The Presentation from Where Are We Going, How Will We Get There?

If you happened to miss the CNU-hosted event on the Future of Transit in Our Region, please take a look at the panel discussion presentation from that evening (link below). Where Are We Going, How Will We Get There, presentation: CNU_Transit Panel_FINAL_sm Transportation has been a hot topic for a while now. But what is…

CNU Colorado Upcoming Event: Panel Discussion on Transit

Transportation has been a hot topic for a while now. But what is actually in the works for Colorado and the Midwest region? What are the recent challenges we are facing? How are we looking to the future? Join us for a great night of presentations and a panel discussion from region leaders in urban planning,…

Meetings with Remarkable Urbanists

About 12 years ago I discovered DESIGNER/Builder Magazine, a small magazine with a unique view into American design, which featured articles about such things as the cardboard box architecture of the homeless, and the architectural work of people like Prakash Nair, who designed spaces that inspired children to learn. DESIGNER/builder approached design from the perspective…

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…

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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…

CNU CO Charter Awards – Deadline extended!

The deadline for the CNU Colorado Charter Awards has been extended. You can now submit your projects till Tuesday, March 10th 2015. Learn more about the Awards and apply now!

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…