Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto has proposed a new fee on landlords to help enforce scofflaws. An editorial by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, however, argues that the math behind the fee doesn’t add up.
17 hours ago Pittsburg Post-Gazette
Cincinnati currently stands at 45th in the nation in bike commuting share. But the city is bike commute share is leading the nation in its rate of adoption.
19 hours ago Next City
The Toronto Star picks up on the Urban Land Institute's Emerging Trends in Real Estate report, finding the trend of urbanization in Canada to reflect the trend in the United States.
21 hours ago The Toronto Star
The top court's decision on Tuesday to review the first-ever regulation of mercury is a setback for Obama's environmental agenda, in part because it has implications for other EPA initiatives including Wednesday's proposal to tighten the ozone rule.
23 hours ago The Wall Street Journal
Humboldt Construction Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of a Chicago CDC, has been providing local employment and high-quality work for over 30 years.
Yesterday Shelterforce Magazine
A post on the Chicago magazine site dives into research showing how Chicago has segregated by income since the 1970s.
Yesterday Chicago Magazine
Bloomberg reports that the dream vehicle of commuters everywhere—a flying car—might be available on the market within three years.
A proposed oil-by-rail facility proposed for the Port of Vancouver could set a new standard for capacity.
Yesterday The Columbian
New Republic reprinted a portion of William Frey's new book, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics are Remaking America."
Yesterday The New Republic
A report from the London School of Economics focuses on the growth of cities around the world between 2012 and 2030, proposing a "3C model" for growth to ensure economic prosperity and to limit emissions.
Yesterday LSE Cities