The Planning Department manages the City's long range plans and develops ordinances and policies that implement these plans, and manages land development applications. Our mission is to shape the physical development of the City. We work closely with land developers and builders to ensure careful and thoughtful compliance with all City codes, policies and ordinances. In doing so, we help to establish safe and attractive residential neighborhoods and businesses.
Lots of great ideas, but few resources to back them up—the story in Detroit is probably familiar in cities all over the country.
80 Flatbush has been one of the most closely watched, and hotly debated, proposed developments in the country.
A report on the fiscal conditions of cities sounds alarms about potential challenges ahead.
A new governor and State Legislature will be faced with increasing pressure on public transportation infrastructure and the need to change the state's approach to public transit, according to the Columbus Dispatch.