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GUEST ARTICLE: Creating a revitalizing public gathering place in tough fiscal times

Downtown Akron, Ohio revitalization takes a step forward with marketplace expansion

Two Chicago neighborhoods accepted into new “UrbanMain” revitalization program

Tools of destruction can also restore when in the right hands, on the right project

Six more historic and infill buildings join the tsunami of downtown Detroit revitalization

In Grand Rapids, a historic museum building is reborn as a state-of-the-art high school

After 50 years of healthy economic growth, Singapore envisions resilient prosperity

An opportunity finally emerges to reforest North Korea’s devastated landscape

Six historic downtowns win revitalization grants from Main Street America partnership

A grand, green plan to revitalize Fier, Albania by reconnecting the city center to its river

Three cities win $70,000 each for successful revitalization work that engaged the public

UK university creates a National Brownfield Institute in a £100 million brownfield project

Rancher shifts from fracking to ecological restoration; now helps revitalize downtown

How Muslim immigrants are revitalizing Russia’s dying rural communities

Costa Rica’s “transformational travel” revitalizes visitors and visited alike

Dead for 20 years, waterfront Navy site gets $1 billion mixed-use, transit-oriented rebirth

Howard University’s redevelopment of two vacant, historic DC buildings makes progress

Bristol, UK focuses their urban regeneration strategy on restoring green infrastructure

Creation of $2.6 billion in brownfields-based community revitalization is OK’d in Michigan

Locally-extinct butterfly is restored to England after 40-year absence

London mayor funds six new projects to restore rivers, parks & green infrastructure

UNDP launches program to help impoverished Indonesian farmers adapt to climate change

Regeneration plan for a declining Scottish fishing town is touted as a national model

Human beavers restore New Mexico landscape so wildlife and real beavers can return

Philadelphia to restore region’s water with world’s first city-owned mussel hatchery

Adaptive reuse of Berlin’s huge, defunct airport serves social & humanitarian needs

The £1 billion transit-oriented, mixed-use revitalization of London’s Tottenham area

Aliens stealing Cape Town water! Government commitment to ecological restoration urged.

Connecticut invests $15 million to revitalize pier & repurpose it for offshore wind energy

Kresge Foundation’s leading-edge strategy focuses on inclusive urban resilience

How would the next generation of land banks evolve to better-redevelop brownfields?

Ireland puts €4 billion into urban and rural revitalization, climate resilience & innovation

New mapping project will improve climate resilience planning throughout Caribbean

Rochester, NY revitalizes a badly-planned urban highway corridor; wins award

Non-profit program helps young people learn to restore automotive heritage for a living

Historic, long-vacant 1883 Pennsylvania silk mill to be repurposed as affordable housing