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publications

CDRC Publications
Individual Publications

ISLANDS:  Collaborative Community Design Initiative No. 2
Summer 2012

CORRIDORS:  Collaborative Community Design Initiative No. 1
2010

HOUSTON HOPE:  Strategies for Change
2006

CDRC Collaborative Publications

Northside:  Quality of Life Agreement
          Avenue Community Development Corporation
                    Mary Lawler, Executive Director
                    Lizbeth Mejia, Assistant Director
                    Jenifer Wagley, GO Neighborhood Community
                    Coordinator
          LISC Greater Houston
                    Amanda Timm, Executive Director
                    Paul Wright, Senior Program Officer
          Planning and Consultant Team
                    Dig-In
                    Odin Zackman
                    Mara Guccione
                    The Working Partner
                    Jessica Pugil
          Community Design Resource Center
                    Susan Rogers, Director
                    Maria Oran, Publication Assistant

 

Independence Heights: Quality of Life Agreement
          Independence Heights Redevelopment Council
                    Tanya Debose
          LISC Greater Houston
                    Amanda Timm, Executive Director
                    Paul Wright, Senior Program Officer
          Planning and Consultant Team
                    Dig-In
                    Odin Zackman
                    Mara Guccione
          Strategic Decision Associates
                    Jeff Stys
          Community Design Resource Center
                    Susan Rogers, Director
                    Maria Oran, Publication Assistant

HEARTS:  Collaborative Community Design Initiative No. 3
Summer 2014

ZONES:  Collaborative Community Design Initiative No. 4
Summer 2016

Northside:  Quality of Life Agreement 2.0
          Avenue Community Development Corporation
                    Mary Lawler, Executive Director
                    Jenifer Wagley, Deputy Director
                    Rob Block, GO Neighborhood Community
                    Coordinator
          LISC Greater Houston
                    Amanda Timm, Executive Director
          Planning and Consultant Team

          Publication Design

          Community Design Resource Center
                    Susan Rogers, Director
                    Shreya Patel, Publication Assistant

 

OST | South Union: Quality of Life Agreement
          Independence Heights Redevelopment Council
                    Tanya Debose
          LISC Greater Houston
                    Amanda Timm, Executive Director

                    Katherine Atkiss, Program Officer
          Planning and Consultant Team
          Community Design Resource Center
                    Susan Rogers, Director

Our | Nuestro Northline : Health Equity Plan

          Avenue Community Development Corporation                   

                    Mary Lawler, Executive Director                   

                    Jenifer Wagley, Deputy Director                   

                    Maria Aguirre-Borrero, Community Building

                    and Engagement Manager

          Planning and Consultant Team       

          Community Design Resource Center                    

                    Susan Rogers, Director
                    Adelle Main, Senior Associate

                    Project Team: Barbara Blanco, Angelica Lastra,

                    Tran Le, Mario Lopez, Pooja Shetty

Affordable Multy-Family Housing: Risks and Opportunities

          Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium

                    Design Resource Center, University of Houston

                    Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Rice University

                    Local Initiatives Support Corporation Houston                  

          Community Design Resource Center Team                   

                    Susan Rogers, Director
                    Adelle Main, Senior Associate

                    Project Team: Angelica Lastra, Mario Lopez,

                    Gabriela Degetau, Constanza Pena,

                    Katherine Polkinghorne

Cite 94

Spring 2014

The Beautiful Periphery

The [Beautiful] Projects: Contradiction and Complexity

By Susan Rogers

Cite 91

Spring 2013

Reconnecting by Way of What Divides Us: Ditches reimagined in Thick Infrastructure.

By Susan Rogers

Cite 86
Summer 2011
Street of Dreams: Is a Bigger Airline a Better Airline?
By Susan Rogers

 

Cite 85
Spring 2011
Food for Thought: Mapping Houston Neighborhoods Reveals a Great Divide
by Susan Rogers

Cite 81
Spring 2010
Anatomy of Emptiness: Understanding the Overlooked Spaces
by Susan Rogers  

Cite 80
Winter 2009
A New Center on the Periphery: The Baker-Ripley Neighborhood Center for Gulfton, Sharpstown
by Susan Rogers

 

Cite 76
Winter 2008
Building the American Dream: the politics of housing
by Susan Rogers

 

Cite 73
Winter 2007
The Rurban Horseshoe: Historic Black Neighborhoods on the Periphery
By Rafael Longoria and Susan Rogers

 

Cite 72
Fall 2007
Instant Urbanism: Mixed-use Lifestyle Centers, Coming to an Intersection Near You
By Susan Rogers

 

 

Cite 67
Summer 2006
Politics and Design
“Mayor League” explores the forces shaping urban America.
By Susan Rogers

 

 

Places Journal
Places 17 (2)
2005
Superneighborhood 27:  A Brief History of Change
By Susan Rogers

 

 

Cite 52
Fall 2001
Cite Reading: Magical Urbanism | Suburban Nation | New and Notable
Reviews by Bruce C. Webb, Susan Rogers, and Michael Kimmins

 

 

Urban Infill, Volume 5
Diagrammatically
October 2012
Strategrams
By Susan Rogers

 

 

Urban Design International
Exodus within an expanding city: The case of Houston’s
historic African-American communities
Forthcoming
By Susan Rogers and Rafael Longoria

 

Essays in Books:
Expanding Architecture:  Design as Activism
Metropolis Press, 2008
Introduction
By Jose L.S. Gamez and Susan Rogers