February 14, 2003, 12pm PST
Massachusettes officials are trimming the number of sport utility vehicles that are used by state officials.
February 3, 2003, 5am PST
After more than a decade, Boston's Central Artery is about to come down. What will take its place is becoming a citywide debate on land use.
February 1, 2003, 5am PST
Report urges the consolidation of building codes into one simple guideline, incentives for towns to accept housing with greater density in their midst; and the creation of a panel to overhaul outdated zoning rules.
January 27, 2003, 5am PST
Mixed-Use developments are lifting downtrodden Boston neighborhoods.
January 25, 2003, 11am PST
Is it really too much to ask a developer to justify, in detail, why his building needs to dwarf everything else in the neighborhood?
January 25, 2003, 7am PST
Anti-SUV ads are having an impact. Massachusetts state government is eliminating all but the most essential sport utility vehicles in the state's fleet.
January 23, 2003, 7am PST
The Massachusetts State Supreme Court is to hear a case on whether a community essentially accepted a bribe to construct a power plant.
January 21, 2003, 9am PST
A Boston Globe editorial comes out squarely against sprawl.
January 20, 2003, 5am PST
Is Boston's preoccupation with history resulting in timid, dull, and ugly architecture?
January 16, 2003, 10am PST
After years of efforts, could an influx of gay residents finally revitalize downtown Detroit?
January 14, 2003, 6am PST
A rogue "halftime" outhouse in an upscale subdivision causes grief and complaints.
January 6, 2003, 9am PST
Planners and environmentalists have wasted no time telling Massachusetts smart growth-friendly Governor: overhaul the state's antiquated zoning law!
January 3, 2003, 9am PST
Environmental advocates and housing advocates finding common ground in Massachusetts.
December 28, 2002, 7am PST
The precise location of municipal boundaries is becoming more important as developers look to build on infill sites.
December 15, 2002, 1pm PST
Part of a weekly part of the Boston Globe Magazine called Cityscapes, this installment talks about what happened to Harvard Square - the good and the bad - after it was dug up for an extension of the T.
December 15, 2002, 11am PST
In the second-largest settlement of its kind, Massachusetts will pay $23 million for 8 acres of industrial land needed for the Big Dig.
December 14, 2002, 1pm PST
The Boston Globe presents an extensiove collection of articles, editorials, video clips, and interactive graphics.
December 10, 2002, 12pm PST
Securing federal funding for Massachusetts Transportation projects faces difficulties
December 2, 2002, 5am PST
Anthony Flint investigates how a change in the allowable rate of percolation of septic systems could open up thousands of acres for development in Massachusetts.
November 26, 2002, 8am PST
BRA is both hated and loved. The looming expiration of many of its urban renewal areas has made the agency face its future.