Tuesday, August 30, 2011

CNU Miami lecture by Andres Duany

Andres Duany will be giving a lecture tonight at Books & Books in Coral Gables, FL focused on the newest book from the Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment, "Theory & Practice of Agrarian Urbanism."

More about the fledgling CNU chapter and upcoming events can be found at: CNUMiami.org

Thursday, August 25, 2011

SmartCode Working Session held in Miami, FL

Dover-Kohl participated in a three day working session August 20th to 23rd focused on SmartCode Version 10 at the offices of Duany Plater-Zyberk. Dover-Kohl joined representatives from DPZ, Placemakers, Opticos Design, Hall Planning and Engineering, as well as Daniel Slone, Sandy Sorlien, and several others in a discussion on SmartCode coding in practice, lessons learned, and ways to improve and advance the next version of the form-based code.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Jamestown Mall Area Plan Adopted by St. Louis County

The Jamestown Mall Area Plan was formally adopted as part of the General Plan for St. Louis County on Tuesday night. The Plan, which details strategies for transitioning the site of the ailing Mall, was created during a community-based planning process.