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    The Congress for the New Urbanism and the Center for Neighborhood Technology have released a list of the top U.S. places ready for revitalization by replacing deteriorating highways with walkable boulevards and denser development.

  • Farnsworth House Flooded

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House, in Plano, Ill., was flooded with 15 inches of water in mid-September and will likely be closed for the rest of 2008.

  • MIT's Ochsendorf, 2008 MacArthur Fellow

    MIT associate professor of building technology John Ochsendorf has received a 2008 MacArthur Foundation fellowship, commonly known as the "genius grant."

  • AIA Predicts Decline in Nonresidential Architecture for '08, '09

    Twice each year, the American Institute of Architects' Consensus Forecast Panel projects what the next couple of years might hold for the U.S. building industry.

  • Rizzoli Architecture Editor David Morton Promoted

    The longtime, award-winning senior editor, who has overseen Rizzoli's architecture division since 1987, was recently named associate publisher.

  • 1st Circuit Appeals Court Salvages Boston Firm's Copyright Infringement Suit

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit overturned a lower court's ruling that had dismissed a Boston architecture firm's copyright infringement suit on the basis of timeliness. The lower court said Warren Freedenfeld Associates should have known it

  • Steelcase Presents ...

    When Steelcase decided it wanted to share its vision of sustainability with the world, it also chose to make the website about much more than its own environmentally friendly efforts.

  • Jones Lang LaSalle Acquires Green Globes Developer

    At a time when construction market economics have some worried that sustainable development will decline as developers and builders look to control costs, industry heavyweight Jones Lang LaSalle has made its position on the environment clear with its July

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