A 1980 law protecting pedestrians from falling debris has spawned a labyrinth of sidewalk sheds: the covered walkways that often support scaffolding. Many of these "temporary" structures linger for years.
18 hours ago   Crain's New York Business
<p>The developer of a new 40-story building in downtown San Diego is going back to the drawing boards after criticism that the building resembled a phallus.</p>
Jul 13, 2007   San Diego Union Tribune
<p>The city could lead the nation in eco-conscious building regulations if officials adopt new proposed standards.</p>
Jul 12, 2007   The San Francisco Chronicle
<p>Floor to ceiling glass walls are replacing balconies and terraces in many new high-rise residential projects.</p>
Jul 12, 2007   The Denver Post
<p>A new downtown facility will serve as a training ground for architecture students from Kansas State and the University of Kansas.</p>
Jul 11, 2007   The Kansas City Star
<p>A religious group known for embracing simplicity presents a bold green vision for Center City.</p>
Jul 10, 2007   The Philadelphia Inquirer
BELLAGIO – No, not that Vegas hotel, but the ancient village of Bellagio, Italy – on the gorgeous rocky shores of Lake Como, a deep water lake that winds around the Dolomites in northern Italy. Blog Post
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<p>A movement that could create a massive shift in the architecture and design fields is going unnoticed because its leaders are not as media-savvy as architecture's biggest stars.</p>
Jul 9, 2007   The Los Angeles Times
<p>Architects are using the online virtual reality world of Second Life to create elaborate and expensive 3D models of historic architecture and extravagant homes -- and many people are buying them.</p>
Jul 9, 2007   The Guardian
<p>With office rents second only to Midtown Manhattan, developers are arguing that it's time to add skyscrapers to the Washington D.C. skyline.</p>
Jul 9, 2007   The Houston Chronicle
<p>AECom -- the Los Angeles based parent company of planning and design firm EDAW and a host of other development and engineering firms -- is continuing its consolidation.</p>
Jul 8, 2007   CNN Money