New Urban Designer is a blog that studies how the built environment affects society, more specifically, how urban design affects people. Hopes are that by reading these posts and following NewUrbanDesigner, you will discover how neighborhood planning and urban redevelopment have an effect on peoples general habits and ultimately on the environment. This website also looks closely at New Urbanism, which is the goal to create walkable communities.
So take a look at some of our posts. You can find anything from low income neighborhoods to public transportation systems, all of which have some type of connection to urban design and how it affects our society.