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Alicia Rouault is an Assistant Editor at Urban Omnibus. When away from her UO desk she spends her time working for the City of Newark’s Division of Planning and Economic Development assisting Waterfront Planner Damon Rich. She is currently a Masters Candidate in City and Regional Planning at the Pratt Institute with an interest in urban waterfronts, data visualization, community advocacy, graphic design, and mapping.
by Alicia Rouault • Jul 22 2011
On July 14th, a conference on the “Just City” was held in honor of the Ford Foundation’s 75th year, bringing together national and global experts in urban development. Set to “discover a new geography of possibility,” the day included a diverse range of panels to discuss challenges and solutions for urban regions.
by Alicia Rouault • Jul 12 2011
Over the past year, a growing number of online platforms devoted to civic improvements have been launched in cities nationwide,...
by Alicia Rouault • Apr 15 2011
Last weekend, I weaved my way through the annual American Planning Association (APA) National Planning Conference in Boston, where over...