Urban Designers wear Black

by Sydney Franklin


Things I'm learning... People I'm learning about... There is so much to understand about urban planning and the business I'm getting into. But I love it. This article from the NYTimes was published two years ago when Alexandros Washburn was still the director for the urban design division of the NY Department of City Planning. He now teaches at Stevens Institute of Technology – and I've been there. Lucky me. Did I know I was sleeping in the dorms of a fine, fine institution? Of course not. But here we are, and there's a lot to learn. Check it out. The writing is fantastic. And it was found in the Real Estate section so...