Miller-McCune

Melinda Burns uses two California cities through which to investigate the reasons why the foreclosure crisis has impacted communities in dramatically different ways.
Jan 20, 2012   Miller-McCune
New research shows that recent immigrants are twice as likely to ride bicycles as other Americans. Though the health impact is beneficial, the ridership is less likely to continue in the second generation.
Apr 29, 2010   Miller-McCune
The public library is being re-imagined as an interactive space with multimedia learning labs, coffee shops and government services.
Mar 3, 2010   Miller-McCune
The expense of properly carrying out recycling and trash programs is weighing on cash-strapped states. Government is pushing back, with new requirements mandating that manufacturers take some of the load.
Jan 22, 2010   Miller-McCune
This piece from <em>Miller-McCune</em> looks at the conservation easement and explains how the legal device is being used to protect land and prevent sprawl.
Jan 22, 2010   Miller-McCune
Urban convenience stores are being further linked to childhood obesity after the release of a new study from Temple University.
Jan 21, 2010   Miller-McCune
While in Copenhagen for climate talks in December, U.S. officials got a taste of Danish-style bicycle planning. Some of them liked what they saw, but translating that infrastructure here in the States is no easy task.
Jan 20, 2010   Miller-McCune
GIS maps are being used to identify where communities need services -- and whether some communities are victims of municipal discrimination.
Dec 29, 2009   Miller-McCune
A new report shows that green roofs not only help by cooling the sun's rays, they also are effective for carbon sequestration.
Dec 11, 2009   Miller-McCune
The motherlode of wind energy up, up in the air, say scientists. A handful of new technologies are being developed to harvest it at the source, roughly six miles up.
Nov 3, 2009   Miller-McCune
David Villano takes an in-depth survey of the state of public engagement practices in the U.S., and the positive effects of the processes that work.
Nov 2, 2009   Miller-McCune