Latest urban planning News

Making merry: how we brought Melbourne’s Merri Creek back from pollution, neglect and weeds
As New Zealand CBDs evolve post-pandemic, repurposing old or empty spaces should be on the drawing board
Archistar selected for the NSW Government’s AI Solutions Panel to Revolutionise Local Development Applications
Newcastle leads the way with progressive urban planning, design and development
Planning For Future Of Community Facilities
Community Consultation ramps up for future vision of proposed new Bowral South Living Area
CIFAL Jeju Amplifying Impact: Pioneering Global Solutions for Sustainable Development
Pakington North UDF Update
WHO launches directory of resources for planning healthy environments
Opening New Doors In VR World, Literally
Beam Locked In As Hobart’s New Sole E-scooter Operator
Can earth-covered houses protect us from bushfires? Even if they’re a solution, it’s not risk-free
Rising tide of unit rents closes gap with houses in major capitals
Dubbo community invited to have their say on Residential Rehabilitation Centre
Push To Rebuild Heritage-listed Home After Arson
Pope Gregory XIII gave us the leap year – but his legacy goes so much further
Vision Zero road safety projects in Seattle are unlikely to have negative impacts on local business sales, UW study finds
Councillor Michael Leaney chair of Peri Urban Councils Victoria
Public hearings for inquiry into diabetes continue
Mainstreet Australia conference to be held in Stonnington
Axing the Auckland fuel tax reveals the lack of a real transport plan for NZ’s biggest city
Is Brisbane a heat safe city? – EVENT TONIGHT
Help name Canberra’s suburbs and public places
Ancient cities provide key datasets for urban planning, policy and predictions in the Anthropocene
QUOTES ONLY: Queensland experts and community voices on making housing more comfortable during heatwaves as locals rely on AC to keep cool
Australia’s Housing Market Disconnect: $300K+ Incomes Needed for Affordable Homes
Cr Lisa Hollingsworth elected City of Boroondara Mayor for the 2023-24 year
5 ways to cool cities as temperatures soar
Riverwood Reconnected town centre transformation complete
Councillor Naim Kurt elected as new Mayor of Hume City
Former Minister joins DevelopmentWA Board
Health leaders at the WHS support WHO commitment to build climate resilient, low carbon sustainable health systems (ATACH)
The University of Manchester announces partnership with Arup, a global sustainable development consultancy
UNSW tops spinout company rankings for second consecutive year
Early heat and insect strike are stressing urban trees – even as canopy cover drops
Shaping future of industry in Snowy Monaro
Cumberland Council installs innovative green carpark in Merrylands to combat urban heating ahead of summer
Announcing new directions for AIRO under new leadership
Silicon Valley investors want to create a new city – is ‘California Forever’ a utopian dream or just smart business?
Former Wellington Mayor Andy Foster To Stand For New Zealand First
How debate can improve urbanism and design
School-based health clinics benefit rural NYS communities
Consent granted for Rise development
Australians look to share housing in hunt for housing relief
Creating ‘sponge cities’ to cope with more rainfall needn’t cost billions – but NZ has to start now
Change in access to fast food linked to health
New awards showcase best in local government innovation
Councils work together to boost jobs and investment in the Bayswater Business Precinct