Nate Berg reports on a plan by federal and city government officials in Moscow to decamp from the central city for offices in newly annexed outer regions, and to redevelop the former office buildings as housing and hotels.
Feb 15, 2012 The Atlantic Cities
Officials in Moscow are pushing a plan to double the footprint of the city in order to ease congestion and overcrowding. Some worry sprawling development patters will follow.
Jul 27, 2011 Guardian
Stephen Smith critiques the new mayor's strategies for fighting congestion in the Russian city.
Nov 18, 2010 Market Urbanism
With the debut of the latest map of the Moscow Metro, TheCityFix's Jonna McKone takes a look at mass transit maps from across the globe and chats with mapmaker Cameron Booth.
Oct 26, 2010 TheCityFix
Developing countries have begun importing Western-style pro-sprawl urban planning policies, often to their detriment. Kuala Lumpur and cities across the communist world are examined.
Sep 7, 2010 Market Urbanism
Traffic has become thick and widespread throughout Moscow, where long lines of cars harken back to the dying days of the Soviet era.
Aug 5, 2010 The New Yorker
Recent attacks in the Moscow subway system highlight concerns in New York City, where a closed circuit security camera system still has many gaps.
Mar 31, 2010 The New York Times
Citing street sweeping costs, Moscow's mayor has said the city may start seeding the clouds to reduce snowfall.
Dec 9, 2009 Los Angeles Times
The economic downturn has brought much development in Moscow to a halt. But for some preservationists, that's a good thing.
Sep 15, 2009 The Christian Science Monitor
Moscow's architectural heritage is in danger, according to a new report on preservation in the city.
Jul 25, 2009 Metropolis