Archive for the ‘urban’ Category

Town Center


The Town Center mall recently opened on the South Strip next to Fry’s Electronics, here’s some pics. Advertisements

Green Valley Ranch, originally uploaded by Casino Connection. Richard Serfas of American Nevada Company talked about the challenges of building a mixed use development in the Las Vegas Valley and how it might influence future planning. Can The District do more good than bad as an example of urban planning? Is it better than standard […]

Urban sprawl, Las Vegas, Nevada, originally uploaded by cocoi_m. baghdad_suburb01, originally uploaded by Luodanli. Every time I see Baghdad on TV I think of home. The similarities are not intentional but it turns out the standard US sprawl development model mirrors the way Baghdad’s suburbs naturally developed. In Iraq, family members would buy property near […]