Urban planning is a multi-disciplinary process that accounts for all other planning disciplines such as transportation planning, environmental planning, land-use planning. To understand these disciplines and stay up to date on current events that affect how we build cities, I provided some links below that I use to grow and gain knowledge:

SPUR’s Future Scenarios


APA – American Planning Association

SPUR | Ideas and action for a better city

Congress for New Urbanism

NACTO | National Association of City Transportation Officials


Project for Public Spaces

There are also many leadership resources out there to choose from that it’s difficult to know which ones to focus on. Here are a few that have a tremendous impact on developing my Leadership skills:

Harvard Business Review – This site actually inspired me to write about leadership in urban planning. So many of their articles relate to what planners do, but most of the writings are about business.