September 29, 2010, 11am PDT
A gubernatorial candidate in Wisconsin has made a campaign pledge to turn down federal money intended to build a high speed rail route connecting Milwaukee and Wisconsin. But some say he won't be able to do it.
August 6, 2009, 12pm PDT
Secretary Ray LaHood is promoting livable communities, but the Wisconsin Department of Transportation insists that Madison's new Amtrak station should be located on the edge of town next to a big parking lot at the airport.
April 12, 2007, 6am PDT
<p>Statistics provided by the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commisison (SEWRPC) at the request of the American Civil Liberties Union show that SEWRPC's technical advisory committees are 98% white.</p>
July 3, 2006, 10am PDT
A review of Kenneth Helphand's new book "Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime".
November 18, 2005, 6am PST
Supercenter opponents are losing their battle against Wal-Mart in a small Midwestern town.
October 3, 2005, 6am PDT
Recall election results in defeat for Wal-Mart's opponents in Jefferson, WI.
September 28, 2005, 6am PDT
As housing prices continue to rise, Middleton Hills moves further and further away from the reach of the middle class.
April 3, 2005, 9am PDT
Madison, WI, joins a growing list of cities that have adopted ordinances governing the design of big box developments.
May 27, 2004, 9am PDT
What happens when a Plan Commission has no architect, landscape architect, planner or developer from the private sector?
April 1, 2004, 6am PST
Zoning changes welcome domestic chickens in single family neighborhoods.
May 23, 2001, 9am PDT
Governor of Maryland Parris N. Glendening has signed several laws that strengthen the state's anti-sprawl program.
February 11, 2001, 6am PST
Building more highways won't solve our transportation problems, says Dave Zweifel in an editorial about bringing passenger rail to Madison, WI.