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A housing report by Zillow finds that rents are growing faster—much faster, in some cases—than home values.
10 hours ago   HousingWire
After an initial proposal a year ago, prompting immediate and strong criticism, the Chicago Transit Authority has completed its environmental assessment of a proposal designed to improve service capacity at the infamous bottleneck of Clark Junction.
2 days ago   Crain's Chicago Business
Detroit is infamous for its lack of regional transit (or local transit for that matter), but the Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan this month launched a master planning process that could finally fill some of the region's gaps.
2 days ago   The Detroit News
Tuesday's pipeline spill resulted in an oil slick off the Santa Barbara coast. While incomparable in size to the 1969 spill resulting from an oil platform blowout, it is yet another reminder of environmental consequences of oil dependency.
2 days ago   Los Angeles Times
A new Deloitte report evaluates ways that new technologies and mobility services help reduce the need to own and use private automobiles. Helsinki's audacious goal: By 2025, no city resident will need to own a private car.
2 days ago   Smart Mobility
On op-ed in the Oregonian makes the case for Portland to design and build a unique architectural icon that differentiates the city from its rivals in the Pacific Northwest.
3 days ago   The Oregonian
The Trust for Public Land released its 2015 ParkScore today, ranking the 75 largest U.S. cities on the metrics of acreage, facilities and investment, and access.
3 days ago   Trust for Public Land
With snowpack down to 16 percent of normal levels, Washington officials are bracing for drought.
3 days ago   Los Angeles Times
Instead of imposing regulations on transportation network companies, Long Beach went a different way: the city eased regulations on taxi companies.
3 days ago   Los Angeles Times
An already difficult project received bad news at the end of April in the form of long delays and huge cost overruns. Now Phase 2 of the Silver Line extension is expected to arrive in Loudon County, Virginia in 2020.
3 days ago   The Washington Post
Mayor Bill De Blasio released an aggressive and likely contentious plan to fund the New York Housing Authority, which is currently sitting on $16 billion in needed maintenance work.
3 days ago   The New York Times