What can you do with an old crane factory? Turn it into a fish farm, and a hydroponic produce operation.
May 17, 2010 Wall Street Journal
A piece in The Atlantic argues that telecommuting trends could have significant impacts on the built environment.
May 17, 2010 The Atlantic
When we think of sprawl, we usually picture suburban life. But inner cities also took on the character of sprawl when freeways came in and were buildings torn down, say Christopher T. McCahill and Norman Garrick. Exclusive
May 17, 2010 By
Bridge construction in New York City threatens to shut down an infamous and informal skatepark.
May 16, 2010 The New York Times
264 luxury residential developments are vacant in New York City, according to a new report. Could they be a temporary solution to a serious homeless problem?
May 15, 2010 City Limits
Former San Jose Mayor Tom McEnery is heading up an ambitious project to transform a mediocre public space into a Granville Market for Silicon Valley.
May 14, 2010 Metroactive
With its planning department reporting to a deputy manager several steps removed from the mayor's office, Toronto's planning system is "just insane", writes Christopher Hume.
May 13, 2010 Toronto Star
San Antonio, Texas, is partnering with business and nonprofit groups on a project aimed at curbing homelessness.
May 13, 2010 San Antonio Express-News
Iain Mills reports on the competing storylines describing China's transformation. Is China wantonly destroying historic buildings and displacing people, or constructing a future, harmonious society?
May 13, 2010 Asia Times Online
Paris plans to eventually phase out automobiles in the city center in order to create a pedestrian friendly riverbank.
May 12, 2010 Time