03/17/17 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 Nancy Layne.

Facade Grants Fuel Revitalization [IL]
Better to replace historic windows? [WM]
Putting Music on Your Main Street [MSA]
ShotSpotter planning underway in Newburgh [MHN]
Small Business Revolution Documentary (Video) [SBR]
Americans could be killing the McMansion for good [BI]
Newburgh apartment developer given 1 more year [THR]
Why Casino-Driven Development Is a Roll of the Dice [CL]
Next permanent Newburgh city police chief likely to be outsider [MHN]

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03/03/17 1:30pm

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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 Milagros Villanueva Rosado

Secrets of successful communities [DP]
CSX to repair Newburgh retaining wall [MHN]
70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green [World Channel]
Plan pitched to renovate Regal Bag site in Newburgh [THR]
The Things Nobody Tells You When Buying an Old House [F+M]
Tenants slam jail provision in proposed Newburgh renters’ ordinance [THR]
Officials Demand Investigation Into Chemicals In Newburgh Water Supply [CBS]

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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]

Add your own photos depicting city life to the Newburgh Restoration flickr pool to be used on the blog, or email me. **Flickr users please do not forget to remove disabling of downloading of pictures. Otherwise I can’t use them** Please do not take photos for your own use without consulting the photographer