The first major American city to have a black majority, Washington D.C.'s demographics have shifted again.
Jul 19, 2011 The New York Times
The National Capital Planning Commission invites the public to weigh-in on five proposals for improvements to the Ellipse, the large public park between White House and the National Mall.
Jun 23, 2011 Fast Company's Co.Design
A new study says that Los Angeles, Cleveland, Las Vegas, Eugene and Pittsburgh are leading the surge with the best bus rapid transit (BRT) systems in the nation.
May 28, 2011 The Institute of Transportation and Development Policy
A new public plaza is being built in Washington D.C., and this rundown from <em>The Dirt</em> highlights its people-focused design.
May 7, 2011 THE DIRT
The bike sharing system that's been operating in Washington D.C. has seen success in its early months, and an expansion is planned.
Apr 28, 2011 The Washington Post
Washington D.C. has built the most "green" buildings within its greater region, according to a new survey.
Apr 16, 2011 The Washington Post
Housing in the urban core of Washington D.C. is expected to grow in coming years as demand for it increases.
Apr 14, 2011 The Washington Examiner
Officials in Washington tend to agree that infrastructure problems are in dire need of attention. But amid turbulent economic times, will those problems get that attention?
Apr 9, 2011 National Journal
As some voices in Washington D.C. call for increasing the city's building height limit, <em>The Transport Politic</em> looks at what that might mean for transportation demands in the city.
Mar 4, 2011 the transport politic
Washington D.C. has for many years had a high population of African Americans. But now, they're moving out to the suburbs and white people are moving in.
Feb 19, 2011 NPR