Thanks to a friend for the tip on newurbanism.org.
This it the kinda stuff that makes me excited. The overlap between our physical and social environments is fascinating. And the implications our surrounding have upon our lives together is specifically interesting when you start to think of how our ideas about the Church could be re-discovered, clarified, and ultimatley realized. Chances are, you'll be hearing me blather on about this in the coming months and year - so start your reading with:
>Wikipedia entry for New Urbanism
>Sidewalks in the Kingdom: New Urbanism and the Christian Faith
>The Search To Belong