The Philadelphia Inquirer

April 17, 2005, 7am PDT
Philadelphia is experimenting with the latest trend in public housing: creating low-density, mixed income communities in historic-looking rowhouses.
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April 9, 2005, 5am PDT
Philadelphia citizens weigh in on the direction of parking policy in downtown.
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March 24, 2005, 2pm PST
The good news is that Center City's population has jumped. The bad news is that the increase is offset by a loss in office jobs.
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March 23, 2005, 7am PST
Environmental issues are uniting conservatives and liberals even while the nation becomes more polarized.
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January 26, 2005, 5am PST
First Illinois, now New Jersey. Will privatizing toll roads become the next new trend?
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January 3, 2005, 9am PST
Philadelphia Mayor Street's multimillion-dollar effort to reduce blight in city neighborhoods appears to be working.
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December 14, 2004, 12pm PST
Philadelphians debate whether an imitation colonial-style building from the 1960s should be preserved for its historic significance.
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December 7, 2004, 2pm PST
A critique of six civic buildings built since 2001 in Philadelphia.
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November 24, 2004, 2pm PST
San Diego's Downtown Community Plan sets forth a vision for downtown's future growth and development as an intense yet livable place.
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November 18, 2004, 12pm PST
Ground-level ozone, a common form of air pollution long linked to breathing problems, is being blamed for thousands of premature deaths each year in a new study of 95 urban areas.
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October 19, 2004, 9am PDT
Pottstown's innovative approach to land use demonstrates the power of careful zoning.
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October 12, 2004, 7am PDT
A North Philadelphia neighborhood includes technology as the foundation for an economic development plan.
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September 9, 2004, 9am PDT
Philadelphia is planning to turn it's former Navy base into a bustling urban center.
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August 19, 2004, 12pm PDT
New Jersey's Highlands bill will encourage sprawl and cause pollution.
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August 14, 2004, 11am PDT
A columnist reports that Philadelphia's planning director suggests that she is "powerless" to design a better building across from City Hall.
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August 12, 2004, 2pm PDT
Developers rescue two historic buildings in Center City Philadelphia from dereliction
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August 4, 2004, 8am PDT
In a trend that is defying post-9/11 predictions American downtowns continue to grow.
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June 2, 2004, 11am PDT
Community involvement is the defining difference at lively, pretty neighborhood parks around the city, from Cliveden in lower Mount Airy to Carroll in West Philadelphia, from Jerome Brown Park in Tioga to Three Bears in Center City.
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May 20, 2004, 10am PDT
This small town has the qualities that New Urbanism advocates aim to recreate.
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April 13, 2004, 9am PDT
Crime, traffic, and light pollution are among the chief impacts of Wal-Mart in western Chester County.
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