Tag Archives: Legacy Cities

Legacy City Design Web Launch

Our friends at the J. Max Bond Center on Design for the Just City at CCNY School of Architecture have announced the launch of the new Legacy City Design website. It’s a forum to promote connections, disseminate successful projects, convene … read more

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No Parking: Marc Norman on renewing the urban landscape

Marc Norman (current Loeb)  has been pondering the challenges of legacy cities and how the primacy of the automobile has worked against urban vibrancy. In a recent article in the Journal of Urban History, he offers suggestions to employ technology and entrepreneurial … read more

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Maurice Cox Heads North

Maurice Cox (LF ’02) is on the move again: Detroit’s Mayor Duggan has recruited him to be the city's new planning director, and he starts immediately on a part-time basis as he transitions from his leadership role at Tulane City … read more

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Legacy Cities At Lincoln House

Legacy Cities was the topic for last year’s Bruner-Loeb Forum in Detroit and it’s still high on the agenda for the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. In the current blog At Lincoln House, Anthony Flint (LF ’01) revisits St. Louis … read more

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Bruner-Loeb Forum Call for Proposals

The deadline of April 4 is nearing for proposals from qualified individuals, organizations and collaborative teams to serve as local host and partner for the 2014 Bruner-Loeb Forum. The Bruner-Loeb Forum is a partnership between the Rudy Bruner Award for … read more

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Legacy Cities Update

Since the "Legacy City Design: Bruner Loeb Forum 2013" last November we've continued to track thinking and advances in the field through publications like the American Assembly’s Legacy Cities Blog. In a recent article,Todd Swanstrom shares his research on changing neighborhoods in … read more

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Apply for Next City's 2014 Vanguard Conference

Next City presents the 2014 Vanguard Conference  April 24 - 26 in Chattanooga, TNDeadline to Apply: February 14, 2014

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Legacy Cities Forum Wrap-Up

Metropolis magazine has an article by Anne-Marie Lubenau (LF '12) that captures the aims, activities and players of the November conference in Detroit. Read "Big Ideas from the 2013 Bruner Loeb Forum Detroit.” Image courtesy of Erik Howard

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Architectural Record on Legacy Cities Forum

Read what Architectural Record has to say about the Legacy Cities Design: Bruner Loeb Forum 2013 in "Learning from Legacy Cities."

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Looking Forward: Legacy Cities Design Forum Recap, Part 4

A Legacy Cities network Despite a fully packed schedule, energy remained high at the end of the second day of the Legacy Cities Design: Bruner Loeb Forum 2013. Maurice Cox (LF ’05) said, "There are so many challenges on the … read more

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