims to cut red tape

Miami Herald – February 22, 2014

‘Lean’ Urbanism aims to slim down regulation for small-time builders and business owners

Next City – February 20, 2014

Lean Urbanism project to empower citizens to revitalize cities with $600,000 from Knight Foundation

Knight Foundation – February 19, 2014

A ‘Lean’ replacement for ‘Big Civic’

Knight Blog – February 19, 2014

San Diego Is Pioneering ‘Lean Urbanism’

Fortune – February 18, 2014

The Pink Zone: Why Detroit is the New Brooklyn

Fortune – January 30, 2014