The city of Richmond, Virginia, is hoping to undo years of downtown driving confusion and congestion by converting its web of one-way streets into two-way streets.
Aug 23, 2010 Richmond Times-Dispatch
The James River runs right through downtown Richmond, Virginia. But with few public access points, the river is a largely ignored part of the urban realm.
Aug 19, 2010 Richmond Times-Dispatch
While the basis of last week's ruling is a 7-acre property, the decision temporarily opens the door for all agriculturally zoned properties in the county to be subdivided into 1-acre parcels.
Mar 4, 2010 Richmond Times-Dispatch
Columnist Michael Paul Williams of the Times-Dispatch worries that the planned New Urbanist development in Roseland, VA will turn out to be 'as antiseptic as a theme park."
Sep 6, 2008 Richmond Times-Dispatch
<p>With public bus service to the Fredericksburg train station, Richmond commuters can then ride regional rail to Washington, DC.</p>
Mar 6, 2007 Richmond Times-Dispatch
CEOs for Cities editorial writer interviews economist Joe Cortwright on what makes cities successful. Hint: Don't copy other cities.
Sep 15, 2006 Richmond Times-Dispatch
According to a recent study in the online journal PLoS Medicine, longevity varies by ethnicity and location.
Sep 13, 2006 Richmond Times-Dispatch
Newcomers to the U.S. are finding jobs and a safe place to call home outside of the nation's big cities.
Aug 8, 2006 Richmond Times-Dispatch
A farmworker advocacy group is working with Virginia farmers to provide housing for the seasonal workers that tend their fields. Houses made of hay are the affordable and energy-efficient solution to this need for seasonal housing.
Jul 6, 2006 Richmond Times-Dispatch
Many in Virginia believe that more funding is needed for transportation, although some, including members of the Virginia General Assembly, don't want to raise taxes.
Feb 9, 2006 Richmond Times-Dispatch