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Stories with subject: Urban planning
  • Cottage Grove making plans for its debut dog park 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 12:04 pm

    COTTAGE GROVE, Oregon - At the Lulu's Car Wash he owns on Main Street, Stephen Nisewander noticed that customers would often walk their leashed dogs in the field behind the business while their cars were being washed.

  • Kansas City planning apartment complex with low energy use 
    Updated: Sep-13-15 2:09 pm

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A 276-unit apartment complex planned for the Missouri riverfront north of Kansas City's downtown will offer large reductions in energy use while also being able to withstand all types of severe weather, according to proponents.

  • Astoria council takes stand against vacation rentals 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 3:23 pm

    ASTORIA, Oregon - Drawing an unusually sharp line, the Astoria City Council rejected a zoning change that would have allowed a new vacation rental at 16th Street and Franklin Avenue.