09/15/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Brian Wolfe.

Newburgh skateboard park underway [MHN]
10 Inspiring Before and After Exterior Makeovers [BO]
How JPMorgan Chase Is Fueling Detroit’s Revival [Fortune]
What Snow Tells Us About Creating Better Public Spaces [TOC]
This Newburgh Restaurateur Wants You To Feel At Home [SODV]
Meet Pardison Fontaine, The New York Rapper Putting Newburgh on the Map [MA]
An architectural primer on how to “break up” large buildings so that they look smaller [MUR]

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09/08/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

What Becomes of an Abandoned City Hall? [NC]
The Difference a DIY Cultural Revival Can Make [CL]
Newburgh to mark start of skateboard park construction [THR]
Why We Desperately Need To Bring Back Vocational Training In Schools [Forbes]
Tax breaks for mega-deals OK, but bring back incentives for smaller projects, too [DFP]

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09/01/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

Newburgh crime stats improving [MHN]
Newburgh to explore sale of City Hall [THR]
Artist brings objects to life in Newburgh [TWC]
Can tearing down a vacant house make your neighborhood safer? [Urban]

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08/18/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Newburgh photographer Brian Wolfe. “Night shot of the steam generator passing under the Newburgh Beacon Bridge, Newburgh Waterfront, passing by Bannerman’s island and on to Cold Spring. * million pounds, 130 feet tall”

Can a City Be Compassionate? [CL]
Newburgh chess club reopens to encourage kids [THR]
City of Newburgh PD Goes Live with ShotSpotter [HVNN]
845 Life: Cher Vick’s blog shares a bright vision of Newburgh [THR]

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08/11/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

Shrimp Grow in the Hudson Valley, Too [EM]
Feds target feuding gangs in Newburgh [THR]
How houses were cooled before air conditioning [Curbed]
Developer talks up Newburgh vacant property ideas [THR]
Boys & Girls Club of Newburgh buys ex-KeyBank building [THR]
Forget The Urban Stereotypes: Where Millennials Are Really Moving [Forbes]

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08/04/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

Extreme Commuting [NYT]
The Push to Succeed p.10 [OM]
Newburgh beefs up code enforcement [THR]
Developer looks to complete Newburgh project [THR]
Letter: Brick, not macadam, belongs in Newburgh [THR]
Tower of Victory restoration is underway in Newburgh [THR]
Newburgh’s classic architecture reborn in rehab project [THR]
Food From Around the World, Homegrown in New York [NYT]

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