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Letters to the Mayor: Nashville

Letters to the Mayor: Nashville

Sponsor Letters to the Mayor: Nashville:

Show your support for good design and take the letters home by sponsoring the Letters to the Mayor: Nashville limited edition publication and project where you will be recognized as a supporter of intelligent, intentional, and good design in a book with all of the letters from the exhibit. You can choose various levels of support, and take home either a paperback or hardcover copy of the Letters to the Mayor: Nashville publication.

LP and NCDC Sponsor Urban Design Challenge

LP and NCDC Sponsor Urban Design Challenge

NCDC recently partnered with LP Building Products to support a wood-based urban design studio with students from the University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design.

Black Urban Design in a 'Changing America'

Black Urban Design in a 'Changing America'

The curator of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture takes some time to explain why design is a critical part of the post-1968 urban and suburban landscape—and the museum itself.

Health Impacts of Transportation in Tennessee

Health Impacts of Transportation in Tennessee

Could the Mayor's Transit Plan improve Nashville's Health? The Tennessee based and nonpartisan Sycamore Institute sheds some light on how our transportation and transit systems impacts our health.

Health Impact Project: Scott County

Health Impact Project: Scott County

Through a 3-day design charrette in Scott County, Tennessee, students learned about design of the built environment as a means of developing a future community that promotes health and economic vitality.