Stories with 'urban planning' tag

Here’s how this Downtown Miami resident’s vision for a new destination is coming to life

Steve Dutton’s Avenue 3 project for Downtown Miami looks to create a pedestrian-friendly destination in the heart of the city.

/ October 15, 2018


The latest concept for shipping containers in Miami? A shelter for the homeless

Shipping containers have been repurposed for just about everything, and now a Miami company is considering them for housing the homeless.

/ June 21, 2018


Can a street redesign bring business to Downtown Miami? This resident hopes so

Downtown Miami resident Stephen Dutton hopes his Avenue 3 concept can bring new life to the neighborhood.

/ June 21, 2018


Value of Miami’s Community: Urbanism Summit

We’re excited to begin 2018 with a new podcast series in the spirit of Designing the WE that will regularly highlight leaders & organizations from throughout greater Miami focused on making a positive impact on our community development & the lives of residents! For episode #2, which will be a special live broadcast held during the weekly Venture Cafe […]

/ January 13, 2018


Value of Miami’s Community: Premiere Podcast

We’re excited to kick-off 2018 with a brand new podcast series in the spirit of Designing the WE that will regularly highlight leaders & organizations from throughout greater Miami focused on making a positive impact on our community development & the lives of residents! For episode #1, which falls on W.K. Kellogg Foundation‘s 2nd annual National Day of Racial […]

/ January 5, 2018


This is what you should do with your idea for making transit better.

The Transportation QuickBuild Program is seeking low-cost, easy-to-build ideas for making Miami an easier place to get around without a car. Then it will help you make your idea happen.

/ February 20, 2017


What’s the future of Downtown?

How can we create an awesome future for downtown Miami?

/ January 19, 2017


Meet George Merrick, the man who made Coral Gables

In a mere eight years, George Merrick transformed Coral Gables from part of Miami’s sleepy backcountry into a lush, stately city of its own.

/ April 18, 2016


How thinking small can change a city

What happens when people stop aiming for the perfect, large-scale urban improvements? Well, a lot.

/ March 24, 2016


Five startups that could improve Miami’s future

At last week’s Smart City Startups conference, startups showcased products that could help solve some of Miami’s biggest challenges, including economic opportunity, transportation, and sea level rise. Here’s a look at five companies with innovative ideas for tackling tough issues.

/ April 27, 2015