Vancouver created its MX zone as a solution to a persistent challenge for planners—how to retain industrial jobs and affordable housing in downtowns.
1 hour ago The Globe and Mail
Tampa's TECO line streetcar system does not lack charm. What the historic streetcar does lack, however, is riders. Can HART transform the trolley into an integral part of a revitalized downtown?
2 hours ago Tampa Bay Times
The mayor and City Council of Seattle will consider a controversial measure to combat its surging homeless population.
3 hours ago ThinkProgress
Following the recent news that Architecture for Humanity shut its doors after operating since 1999, FastCo.Design provides more details about what went wrong.
4 hours ago Fast Co. Design
Notwithstanding plummeting gas prices, Keith Laing of The Hill reports on poll results that reveal an uphill battle for political leaders in Utah, Georgia, and New Jersey, who are advocating gas tax increases to fund roads, bridges, and transit.
5 hours ago The Hill
Cities change. The people living in cities change. A new online tool from the Urban Institute allows users to forecast demographic trends as far out at 2030.
6 hours ago CityLab
Denver is a national leader in retrofitting the Great American Suburban Mall. But how well are these retrofits working? A comparative analysis of field reports by college-age Millennials offers some insight.
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Citiscope examines the organizing and volunteer efforts of citizens in Athens, Greece in response to the country's economic crisis.
The New Yorker has published an interactive feature in New York's shadow transit system—the network of so-called "dollar vans."
Yesterday The New Yorker
So long 2007. Hello 2014. According to new DOT data, peak driving is no longer in the rear view mirror but ahead of us thanks to cheap gas getting even cheaper, the rebound effect, an improved economy, and warmer weather.
Yesterday The Detroit News