Code of Virginia
Planning Web Sites
American Planning Association - Links to planning research.
Center for Livable Communities - Helps local governments and community leaders be proactive in their land use and transportation planning, and adopt programs and policies that lead to more livable and resource-efficient land use patterns.
City Comforts - How to build an urban village.
Planetizen - A planning and development website with regularly updated news service.
ArchNewsNow - ANN provides a similar news service like Planetizen with a focus on architecture.
The Congress for the New Urbanism - Views disinvestments in central cities, the spread of placeless sprawl, increasing separation by race and income, environmental deterioration, loss of agricultural lands and wilderness, and the erosion of society's built heritage as one interrelated community-building challenge.
The Planners Web - A national journal for citizen planners.
University of California, Berkeley, Environmental Design Library - Planning resources on the Internet.
The Brookings Institute - A good source for urban and metropolitan area studies.
The Urban Land Institute - Non-profit education and research institute focused on land use and development.