Posts Tagged ‘smart growth’

5 Building Ideas From the Mayoral Architecture Debate

With Jack Evans and Vince Gray headed to New York and Muriel Bowser and Andy Shallal otherwise occupied, the small candidate crowd at last night's architecture debate must have left the hosts feeling as lonely as sad architect archetype Ted Mosby. The lack of candidates at the District Architecture Center brought about a similar lack of political [...]

Tommy Wells Ditches “Livable, Walkable”

It's hard to imagine mayoral aspirant Tommy Wells without "livable, walkable," his shorthand for a transit-friendly approach to development. His campaign has printed stickers with different plays on the phrase, and he hands out Livable Walkable Awards every year. But now, Wells says he's breaking up with his longtime slogan.
Don't get Wells wrong—he's still all about bike [...]