The Philadelphia Inquirer

May 20, 2002, 7am PDT
The story of Levittown, PA., symbolizes the transformation of the American landscape.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
May 10, 2002, 9am PDT
Philadelphia is considering a new 32-story tower designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli: "It will take on the quality of the sky..."
The Philadelphia Inquirer
May 1, 2002, 2pm PDT
Former residents visit their old neighborhood to see how it changed for the worse before it changes for the better.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
April 22, 2002, 9am PDT
In a Sunday editorial, The Philadelphia Enquirer charges that the last half century of planning has only increased blight and sprawl.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
March 10, 2002, 5am PST
What eats up more acreage in the Phildelphia suburbs than sprawling homes? New schools.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
February 22, 2002, 6am PST
The annual International Builders Show has typically offered some pretty lousy home designs. This year the push is for "fusion homes."
The Philadelphia Inquirer
February 7, 2002, 5am PST
The Philadelphia Inquirer features a four-part series, on new uses for abandoned big-box store sites.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
January 26, 2002, 8am PST
In order to cut costs, New Jersey Gov. McGreevey has effectively closed the state's planning office.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
January 1, 2002, 7am PST
Three years ago officials predicted a $35 million profit on the new toll collection system. Today's the estimate is $162 million in the red.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
November 30, 2001, 1pm PST
New apartment development draws protest from community in Philadelphia's Main Line suburb.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
November 23, 2001, 9am PST
Adding sidewalks to suburbs can turn pedestrian-unfriendly areas into walkable communities.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
November 8, 2001, 12pm PST
Philadelphia University is using urban design and technology to remake itself as a modern univeristy.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 27, 2001, 5am PDT
In Philadelphia, PA, the Controller is gaining influential support for a plan to tax city at a higher rate than buildings.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 24, 2001, 8am PDT
West Chester, Pennsylvania is the model of a walkable, new urbanist community with a classic main street.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 1, 2001, 5am PDT
Raising the issue of "environmental racism" a South Camden, N.J. citizens group asks a federal court to close a cement plant.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
September 12, 2001, 10am PDT
New Jersey's two gubernatorial candidates disagree on how New Jersey should deal with its rapid growth.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
September 10, 2001, 5am PDT
Philadelphia looks at which of its census tracts have doubled in population in 10 years, and find some interesting trends.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
August 23, 2001, 10am PDT
A Philadelphia developer invests in new housing help create a market for his shopping development.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
August 13, 2001, 6am PDT
Union wages are 50% more when building in Philadelphia as compared to the suburbs. As a result, no new-housing construction in Philadelphia.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
July 27, 2001, 11am PDT
Mayor John Street's anti-blight proposal has some members of the city council concerned about a lack of oversight.
The Philadelphia Inquirer