April 2, 2003, 8am PST
Most of Massachusetts' problems with affordable housing can be traced directly to the state's zoning law.
March 30, 2003, 5am PST
After 16 years of drafting, spending, and defending, part of the Big Dig opens Sunday, stoking an urban revolution.
The Christian Science Monitor
March 28, 2003, 9am PST
It's opening day for the core of Boston's massive Big Dig project.
March 24, 2003, 1pm PST
Welcome to the unlikely industrial centerpiece of the Romney administration's antisprawl agenda.
March 23, 2003, 1pm PST
The Boston Globe editorializes on increased fares but decreased service on Boston's subway.
March 21, 2003, 11am PST
Three firms have been selected to design parks for the most expensive public works project in U.S. history.
Landscape Architecture Magazine
March 20, 2003, 7am PST
Neal Peirce reviews Boston's Indicators Project which provides high quality data and information about Boston.
March 11, 2003, 10am PST
A new study evaluates the economic impact of Boston's eight research universities on the Metropolitan Boston area.
March 11, 2003, 6am PST
Irrational housing prices are forcing middle class residents out of the city.
March 10, 2003, 12pm PST
Douglas Foy could revolutionize Massachusetts policies on planning and development.
March 3, 2003, 4pm PST
Harvard program helps create homeless shelters, low-income rental housing and home ownership programs for middle-income residents.
February 21, 2003, 8am PST
Bechtel responds to The Boston Globe's 'misrepresentations of key facts, and a flagrant resort to innuendo.'
February 21, 2003, 7am PST
The Boston Globe presents a damning three-part series on how State officials excuse and protect Bechtel for over $1 billion in mistakes on the Big Dig.
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incentives for towns to accept housing with greater density in their midst; and the creation of a panel to overhaul outdated zoning rules.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.