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Payton Chung

Payton Chung

Writer and Developer

Payton Chung writes about the inter-related crafts that build cities and transformative places -- namely architecture, development, finance, landscape, planning, and transportation. He has written for the Urban Land Institute, the American Institute of Architects, Streetsblog USA, the Congress for the New Urbanism, the Metropolitan Planning Council (Chicago), the Real Estate Research Corporation, and the Sierra Club's Washington DC chapter. He studied environmental policy at the University of Chicago and urban planning at Virginia Tech, is a LEED Accredited Professional in Neighborhood Development, and sees the promises and perils of planning every day as a resident of the Southwest Urban Renewal Area in Washington, DC.

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