A drastic overhaul of the planning and development processes in Philadelphia is, at least for now, on hold so stakeholders can have more time to analyze the proposal.
2 days ago philly.com
Bill Lindeke writes of the daunting urban design and planning challenge presented by America's post-war fascination with the strip mall.
2 days ago MinnPost
California has commenced new water use reporting requirements, which the Pacific Institute has compiled into an interactive map and database to provide accessible evidence about where the state's water goes.
2 days ago Pacific Institute
One of the more hotly contested transit projects in the country—The Amp bus rapid transit project in Nashville, Tennessee—is dead. Nashville MTA officials promise a new strategic plan for the future of transit in the city.
2 days ago WSMV
For a variety of economic reasons in addition to urban preferences, young people are not leaving the country's three major metropolitan areas: New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago, and that's not good for the nation's economy nor the individuals.
2 days ago The Wall Street Journal
If you're into place names and the history of presidential politics, we have just the map for you.
2 days ago The Atlantic
The latest fare increase for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority comes against the backdrop of record ridership and a $15 billion funding gap for the system's five-year capital plan.
2 days ago New York Times
A Saturday Night Live skit satirizes the change that has come to Bushwick, Brooklyn.
2 days ago Salon
The common claim that "high-rises kill streetlife" is often incorrect. Blog Post
2 days ago By
The Washington D.C. Zoning Commission is considering a proposal to limit the ability to convert or expand rowhouses. The proposed ordinance has provoked controversy about the effect of the law for the city's supply of housing.
3 days ago Washington City Paper