October 11, 2009, 5am PDT
Raleigh planner Dan Douglas has some bold proposals for the city, including nine new public squares, green roofs, and a new Grand Central Station-style transit hub.
August 24, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>City leaders in Raleigh, North Carolina, are planning to transform a underutilized downtown plaza into a new public square.</p>
June 27, 2005, 11am PDT
Can a new cooperative in North Carolina fuel the eco-friendly policy?
July 18, 2004, 9am PDT
A defunct Renault plant is caught in a battle between those wishing to adapt the cradle of worker's rights and a billionaire's ego.
July 1, 2004, 2pm PDT
Two British firms are designing new ways to organize space in dense urban neighborhoods: one through pre-fab construction, the other through an efficiently modern take on one-bedroom living. Both plans aim to bring high-quality, low-cost housing to cities
October 21, 2003, 11am PDT
Throughout American history, blacks have been systematically denied something they cherish.
April 20, 2003, 7am PDT
Independent columnust Burtman offers a scathing analysis and indictment of the failed plan to improve South Columbia Street in Chapel Hill, N.C.