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Guest Article: Revitalization is in the air for Vallejo, California. But when?

Atlanta ties community revitalization planning to regional development policies

How five abandoned auto parts stores have been repurposed and renewed

$3.6M solar-powered, water-smart avenue revitalization in Middleton, WI wins award

Cars Kill Cities: Photos show how bad urban highway planning devitalizes places

With prison-style public housing towers gone, Philly plans major revitalization

Is this the REAL reason residents are flocking back to urban centers?

How Atlanta, Georgia overcame its sprawl addiction and started revitalizing

Restoring an ecosystem by repurposing an invasive species into wallets and belts

Transit-Oriented Music: Los Angeles repurposes light rail trees into drums

13 redevelopers vie for right to turn Sydney power station into knowledge hub

Europe is launching a green “renovation revolution” to retrofit existing buildings

Transportation leader: Equitable urban revitalization comes from breaking silos

Shakespeare adds $55 million to centennial revitalization of Chicago’s Navy Pier

Michigan non-profit is repurposing a vacant school into affordable housing

UK integrates solar farms with ecological restoration to boost wildlife populations

Local foundation aligns public and private stakeholders to jumpstart an Ohio county

Historic Marietta, Ohio theater: Built in 1911; closed in 1985; restored; reopened in 2016.

Building ecological restoration into economic growth plans

A restorative ray of hope for Peru’s forests comes from local students

Pennsylvania middle school students help design revitalization of historic downtown

With a river’s help, Louisiana starts long process of recovering lost coastal land

Historic 1889 warehouse to get $2.5 million renovation as a demolition reuse store

Seattle’s Superfund landfill showcases EPA’s brownfield revitalization program

Janesville WI wants GM to give community foundation $25 million for revitalization

Abandoned electronics factory repurposed as contemporary art museum in Beijing

Paris finds an innovative new way to add affordable housing to existing buildings

Singapore repurposing abandoned railway into a park that spans the entire country

Singapore restores two historic buildings to create $370 million art museum

Rust Belt Perseverance: Akron, Ohio renews its revitalization effort after false start

Governor wants California to spend $176.6 million cleaning up toxic industrial site

$50M Ontario downtown redevelopment to also repurpose historic waterfront mill

Tainan reconnects to its waterfront by replacing shopping mall with public space

Market’s move from suburb revitalizes old building, downtown, and public health

Connecticut River salmon spawn for the first time since the Revolutionary War

As regeneration takes hold, philanthropy must support revitalizing Native America

Lost 60 years ago, Los Angeles restores rail service from downtown to ocean

Venezuela launches Ministry of Urban Farming to address severe food shortages

Examining the growing trend towards community-led regeneration in the UK

DC Mayor: Adaptively reuse historic buildings to house growing population

Attention Restoration Theory: Revitalizing young minds via green campus landscapes

Renovating Europe’s largest downtown shopping mall to revitalize neighborhood

Urban revitalization requires undoing the 20th century’s biggest planning mistake

Regenerating a derelict historic harbor cut off by flood defenses (UK)

Milkweed restoration and North American cooperation = Monarch butterfly rebound

NeighborWorks completes post-2008-crash revitalization program in New Hampshire

Baltimore non-profit to transform ugly downtown lot into 3.5-acre street-art park

Feds to help pay for removing a dam that’s been blighting an Ohio river for 104 years