Following the 4:30pm walking tour of the Midtown community, this esteemed panel discussion will focus on “resilient urbanism” pertaining to the communities of Bradburn, Midtown & Aria – all innovative for their time.  Resilient urbanism is a collaboration among multiple disciplines that explores a wide spectrum of topics related to what makes resilience in urban contexts unique:…

CNU Colorado Charter Awards, announcements!

Congratulations to the winners, featured below! Also, we cordially invite you to attend our 1st-ever CNU Colorado Charter AWARDS CEREMONY at MIDTOWN (1625 W. 67th Avenue) as part of the kick-off to our Resilient Urbanism Event on Thursday, April 23rd. Tour begins at 4:30pm, Panel Discussion at 5:00pm and Awards Ceremony at 6:30pm. Drinks and snacks…

Resilient Urbanism, a Panel Discussion: Bradburn, Midtown & Aria

This esteemed panel discussion will focus on “resilient urbanism” pertaining to the communities of Bradburn, Midtown & Aria – all innovative for their time.  Resilient urbanism is a collaboration among multiple disciplines that explores a wide spectrum of topics related to what makes resilience in urban contexts unique: housing and land challenges, equity, density, governance, construction…

Introducing the CNU Colorado Charter Awards

The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) is a non-profit organization that promotes walkable, mixed-use neighborhood development, sustainable communities and healthier living conditions. We believe that cities should be designed for people and should respect human scale and encourage human interaction. The first ever CNU-Colorado Charter Awards honor projects that are designed in this spirit…

“The Art of Street Design” City event in Boulder with CNU past president Victor Dover

City of Boulder Community Event “The Art of Street Design” Presentation and Community Discussion with Victor Dover WHEN: Wednesday March 26, 5:30-7:30pm WHERE: Chautauqua, Ggrand Assembly Hall, 900 Baseline Rd., Boulder WHAT: Victor Dover, coauthor of the new book, “Street Design,” will be presenting proven strategies to create safe, walkable streets in Boulder. Victor will describe…

Urbanism and Cohousing Panel

Panel Discussion, January 7, 2010 Introduction Ronnie Pelusio CNU Colorado Secretary Cohousing communities have strong synergies with New Urbanism. They practice good urbanism by contributing to the diversity of the greater urban environments with an emphasis on shared facilities, sustainable living practices, walkable neighborhoods, car share programs, and the creation of community. It is because…