Urban Retail

News and resources relating to mixed-use neighborhoods, town centers, main streets, and downtowns.

The architectural maturation of Portland food carts

Robert Orr, New Urban Network Frequently on my morning walk to work I pass the imposing figure of Jimmy Nigretti ...
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Will Walmart finally build an urban store?

Author: Robert Steuteville New Urban Network Update: The proposal on New Jersey Avenue in the District of Columbia is really ...
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Britain worries about supermarkets mangling town centers

Grocery chains are under pressure to do mixed-use urban development, but the results are sometimes crude. Author: Philip Langdon New ...
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Critics deride New Jersey’s offer to revive an unfinished mall

Author: Philip Langdon New Urban Network At the end of April, The New York Times reported that "Gov. Chris Christie and the ...
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Will Walmart finally build an urban store?

Author: Robert Steuteville New Urban Network Update: The proposal on New Jersey Avenue in the District of Columbia is really ...
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HUD will help five cities redo troubled neighborhoods

Author: Philip Langdon New Urban Network An unusually comprehensive federal initiative will try to make drastic improvements in poor, violence-prone ...
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