January 27, 2016, 2pm PST
Down to a population of 197,859 from its 1960 peak of 290,351, the city of Akron is looking for a way to bring people back to its community. One thing Akron has going for it already: an enthusiastic champion of the cause.
August 12, 2008, 9am PDT
The Ohio Mechanical Handling Co. reflects back on designing and building the first commercial monorail in the United States for a park in Akron, Ohio.
April 29, 2006, 9am PDT
A single redevelopment law must control the use of eminent domain by Ohio municipalities, townships, and counties, writes Stuart Meck in this editorial.
June 2, 2005, 10am PDT
A new type of store combining the convenience of online ordering with the hands-on experience of browsing a store in person is planned for Columbus, OH.
January 18, 2005, 11am PST
Loveland, OH, may have the state's first plans for a cohousing development.
July 7, 2003, 10am PDT
Why have nearly 200 communities fought to keep big-box stores out?
December 3, 2002, 11am PST
A nationally known planner offers his insights, pro bono, to a community group on a proposed high-density housing development in Akron, Ohio.
August 13, 2002, 8am PDT
Urban theorist David Rusk analyzes census data to identify "cities on the slide."