Making plans for the future — and (we hope) the people

Cities love to make plans. All kind of plans. Some get implemented, and others sit on a shelf. And as we recall, the best line ever about making plans was Daniel Burnham’s often-quoted “make no little plans.” Burnham and his co-author, Edward H. Bennett, were tapped in 1906 to create a plan for Chicago’s growth. …

Vision 2021 seems to be getting closer

Almost a year after the Denver Art Museum broke ground to begin major renovations of the Ponti-North-Martin Building, the museum’s deputy director, Andrea Fulton, briefed a  city council committee on the project’s progress. In two words: a lot. Fulton showed members of the Business, Arts, Workforce, and Aviation Services Committee slides of renderings and photos …