The latest in urban planning, placemaking and citizen action:

  • San Francisco’s Planning Department reveals its proposal for the city’s first pedestrian priority street. [SF Streetsblog]
  • A new study shows farmer’s markets on the rise in Canada; deems markets ‘good things’. []
  • Dedicated urban designer brings change to Oakland’s public spaces and wins Local Hero award. [SF Chronicle]
  • The Supreme Court ruled in favor of a city’s right to determine which permanent displays can be installed in parks. []

Places in the News: March 2, 2009 was last modified: March 6th, 2012 by Craig Raphael