Urban Planning

  • Calendar

    September 25, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    Development in Everglades Agricultural Reserve? Summer Meeting Scheduled

    Caught between developers on one hand and environmental preservationists on the other, Palm Beach County Commissioners Tuesday postponed any decision on opening the county's Agricultural Reserve to greater commercial development. See also: - Developers Trying to Build in Everglades Agricultural Re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Tamarac Resident LeRoy Browne: You CAN Fight City Hall

    The potential view from Paradise?‚ÄčTamarac homeowner LeRoy Browne moved from Washington D.C. to Paradise Estates in the 1980s because he was looking for, well, Paradise. But now his heavenly retreat is threatened: Browne's house sits directly on a golf course that the city wants to rezone. The plan ... More >>

  • News

    July 10, 2008

    Naked Negotiation in Riviera Beach

    How a Riviera Beach official allegedly does business in a very warm climate

  • News

    July 26, 2007

    Towering Rage

    Luxury condo developers up the ante with critics

  • News

    April 19, 2007

    River of Greed

    The plan includes playing footsie with a controversial land baron and paving over a piece of the Everglades

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2006

    Activist Jailed In Riviera Beach

    Lozman Fane Lozman was arrested at Riviera Beach City Hall last night for ... speaking at a commission meeting. Lozman, the houseboat-living activist who has been fighting the city to stop their eminent domain effort for a massive redevelopment of the city's waterfront area, was called up to the pod ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2006
  • Blogs

    June 28, 2006

    Mayor Mara Answers Her Critics

    Our Leader Below is an e-mail from Hollywood Mayor Mara Giulanti responding to her many critics. The mayor was adding her voice to a series of e-mails that began about the Mach eminent domain victory over the city. She was responding, as best as I could tell, to an e-mail from Howard Sher, a long-ti ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2006

    Bulldozers Gone Wild

    Bad, CRA! Bad, Bad CRA!

  • News

    March 17, 2005

    Urban Removal

    It's the same old story, critics say: displacing blacks to make way for whites

  • News

    March 3, 2005
  • News

    February 7, 2002

    A House Surrounded

    As the city spars with deep-pocketed developers, will a vertical horizon obscure the historic Stranahan House?

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    Almost Perfect

    The rise and fall of Perfection, South Florida's biggest and boldest New Urbanist community

  • Best of BPB

    May 17, 2001
  • News

    July 27, 2000


    To Hyde Park Market They Merrily Go

  • Best of BPB

    May 11, 2000

    Best Mile Of Broward/Palm Beach

    SW 136th Avenue, south of I-595