Preservation + Rightsizing (general)

Planning + Policy in Legacy Cities

  • Regenerating America’s Legacy Cities, by Alan Mallach and Lavea Brachman, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy (2013)
  • The City After Abandonment, Margaret Dewar and June Manning Thomas, Editors, Center for Community Progress (November 2012)
  • Revitalizing the Legacy Cities of Upstate New York (February 2013). In this report, the American Assembly, CenterState CEO, Syracuse University, and University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning call upon elected, business, and civic leaders to take a regional approach to the challenges faced by Upstate New York’s legacy cities.

Land Banking

Preservation Tools

Resources from PRN Events

Right Size, Right Place Forum (September 2013)
  • Lightning talks by Michael Allen, Faye Anderson, Matt Cole, Emilie Evans, Margo Warminski, and Brad White
  • Notes from roundtable discussions [coming soon]
  • Next steps for the PRN