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10 Year Work Anniversary

April 9 marked 10 years working at my current job. I like to think I’ve accomplished a lot in that time. I’ve done over 275 projects (at last count, last summer) and just about a boat load of designing about anything you can think of for a town (really blessed for that opportunity). But there’s […]

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Planning as a Community Event

Planning as a Community Event

I came across this video while looking for examples of community engagement in the planning of places.  I wanted to show an example of what Planners and everyday citizens do to imagine their places as something more than what they are today. What’s interesting about the following video is the way in which the various […]

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Planning Cities: Ideas on Design

In this post, I want to introduce some ideas that I would like to expound on over time. There are two main ideas: limits for creativity and timeless design.  I will talk about each of these over the next few posts. Limits for Creativity Most people not in the design fields think limits, restraints and […]

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Inauguration Day

Inauguration Day

It’s Inauguration Day for America and also for my blog here.   I thought I would inaugurate my blog with a short introduction about my new website. A New Blog Citykliks.com is about the nexus of urban planning and travel. I have this idea that to find good urban planning we have to look where […]

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