May 20, 2005, 8am PDT
Labelling the stalled Freedom Tower design a "junkyard," celebrity developer Donald Trump has supported a plan to rebuild the Twin Towers in the same form as the lost towers...but one floor taller.
January 21, 2005, 8am PST
A first-in-the-nation experiment in electricity pricing is demonstrating that consumers are willing to change how they use electricity -- and save money in the process.
November 6, 2004, 11am PST
Chicago has leased the Chicago Skyway to a private toll road company. Could the same privatizaion framework be used for the Chicago Transit Authority, asks Wendell Cox.
October 25, 2004, 6am PDT
Chicago business district releases impact study and policy proposals.
September 28, 2004, 9am PDT
A new study by Rand Corporation claims that living in the suburbs takes four years all of your life.
July 6, 2004, 11am PDT
Bicycling Magazine picks Chicago as the best big cycling city in the United States.
June 26, 2004, 7am PDT
Residents of demolished public housing buildings often left to their own devices
June 5, 2004, 5am PDT
The Cook County Recorder of Deeds blocks a new $10 fee on real estate documents that would have subsidized rental assistance programs.
May 28, 2004, 8am PDT
Lynn Sweet says the problem isn't the price of gas.
May 1, 2004, 1pm PDT
World War II veterans gather to see the newest memorial on the National Mall.
April 30, 2004, 11am PDT
The newly opened Siebel Center is a 225,000-square-foot computer shaped like a building.
April 28, 2004, 5am PDT
"If Las Vegas can re-create big chunks of Paris, Venice and ancient Egypt as casinos, why can't Chicago re-create the White City?"
November 12, 2003, 10am PST
Do sport utility vehicles cause more wear and tear on roads than cars? The mayor of Chicago thinks so; engineers disagree.
September 10, 2003, 6am PDT
A walk down memory lane for one of Chicago's most vibrant historical streets.
August 17, 2003, 7am PDT
Residents sue the Chicago Public Housing Authority for potential harmful exposure to PCBs.
July 13, 2003, 9am PDT
ShoreBank, known for its investments in community development in the U.S., is expanding its services to developing countries.
April 25, 2003, 5am PDT
A coalition of transportation, environmental, and housing advocates in Chicago released a study disputing a recommendation to increase off-street parking requirements.
March 12, 2003, 7am PST
Outdated building and zoning codes present challenges for smart growth.
January 31, 2003, 9am PST
Metra announced plans for a suburban rail link between O'Hare International Airport and the Chicago suburbs.
December 17, 2002, 8am PST
Most Chicago Transit Authority board members use public transit very little, if at all.