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Nob Hill, Albuquerque, NM


  1. The New Rules Project, Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR)
  2. Ohm, Brian W. Guide to Community Planning in Wisconsin. Department of Urban & Regional Planning, University of Wisconsin-Madison / Extension, 1999.
  3. Meredith, Judith C. and Catherine M. Dunham. Real Clout: A How-To Manual for Community Activists, Massachusetts Policy and Organizing Leadership Academy
  4. Partners for Public Spaces (PPS)
    1. Walljasper, Jay. The Great Neighborhood Book. PPS, 2007
  5. American Planning Association (APA)
    1. Great Places in America (great neighborhoods)
  6. Community Building Tools, Community Toolbox, University of Kansas
  7. Building Living Neighborhoods (Pattern Language, Christopher Alexander)
  8. Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago
    1. Smart Growth in Older Communities
  9. Conservation Economy, Eco Trust
  10. Center for Neighborhood Technology
  11. Center for Livable Communities
  12. Congress for the New Urbanism
  13. Office of Neighborhood Involvement, City of Portland, Portland, Oregon


  1. Better Together, Saguaro Seminar: Civic Engagement in America, Harvard University
    1. Putnam, Robert D. and Lewis Feldstein. Better Together: Restoring the American Community. Simon & Schuster , 2003. View on Amazon.
    2. Putnam, Robert D. and Lewis Feldstein. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. Simon & Schuster, 2001. View on Amazon
  2. Green, Gary Paul and Anna Haines. Asset Building and Community Development. Sage Publications, Inc., 2001. View on Amazon.
  3. Mattessich, Paul and Barbara Monsey. Community Building: What Makes It Work : A Review of Factors Influencing Successful Community Building. Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, 1997. View on Amazon.


  1. Growing Together: Consensus Building, Smart Growth and Community Change. New England Environmental Finance Center, Portland , Maine. DVD and resources, including Guide.
  2. Jackson, Kenneth T. Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987. View on Amazon.
  3. Nelson, Robert H. Private Neighborhoods And the Transformation of Local Government, Urban Institute Press, 2005. View on Amazon.
  4. New Urban News
    1. New Urbanism: Comprehensive Report & Best Practices Guide. New Urban Publications, Inc., 375 pages. View on New Urban Publications.
    2. SmartCode Version 9 and Manual
  5. TND Neighborhoods by State and Country, The Town Paper
  6. Roman, Caterina Gouvis and Gretchen E. Moore. The Role of Community Institutional Capacity in Social Capital. Urban Institute, May 03, 2004 [Partial content. For complete article download PDF file.]