More stories about Planning

  • soleri power

    Paolo Soleri—the intrepid architect, urban planner, and visionary—has added another honor to his long list of accolades: a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum.

  • breaking away

    Many architecture firms find subtle, creative ways to inject energy into their off-site meetings.

  • change agent

    Chapin knows that the loose edges of towns, with their mind-numbing mazes of streets, cannot be improved simply by sending out talented architects. Innovative solutions must come from better planning.

  • masters of the suburbs

    This group of pioneering architects (and more you'll meet soon) transformed Orange, County, Calif., into a laboratory for the American house.

  • Cutting-Edge Communities

    Architects in Atlanta; Tucson, Ariz.; Chicago; and Bellevue, Wash., take community design and planning in innovative directions.