Over 40% of downtown Phoenix is either vacant or a surface parking lot. This is more than most Rust Belt cities, including Detroit.
This week’s edition of news and news for urbanists.
Rogue Green is a series of monthly social/networking events in downtown Phoenix for eco-minded ‘rogues.’
On April 21st, I had the honor of speaking at TEDxScottsdale. My presentation was entitled: Finding My Way Through the Urban Desert.
Matt Yglesias comments on Phoenix’s light rail investment.
Five of my most popular posts on Phoenix.
I’ve written before on the need to get involved in our communities. More recently, I created a list of current vacancies on various City of Phoenix boards and commissions. I realize, however, that we all lead busy lives with existing commitments and many people may not have the time or energy to add one more. Other people may…
I am looking forward to the Regional Tree & Shade Summit taking place in downtown Phoenix this Wednesday, March 9 from 8:30 – 5:00 pm.
To promote their 20th anniversary, the Downtown Phoenix Partnership sponsored a video showcasing residents’ visions for the next 20 years.
If you missed January’s launch of the book “Midcentury Marvels: Commercial Architecture of Phoenix, 1945-1975,” here’s another opportunity.