Nurturing and strengthening the urban commons: some beginning principles (Part 2 of 2)

As I wrote last fall, to move more deliberately toward anything resembling a sustainable future, we need to use land more efficiently, building more compactly, with higher densities of homes and businesses per acre than … [Read more...]

Rezone Baker Park for Mixed Use Development?

Okay. Nobody is proposing to rezone Baker Park! And there's no doubt such a proposal would be absurd to virtually anyone who knows downtown Frederick, the surrounding neighborhoods and, of course, Baker Park itself. … [Read more...]