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Shopper Marketing & Promotion REI's Rewilding Project Helps Improve The Wilderness Areas Of Five Cities

In partnership with local nonprofit organizations, the retailer is developing trails, increasing accessibility and encouraging more sustainable park management, measures that increase its brand value to customers while also serving environmental causes

Design Small-Scale Affordable Homes Respond To Communal Living Trends

This creative take on affordable housing combines a practical cinder-block construction with communal areas

Op-Ed Op-Ed: Focusing Trends For Bigger Ideas

Macro trends are so broad that they are difficult to action against, but specific angles can truly differentiate a business, says PSFK founder Piers Fawkes

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel A Former Navy Airfield Near Boston Will Be Turned Into A Smart City

The planned development will be home to self-driving cars and shuttles as well as green space and units for offices and residents

Automotive BMW Proposes An Elevated E-Bike Roadway For City Traffic Relief

The modular roadway takes advantage of unused space to increase sustainable mobility options

Technology How An App For Athletes Is Helping With City Planning

Strava has updated its heatmap, which gathers data on city cyclist and pedestrian behaviors

Design Alphabet Inc. Is Building A City Out Of Data

Sidewalk Toronto will be the first real-world attempt by Google's parent company to optimize city life

Cafe & Restaurant Old Prison Complex To Be Transformed Into A Buzzing Eco-Forward Neighborhood

OMA is in the business of turning trash into treasure by redeveloping an old prison complex and turning it into an eco-city neighborhood

Automotive Lyft Reimagined Street Design For The Future Of Mobility

The ride sharing company presented a newly imagined Wilshire Boulevard in a future where autonomous cars are widely available

Brand Activation & Immersion Projects To Repurpose Underused Freeways Bring Communities Together

Freeways Without Futures 2017 seeks to bring leaders and communities together to discuss the environmental impact of highway infrastructure

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Crowdfunded Home Platform Seeks To Bring In Millennial Buyers

Fundrise is trying to help young adults save for a down payment while simultaneously crowdfunding the construction of homes in their neighborhoods

Technology How Autonomous Vehicles Could Change The Design of Cities

Architecture and urban design firm FXFOWLE imagines a future where city streets will become public spaces

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Designers Re-Imagine Los Angeles River As Colorful Oasis

Kayaking spots and a colorful playground were proposed to bring new life to the river

Food & Beverage 100-Hectare Urban Farm In Shanghai Could Feed Up To 24 Million People

A new urban farming district is headed to Shanghai to dramatically expand the food production of the city

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