In the News

The Center for Land Use and Sustainability builds partnerships with organizations, businesses, and individuals through student internships, research projects, and events. See a list of news articles and media related to the CLUS and our various projects .


January 17, 2018 CAEDC announces Rail Trail grant for Shippensburg
CVRT, Cumberlink

February 7, 2018 Studying African American history in Pennsylvania
History, Pennsylvania Historic Preservation

April 27, 2018 GIS mapping useful for Upper Delaware projects
UPDE Project, The News Eagle

June 19, 2018 Energy being assessed for Greencastle-Antrim area
Antrim Township, The Record Harold

July 8, 2018 Cumberland Valley Rail Trail’s newest employees: goats
CVRT, Fox 43

September 13, 2018 Solar energy potential studied for Antrim Twp.
Antrim Township, Echo-Pilot

September 16, 2018  Solar has potential in Greencastle-Antrim area
Antrim Township, Herald Mail Media

October 1, 2018 Online Story Map Celebrates 125th Anniversary Of Pennsylvania’s State Parks, Forests
Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation, PA Environment Digest Blog

October 2, 2018 New details on historic Revolutionary War P.OW. camp in York County


January 11, 2017 What new river maps will & won’t do
UPDE Project, River Reporter

January 12, 2017 Digital overlay maps planned for Upper Delaware
UPDE Project, The News Eagle

January 13, 2017 County puts out public survey for comp plan update
CCPC Project, The Sentinel

January 16, 2017 Cumberland County wants your input for updated comprehensive plan
CCPC Project, Abc27 News

January 17, 2017 Cumberland County offers survey, seeking public input on county’s future
CCPC Project, PennLive

January 25, 2017 Project to Watch
CRPA Project, PA Historic Preservation Blog

January 27, 2017 Plan Ahead: Cumberland County seeking input for comprehensive plan
CCPC Project, Abc27 News

March 11, 2017 Ship U adapts to survive as state colleges face crisis
CLUS, Public Opinion Online

April 11, 2017 Geology Day, Plein Air art event Saturday in Michaux State Forest
Sustainability, Public Opinion Online

May 4, 2017 Penn State Harrisburg to host statewide Data User Conference on May 9
CLUS, Penn State News

July 7, 2017 Cumberland County’s comprehensive plan update available for review
CCPC Project, The Sentinel

July 13, 2017 Sustainability Program approved at SU
Sustainability, Ship News

July 24, 2017 Sustainability Program approved at SU
Sustainability, Herald Mail Media

July 30, 2017 Creating a clean slate in state parks, forests, hit with graffiti is no easy task
Sustainability, Pittsburg Post-Gazette

August 23, 2017 Borough of Chambersburg Recognized as a Certified Sustainable Municipality
Sustainability, Chambersburg Borough

September 1, 2017 Bike sharing program introduced at SU
Bike Share, The Slate Online

October 3, 2017 Boxcar to be restored, added to Cumberland Valley Rail Trail
Rail Trail, ABC27

October 4, 2017 Cumberland Valley Trailhead Centerpiece has Arrived
Rail Trail, SU Tv News

November 28, 2017 A high-tech crystal ball maps future development on the Delaware River
DRB Project, Delaware Currents

December 8, 2017 Cumberland County: A battle between growth and open space
CCPC Project, The Sentinel


March 14, 2016 Borough seeks sustainable community designation
Sustainable PA Project, Public Opinion Online, WITF

March 21, 2016 University formalizes institute, center change
CLUS Launch, Shippensburg University- Fact

March 23, 2016 Action and Planning for the Delaware River Basin’s Future
DRB Project,Water Resources Association of the Delaware River Basin, Winter 2016 Newsletter

July 19, 2016 Saving the World: A Sustainable Ship Plans for Future Generations
InTeGrate Project, Shippensburg University Magazine

August 16, 2016 $4 Million for Water Research
DRB Project, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

August 17, 2016 Delaware River Basin work earns SU professor $486,000 grant
DRB Project, Shippensburg University

October 3, 2016 Shippensburg University partners with Franklin County to boost economic development
CLUS Outreach, Fox43

October 26, 2016 Shuster, Alloway working to keep Letterkenny strong
Economic Impact Analyses, Public Opinion Online

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The Center for Land Use and Sustainability is involved in a variety of Student and Research Projects related to land use.