July 13, 2003, 5am PDT
Decision by the Harford County Council in Maryland delayed in considering a bill designed to slow residential development to ease overcrowding in public schools.
July 8, 2003, 8am PDT
As homes and offices multiply around the mega-mall, roads and schools are being pushed to the limit.
June 26, 2003, 2pm PDT
Maryland's groundbreaking Smart Growth strategy may be in peril after Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. the top officers of the Governor's Office of Smart Growth .
May 27, 2003, 5am PDT
Baltimore-area housing project to be redeveloped as mixed-use village as part of revitalization effort.
May 25, 2003, 1pm PDT
Maryland State police patrol in powerful Camaros looking for aggressive drivers.
May 6, 2003, 6am PDT
Is there enough land to support in-fill and redevelopment efforts in the Baltimore region?
April 10, 2003, 11am PDT
McLaughlin County's new Planning Director may be the first in Maryland to deal with a completely built-out county.
March 29, 2003, 1pm PST
Nearly all of Md. 32 to the south and east of the "new town" of Columbia has been upgraded to a freeway - should the section west and north of Columbia also be upgraded?
March 17, 2003, 10am PST
Maryland officials seriously consider the advantages of bus rapid transit for the Baltimore region.
March 10, 2003, 7am PST
Infill development sounds great in theory, but frequently faces opposition.
January 24, 2003, 9am PST
The Baltimore Sun editorializes on Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s initial actions on sprawl.
January 11, 2003, 10am PST
A new publication takes a different look at the future of cities and suburbs.
January 3, 2003, 9am PST
A bitter years-long fight to build new homes in an historic district is still not over. Nearby neighbors are still opposed to the development project.
December 5, 2002, 1pm PST
The Baltimore Sun continues its weeklong series on sprawl and Maryland in an effort to influence the incoming gubernatorial administration.
November 1, 2002, 5am PST
The "roaring 1990s" largely bypassed Baltimore but as the nation suffers an economic slump, economists say the city is performing well.
October 8, 2002, 11am PDT
If a client and an architect make up their minds, even utilitarian architecture can boast of good design....and awards.
October 7, 2002, 8am PDT
Robert Bullard's book looks at the social impact of sprawl.
September 10, 2002, 11am PDT
Growth makes water problems worse by taking away water from where it is needed most.
August 22, 2002, 11am PDT
Blight turns old industrial properties into just the right places for visual artists to gather and ignite energy.
July 26, 2002, 10am PDT
A variety of new historic housing developments show promise in bringing evening street life back to downtown Baltimore.