The Philadelphia Inquirer

November 22, 2002, 7am PST
Successful urban waterfronts come in a variety of forms, but only those with good connections to their downtowns are able to support intense commercial activity.
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November 18, 2002, 7am PST
The siting of the major East Coast Interstate as it passes through Philadelphia destroyed historic neighborhoods and severed the waterfront from the city.
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November 13, 2002, 3am PST
Urban residents are increasingly using "car sharing" companies to reserve cars for a few hours at a time during the day.
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November 12, 2002, 5am PST
The Philadelphia Enquirer begins a five-part series on reclaiming Penn's Landing -- the city's waterfront. Previous plans have resulted in massive flops.
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November 8, 2002, 10am PST
Citizens in Southeastern Pennsylvania and South Jersey voted for tax increases to help preserve open space.
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October 24, 2002, 5am PDT
New Jersey's Governor wants to control sprawling by directing state money into roads, schools, water and sewer projects in older communities.
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October 6, 2002, 5am PDT
How bicycling makes for better cities.
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September 24, 2002, 11am PDT
The Philadeplhia Inquirer draws a connection between urban sprawl and increased crime in South Jersey.
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September 9, 2002, 2pm PDT
Fast-growing Washington Township is the first New Jersey town to pass a wellhead-protection measure.
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August 28, 2002, 5am PDT
A pair of op-ed essays in the Philadelphia Inquirer, while operating in slightly different spheres, put the rail vs. rubber contrast in good relief.
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August 19, 2002, 12pm PDT
In some areas of Philadelphia, the teardowns of historic shoe-boxy abodes for million-dollar mansions is a 'regular demolition derby.'
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August 12, 2002, 6am PDT
The story of Monument Street reflects the nation's history.
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August 4, 2002, 5am PDT
To cool off Philadelphia, more shade trees are needed.
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August 1, 2002, 11am PDT
According to the 2000 Census, suburbs around Philadelphia are seeing an increase in lower-income residents.
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July 26, 2002, 5am PDT
Engineers are building a 400-foot bridge entirely from recycled plastic.
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July 16, 2002, 10am PDT
A consortium of the Delaware Department of Transportation and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey faces a deficit of $469 million by 2008.
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July 16, 2002, 8am PDT
A look at the restrictive zoning laws in Birmingham Township, which has among the highest property values in the Philadelphia region.
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June 28, 2002, 12pm PDT
Britain tried to privative rail in 1993. After several high-profile failures, it is now renationalizing part of the system
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June 24, 2002, 11am PDT
Two nearly identical development plans for an abandoned industrial site get very different receptions from the Mayor.
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June 2, 2002, 11am PDT
The New Jersey Supreme Court is poised to hand down a new ruling to mandate affordable housing.
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