Governing

Governing profiles Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx's ambitious goals to change the way the country thinks about transportation.
8 hours ago   Governing
The anti-planning debate may have quieted down, but it hasn't disappeared. Anti-Agenda 21 activists have merely spread out, into the politics of cities and counties planning for the future.
Jan 5, 2016   Governing
There's no doubt that cities provide important leadership on countless issues—here are eight new elected mayors tasked with providing the political leadership to make it possible.
Dec 29, 2015   Governing
Certain states have had to scramble to restructure their gas taxes as gas prices have dropped—and kept dropping—lest transportation funds hit empty.
Dec 23, 2015   Governing
Audi and Somerville will begin testing self-parking cars in 2018. Imagine the possibilities.
Dec 11, 2015   Governing
The Innovation Team in Mobile shows that sometimes innovation can be delivered through commonplace technology.
Dec 6, 2015   Governing
Governing magazine digs into the data about which cities American families are more likely to call home.
Nov 18, 2015   Governing
A rapidly changing population might make Nevada a more thorough exemplar of the challenges and opportunities presented by the "diversity explosion" than its neighboring state to the west.
Oct 12, 2015   Governing
Planners face the increasing challenge of how to improve economic opportunities for individuals while simultaneously improving urban neighborhoods without triggering gentrification.
Oct 5, 2015   Governing
Yes, the world of urban planning will soon get a star turn of epic proportions—as the focus of an opera currently in development and scheduled to debut in New York City in 2017.
Sep 22, 2015   Governing
The number of social impact bond programs in the United States has expanded quickly, to eight, with examples found in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Utah, and, now, California.
Sep 15, 2015   Governing