Next Wave of Urban Reform Mayors @CoryBooker and @mayordavebing fight to save two of America’s most distressed cities. http://ow.ly/35UOr
Post-Sandy, #NYC's homeless problem is even more daunting. One building in #Brooklyn shows how it might be solved http://t.co/PFkzfl0x
Historic black neighborhoods climb from recession (features #Harlem, Chicago's Bronzeville and Cleveland's Fairfax)http://t.co/BUGrm46I
"Happiest cities, most livable cities, loneliest cities -- the web's filled with lists. Almost all of them are bogus." http://t.co/T9eWKSo0
The case for saving ugly bldgs. http://t.co/9yJkse5O (Yes, IMHO, some #brutalist bldgs are #preservation worthy).
An #architect transforms a wrecked row house in Prospect Heights, #Brooklyn. http://t.co/VuItdEwN
The city's coolest lofts? Plan could breathe new life into Central Terminal,
a faded #Buffalo landmark http://bit.ly/h0NCyw #preservation
Handmade-goods movement goes corporate, as CB2, West Elm, others work w/producers & artisans. http://lat.ms/f92WeF
Fantastic list RT @yuriartibise: 10 Urban Visionaries Who Aren’t Jane Jacobs http://goo.gl/fb/awbtP #urbanism
National #Parks reach out to blacks who aren’t visiting. NPS officials have enlisted Oprah's help: http://nyti.ms/cAQksD
#Philadelphia, #preservation: Historic John Coltrane House is Being Renovated http://t.co/pw9ur8GFEr
#Detroit: Dan Gilbert is planning an int'l design competition for developing former Hudson's dept store site http://t.co/TU9YOuND1y
New Orleans, preservation- Circle Food finally makes a turnaround http://t.co/Ndz69SeQ3p
Detroit's North End neighborhood rising http://t.co/Jy18GwdnRI
Mayor Mark Mallory shows off Cincinnati's revival by taking the NY Post to his fave spots - http://t.co/wLQeHtEaNl
NY State will rip out Robert Moses Parkway in Niagara Falls http://t.co/g5WJ8RbOg5 via @TheBuffaloNews
"The Central Park of Detroit." :) Nonprofit partnership helping to revive Detroit’s Palmer Park http://t.co/95WTh6K73B
Mayor Bing: #Detroit closing 50 city parks this spring http://t.co/QLKEXMZC
Philadelphia City Planning receives super coverage for new online game. Interactive Game Helps With Urban Planning http://t.co/6wHam6d7
@design8dsketch Thank you so much for the updates! I'm so happy to see that there was such a huge response. It's a fantastic project. :)
A Long-Awaited Upswing for Downtown Detroit
Deputy Mayor Steele, #NYC has 660k post-secondary students. #SummitNYC
It's a gloomy day in #NY, but I'm chasing it away with a shot of delicious espresso. #SaecoEspresso
Deena Parham shares 22 links a week, mostly from
www.detroitnews.com, www.nola.com, NOLA.com, www.philly.com, www.buffalonews.com, ow.ly,
Book Review: 'Forgotten Landmarks of Detroit,' by Dan Austin
Great project. rt @DAFrizz Philadelphia in the Running for Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Fan Favorite
#Philadelphia, #preservation: Historic John Coltrane House is Being Renovated
Whole Foods to open Detroit store on June 5
31% of Deena Parham's tweets are replies. This means 14 replies a week, mostly to
@writerobinson (92) and @urbanmatt (55).
I'm at Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (Brooklyn, NY) w/ 2 others
everything is in bloom, and the water looks so refreshing. #withartphl (@ Swann Memorial Fountain)
This is a wonderful addition to Philadelphia's open green space #withartphl (@ Sister Cities Plaza)
Admiring the gardens and sculpture at the Rodin #withartphl (@ Rodin Museum)
RT @Bartow_Pell: Read @margaretroach on the provenance of seeds in today's @nytimes http://t.co/J2UbY7hi3o Hear her Thursday 7:30 pm @Ba ...
RT @Love_Is_Dope: My father just asked me if we (people in Harlem) are out here doing the Harlem Shake. It's time for this meme to die.
#NYC rt @MetroFocus In honor of it's 100th anniversary, what was your first Grand Central memory? Reply with #GCT100!
#Planners would be wise to remember this. RT “@blisl: Density won't solve isolation. Only community can do that.”