resources - Urban Development
Center For Sustainable Cities
The USC Center for Sustainable Cities conducts research, education, and community outreach to address sustainability challenges facing metropolitan regions.
Center for Sustainable Urban Development
Based at Columbia University, this organization offers resources and oversees projects aimed at raising awareness of sustainable urban development with a specific emphasis on developing cities.
Challenge to Sprawl Campaign
Sponsored by the Sierra Club, this campaign works to fight poorly planned development and provides resources and news on successful urban planning.
Regional Plan Association
Organization of researchers and regional planners seeking to improve the quality of life in the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut metro areas in transportation, environmental and economic development issues..
A project of the Natural Resources Defense Council, this site encourages citizen reporters to discuss local improvements in public transportation, construction and development in their area.
Sustainable Cities Collective
Site that aggregates news articles, opinion pieces and research on the topics of urban development, sustainable cities and urban policy from around the world.
Sustainable Cities International
Vancouver based non-profit focused on bringing about change in urban sustainability by connecting policy makers, business leaders and citizens.
Urban Land Institute
Global non-profit that provides leadership in responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide.