urban planning http://aspenpublicradio.org en Imagining 2024: Urban America http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/imagining-2024-urban-america <p><strong>Imagining 2024: Urban America</strong></p><p>After decades of urban depopulation, US cities are experiencing a reversing of that trend, led by millennials, 40 percent of whom say they plan to live their lives in urban settings. But families and empty nesters are moving to the city too, and for the first time since the 1920s, population growth in US cities is outpacing the growth of the suburbs. What will this reshaping of the American landscape mean for society? How will cities grow and change to accommodate new populations, a changing environment, and a global economy? What will drive innovation and economic growth in the new urban context? And how can cities best plan, govern, and design for the future?</p><p><br />Bruce Katz, Jeff Speck, Janette Sadik-Khan, Kasim Reed, Sommer Mathis, Mitch Landrieu</p><p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 02:21:00 +0000 Rob St. Mary 20760 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Imagining 2024: Urban America Airport Design Guidelines http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/airport-design-guidelines <p></p><p></p><p>If, or more likely when, the Aspen airport chooses to make improvements to the airport terminal the construction will need to follow a new set of design guidelines.&nbsp; Following the rollout of the airports master plan last year a committee of residents met to ensure than any changes meet certain criteria. &nbsp; APR's Roger Adams reports.</p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:42:20 +0000 Roger Adams 17497 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Airport Design Guidelines