Tag Archives: Legacy Cities

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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Innovation and Scale: Legacy Cities Design Forum Recap, Part 3

Eastern Market is one of a handful of projects that attendees visited during the Legacy City Design: 2013 Bruner Loeb Forum. The Forum focused on two topics: Vacancy, Weeds and Infrastructure and Vacancy, Density and Neighborhoods, and the schedule was … read more

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Fueling Hope: Legacy Cities Design Forum Recap, Part 2

"If you don’t bring opportunity and hope you get violence and dope.” -Heaster Wheeler Indicators of decline in Detroit are easy to find; nonetheless, high energy prevailed among the participants of the Legacy Cities Design: Bruner Loeb Forum 2013. The … read more

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Pockets of Inspiration: Legacy City Design in Detroit, Part 1

Riding around Detroit over the past couple of days with participants in Legacy City Design: Bruner Loeb Forum 2013 was, oddly enough, a rather hopeful experience. Yes, the view of block upon block of burned and abandoned residences in the … read more

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