Originally developed for urban cyclists, New Balance presents an interesting new version of the 600C for Fall 2016. Coming in black and white premium leather versions, the sneaker comes with perforations across the entire upper. The result is a sneaker that is more breathable, while also having a more luxurious appeal. The sock construction makes […]
Even when government has good intentions, it manages to muddle things up. The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department (HUD) has been applauded for its latest revision to its largest housing assistance program, the Housing Choice Voucher program. Show More Summary
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro broke government rules in April by weighing in on the 2016 election. As a federal...
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The Hatch Act prevents government officials in government agencies from being involved in political activities, such as endorsing a candidate while working for the Housing and Urban Development Agency as in the case of department secretary Julian Castro: President Barack Obama will not discipline Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro for violating the Hatch […]
LAWS ARE FOR THE LITTLE PEOPLE: Obama won’t punish HUD chief Castro for giving partisan interview. President Obama won’t discipline Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro for violating a rule prohibiting federal officials from making personal political statements while presenting themselves in an official capacity. Show More Summary
Smooth Latin lover Julián Castro, the secretary of Housing and Urban Development and potential Hillary Clinton running mate, is in BIG TROUBLE for allegedly violating the rules against partisan campaigning by federal officials. Castro praised Clinton and criticized Donald Trump during an interview with Katie Couric for Yahoo! News. The U.S. Office of Special Counsel said
The Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said that new housing starts rose to a three-month high in June, recovering a bit from a springtime...
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro violated a federal law when he praised Hillary Clinton in an interview with the press earlier this year.
US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro violated the Hatch Act, which prohibits federal government employees from using their official authority to influence or affect an election’s outcome, the US Office of Special Counsel (OSC) said in a report.
Former San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro is reportedly on the Hillary Clinton short list for her vice-presidential pick, expected to be announced on Friday. The current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development in the Barack Obama administration...Show More Summary
Public art and placemaking nonprofit Big Car Collaborative has a new take on artist-led neighborhood development Being the canary in the coal mine of urban development isn’t fun. Just ask Jim Walker, an Indianapolis artist and community organizer who is all too familiar with the traditional life cycle of “hip” neighborhoods in big cities. Show More Summary
Plans have been submitted for what would be the first development of Yo! Home apartments, with a block of 24 units to be built in the New Islington area of Manchester, UK. The Yo! Home is aimed at providing urban apartments that areShow More Summary
The winning projects are located in Chicago, Oakland, CA, Houston, and Port Townsend, WA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have announced the 2016 winners of the AIA/HUD Secretary Awards. Show More Summary
There are nearly 50,000 homeless veterans every night, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Nonprofit Operation Tiny Home (OTH) decided to help veterans find a solution through tiny homes. Now they're teaming...Show More Summary
A new ISO standard aims to help communities adopt strategies to become more sustainable and resilient. Rapid urbanization brings challenges at the local, national and regional levels. These challenges are linked, among other things, to limited natural resources and land use. Show More Summary
A new study shows the predatory cats like to hunt very close to developed areas One of the many things that makes Los Angeles such a unique urban area is that its surroundings are wild enough to support a sizable (and growing) population of mountain lions. Show More Summary
FOLLOW THE MONEY, IF YOU CAN: Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) today filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the United States Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for failing to produce records about its role in the federal government’s multi-million dollar agreements with big banks over their […]
It's the second of three phases of construction on a big South Park development Work is officially underway on phase two of Mack Urban’s massive mixed-use project in South Park. As Urbanize LA reports, crews Tuesday morning began stripping...Show More Summary