In the Media

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Are Would-Be Planners and Engineers on Board with Transportation Reform?

The Streetsblog podcast The Brake speaks with CRP Assistant Professor Nicholas Klein about a new survey he coconducted that explores the policy preferences of various stakeholders who shape America’s transportation system.

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Cornell's Business School Dean on how a $30M Investment Will Bring its Real Estate Program to the 'Next Level'

Fortune interviews Cornell SC Johnson College of Business Dean Andrew Karolyi about what the investment will mean for Cornell's business school and what it plans to do with this money.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Investor Gives Cornell $30 Million to Launch Real Estate Department

The Chronicle of Philanthropy highlights Paul Rubacha's $30 million gift to Cornell University to establish the Paul Rubacha Department of Real Estate, jointly managed by AAP and the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business.

Monday, June 13, 2022

White House Nationwide Zoning Reform Effort Needs Data

In an op-ed for The Hill, CRP Professor Sara Bronin explains that in order for President Biden's incentives for zoning reform to be most effective, there's a need to collect a lot more data.

Monday, June 13, 2022

Not Just a Fence: The Story of a Stainless Steel Status Symbol

In a New York Times article, CRP Professor Thomas Campanella comments on the status element of stainless steel fencing around homes in New York City.

Monday, June 13, 2022

New Digital Atlas Hopes to Demystify Urban Zoning

Next City covers the National Zoning Atlas initiative, led by CRP Professor Sara Bronin, with the goal to strengthen national and local planning for housing production, transportation infrastructure, and climate response.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Biden's Housing Plan Sounds Good in Theory But Needs Lots of Help If It's Going to Work

In the Observer, CRP Professor Sara Bronin highlights zoning reform that would help move Biden's plan from aspirational to actionable.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Priceless Sculptures Are 'Literally Being Chipped Away'

The New York Times includes CRP Professor Thomas Campanella's perspective on the impact of Bronx apartment complex planners Gilmore D. Clarke and Michael Rapuano on American spaces.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Universal Basic Automobility

The Baffler cites CRP Assistant Professor Nicholas Klein's research exploring the transformative impact of car ownership for people living in poverty.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Renters Are the Overlooked Victims of Big Investors

In an op-ed for The Hill, CRP Associate Professor Suzanne Lanyi Charles offers suggestions on how to protect families from the practices of mega-landlords who compromise housing stability, security, and affordability.

Friday, April 29, 2022

Will Rising Seas Engulf NJ's History?

Climate Central / NJ Spotlight reporting includes CRP Professor Sara Bronin's perspective on how legal standards typically applied to physical changes to preservation sites inadequately address climate change.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

White House Puts Out a Playbook to Help Rural Areas Get Infrastructure Funding

CRP Professor Mildred Warner speaks with NPR about the challenges local governments face when seeking federal funding.

Monday, April 11, 2022

House Price Squeeze: "I Bid Dozens of Times but Lost"

For the BBC, Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning Suzanne Lanyi Charles comments on rising home prices.

Monday, April 11, 2022

Winning the Pandemic Made Brooklyn Bigger, Richer, and More Exclusive. Wealthy Millennials are Leading the Charge.

Thomas Campanella, Professor of City and Regional Planning, comments on development trends in Brooklyn across the decades in Business Insider.

Monday, March 28, 2022

People Saving Places: Sara Bronin and an Interdisciplinary Approach to Preservation

The National Trust for Historic Preservation features Sara Bronin, a CRP professor focused on historic preservation and land use law who is currently investigating how local governments regulate historic places.

Monday, March 14, 2022

Remembering Susan Christopherson (1947–2016)

In remembrance of Susan Christopherson, the first woman to chair the Department of City and Regional Planning, and her impact on the community.

Monday, February 28, 2022

USC Sells Frank Lloyd Wright's Freeman House To Private Buyer — With Agreement That It Be Preserved

In the LA Times, CRP Associate Professor Jeffrey Chusid says the level of work required at the house was beyond what USC could have provided. Chusid was director of the Freeman House, wrote a book on it, and for a time lived in it.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Why the U.S. Needs a National Zoning Atlas

In a Bloomberg CityLab opinion piece, CRP Professor Sara Bronin advocates for an interactive online zoning map of the entire U.S. Bronin teaches A Zoning Atlas for NY State this spring, based on a standard methodology she has proposed.

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Miami Beach's Ocean Drive Revs Up for a Car Comeback

Research by CRP Associate Professor Stephan Schmidt is referenced in a Bloomberg CityLab story on the pandemic ups and downs of Miami's South Beach strip.

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

What the Pandemic's 'Open Streets' Really Revealed

In his Bloomberg CityLab op-ed, CRP Associate Professor Stephan Schmidt examines popularity and pushback to covid-inspired traffic restrictions and street changes in U.S. cities.

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