Planning in Other Disciplines – Planning in Film

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Blog Article, Uncategorized | No Comments

Meg Ryan and the Big Box This is the first blog that is part of the ongoing series Planning in Other Disciplines posted a few weeks back. [Spoiler Alert]-this article includes detailed discussion of crucial plot points in the films discussed. In 1998 Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks starred in the romantic comedy You’ve Got Mail, their […]

Planning in Other Disciplines

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in Blog Article | No Comments

Planning is often considered a discipline of disciplines. Any professional planner has had that struggle when someone asks “So what do you do?” To say you “plan cities” just doesn’t seem enough, yet how do you begin to explain land use, comprehensive planning, design regulations, or NIMBYs? Do you talk about working for a city […]