02/17/17 9:45am

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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 HB

Tactical Urbanism Guide [TUG]
The Wastelands of Urban Renewal [City Lab]
Buffalo is a Winter City. Let’s Act Like One. [Buffalo Rising]
Copenhagen Wants Its Tourists To Become Locals [Pop Up City]
The Local Revolution Could Start on Your Computer [Strong Towns]
The Building Code Profession Is Dying Out, and That’s a Problem [City Lab]
The Racial Wealth Gap Is a Policy Problem, Not a Behavior Problem [Next City]
Newburgh Performing Arts Academy Comprised of Mostly Black, Latino Students [TWC]
Newburgh’s ‘Queen of the Hudson’ Concert Series Delights Performers and Audiences Alike [HV Mag]

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02/10/17 9:45am

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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 John Leighton

In Praise of Smaller Cities [City Lab]
Anti-Pilgrim Pipeline groups rally in Newburgh [THR]
Revamp planned for 8 Highland Falls buildings [THR]
Six Percent Increase in NY State Park Attendance [GC]
Construction Begins On Yet Another Hotel in The South Bronx [W2TB]
American suburbs are the next fertile ground for architectural and urban experimentation [ArchNews]

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02/03/17 9:45am

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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.

Life, death and demolition [WSJ]
Renter Hell, Part 1: Billions for squalor [APP]
Renter hell, part 2: fighting the rats [APP]
Renter hell, part 3: protected by the law [APP]
Stewart Airport still potential Superfund site [THR]
Newburgh ordinance proposal targets messy tenants [THR]
Newburgh Brewing Co.’s taproom rated tops in state [THR]
Johanna Yaun: Newburgh’s Dutch Reformed Church [NYHB]
GSAPP is taking its students out of New York and up the river [ArchDaily]
2 property owners keep up fight against plan for 91 Newburgh apartments [THR]

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01/27/17 11:30am

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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 NR Flickr user Brian Wolfe.

Water Crisis in Newburgh [Vice News]
6 Reasons to Keep Your Plaster [Craftsman Blog]
The Complete Guide to ‘Border Vacuums’ [City Lab]
Ten reasons to build community through urban design [CNU]
Ohio Becomes First State To Ban Plywood Boarding On Vacant And Abandoned Properties [PRN]

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01/20/17 11:45am

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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 NR flickr pool user Shuttered Moments Photography.

Reinventing Poor Cities at Scale [ST]
Middletown pitches plan for $10M city revamp [THR]
Dollar Amount Put on Cost of Blight to Neighbors [Next City]
Downtown Laurel in bloom, thanks to young entrepreneurs [CL]
Buffalo Becomes First Major U.S. City to Eliminate Parking Minimums [SBUSA]

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01/13/17 11:45am

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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 NR flickr pool user Jillian Elder, Victory Designs.

Local counties need to guide gentrification [THR]
Newburgh may address problem of feral cats [MHN]
Newburgh Anti-Poverty Task Force seeks input [THR]
Newburgh’s skateboard park more than a vision [MHN]
Newburgh council OKs $351K to install gunshot sensors [THR]

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