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"Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing"—as a new rule by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development proposes to do—can vary widely, even in the same city. Exclusive
13 hours ago  By James Brasuell
The largest fire in the state history is burning in Washington. This year's particularly bad fires had predictable, perhaps preventable, origins.
Yesterday   The Seattle Times
Ohio rail advocates received good news from the Federal Railroad Administration: The Buckeye State will be included in an FRA study to expand its now meager service, but support from Republican Gov. John Kasich is unlikely judging from his record.
Yesterday   Dayton Daily News
The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute released its eighth report on peak motorization in the U.S., an evaluation of time spent traveling for a broad category of purposes, not just work. From 2004 to 2014, total time decreased.
Yesterday   The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute
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Tired of standing on a street corner to count traffic? Technology is automating traffic counts and providing more detailed and accurate data to support planning. Blog Post
Yesterday   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
A neighborhood known as a shopping district is quickly transforming into a live, work, play destination in heart of Denver.
Yesterday   The Denver Post
As it works to gather the $60 million necessary to implement permanent changes to Monument Circle, Indianapolis is testing ideas for how to make the location more pedestrian friendly.
Yesterday   Streetsblog USA
The headline chosen here summarizes the argument put forward by Vox's Joseph Stromberg, who believes that self-driving cars will be a serious upgrade over the average human driver.
Yesterday   Vox
What was promised as the tallest building in the world built by modular construction is delayed and the subject of lawsuits. State documents, recently made public, describe water damage, tolerance challenges, and unanticipated repairs.
Yesterday   City Limits
Washington City Paper creates a record of the many murals that have been lost to new construction and shifting demographics in neighborhoods around Washington, D.C.
Yesterday   Washington City Paper
The Garden State once dreamed of becoming a global leader in offshore wind electricity generation. Now its plans look dead in the water.
2 days ago   The Record