Blogosphere - In this section you'll find commentary, opinion and editorials from blogs and newspapers around the country. The opinions expressed in these blogs do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Reconnecting America.
Blogosphere: FHWA Helps Cities & Towns Land Ped/Bike
American cities and towns should get a leg up on using federal funds to make streets safer for biking and walking, thanks to rules enacted yesterday by the Federal Highway Administration...
Blogosphere: Report - How Social Media Moves NY
Rudin Center for Transportation Policy
We're thrilled to release a new report, "How Social Media Moves New…
As a Development of Regional Impact in the state of Florida, Restoration has to obtain a recommendation from the regional planning council prior to approval from the City. Additionally, in order to successfully implement the project, a Comprehensive Plan text and map amendment (CPA) was submitted to the City of Edgewater that created a new land use classifi cation, known as the Sustainable Community Development District (SCD). At the time of this entry, the East Central Florida Regional Planning Council and the City of Edgewater Planning and Zoning Commission have unanimous approval. Th e Volusia County Growth Management Commission has also provided the City of Edgewater with a favorable recommendation towards the CPA. The State Department of Community Aff airs has also reviewed the project. Th e City Council is expected to approve the CPA and the DRI on February 6, 2009. Once the Development Order is approved, the project team will craft a new…