Akron Beacon Journal

July 27, 2016, 9am PDT
Akron Metro RTA recently announced the details of an overhaul of its bus system—the reorganization will affect every one of the system's 36 fixed bus routes.
Akron Beacon Journal
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.
Akron Beacon Journal
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.
Akron Beacon Journal
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.
Akron Beacon Journal
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.
Akron Beacon Journal
January 18, 2005, 11am PST
Loveland, OH, may have the state's first plans for a cohousing development.
Akron Beacon Journal
July 7, 2003, 10am PDT
Why have nearly 200 communities fought to keep big-box stores out?
Akron Beacon Journal
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.
Akron Beacon Journal
August 13, 2002, 8am PDT
Urban theorist David Rusk analyzes census data to identify "cities on the slide."
Akron Beacon Journal