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Chicago architect, 25, wins design contest for World War I memorial in D.C. – Chicago Tribune

by Katherine Skiba A 25-year-old Chicago architect on Tuesday won an international design competition for a World War I memorial planned near the White House. Architect Joseph Weishaar and New York sculptor Sabin Howard led a team that prevailed in a design challenge that drew...
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The Urban Design Lesson Hidden in Blizzard 2016: Wired

Heavy snow and plowing patterns create “sneckdowns”—a traffic calming device many would like to see made permanent. by Alex Davies Over the weekend, winter storm Jonas dumped epic amounts of snow on the East Coast. Parts of New York City found themselves under 30...
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