New York

March 2, 2006, 8am PST
A cooperative in the Bronx is re-using waste materials and creating community-based employment at the same time.
Yes! Magazine, Grist
February 26, 2006, 1pm PST
Following a new study, business and environmental groups are asking the Bloomberg administration to reduce traffic in Manhattan.
The New York Times
February 18, 2006, 9am PST
Brooklyn's Fulton Street Mall is a shadow of its former self. How will it attract a 'new clientele' without focusing solely on whites, and the possibility of gentrification?
The New York Observer
February 17, 2006, 2pm PST
The unattractive finding comes as part of a study linked with a major exhibition on traffic solutions in New York.
The Village Voice
February 17, 2006, 6am PST
The New York Times focuses on the New York metro area; the region will seek federal legislation to assist these declining suburban communities.
The New York Times
February 16, 2006, 10am PST
Swift snow removal is a "political necessity" in New York City. Latest technology comes to the rescue.
The Los Angeles Times
February 7, 2006, 12pm PST
Students demonstrate how to create community spaces with sensitivity.
February 7, 2006, 5am PST
600 feet below Manhattan is one of the biggest urban infrastructure projects in history, yet most city residents do not even know about this 50-year water project.
The New York Times
February 6, 2006, 9am PST
A $200-million hotel project, touted as the first major tourist lodging in the neighborhood since 1966, drifts into obscurity amid corruption charges aimed at the developer.
The Village Voice
February 5, 2006, 5am PST
For years, Lexington and 86th, considered the crossroads of the Upper East Side, has resisted gentrification. But those days are over, as a family squabble has been settled and a major mixed-use development project will replace some 1920s tenements.
The New York Times
February 1, 2006, 2pm PST
In this op-ed, Bruce Katz and Robert Puentes argue that America's older, inner-ring, first suburbs -- like Nassau County -- must embrace a new vision for remaking themselves.
The New York Times
February 1, 2006, 10am PST
An old timer remembers a center of Yiddish theater in New York from the late 1800s to early 1900s.
New York Press
January 31, 2006, 2pm PST
One man owns a piece of Fort Totten, now a major New York City metro area park; he's just not sure where it is (or who's buried there), complicating matters for the Mayor.
New York Press
January 28, 2006, 11am PST
The mega-merchandiser of home furnishings is looking to cash in on Lower Manhattan's residential renaissance, with Trinity Church as facilitator.
The Slatin Report
January 25, 2006, 11am PST
After years of false starts, a plan is unveiled to expand New York's Jacob Javits Convention Center.
The Slatin Report
January 24, 2006, 8am PST
Illegal conversion of single room occupancy ('efficiency') apartments in NYC threaten one of the few remaining sources of private, affordable housing in the City. Housing advocates attempt to stem the tide, but it's rough going.
The New York Times
January 22, 2006, 7am PST
Alec Appelbaum urges New York City to develop a "bike-safe" network.
January 20, 2006, 7am PST
The New York Press' 'Brooklyn Issue' features commentary from 11 authors on the evolution of each neighborhood in the borough.
New York Press
January 19, 2006, 12pm PST
The Gotham Gazette outlines a series of traffic reports and policies, analyzing the steps necessary to confront New York's 800,000-a-day car problem.
The Gotham Gazette
January 19, 2006, 7am PST
Stephen A. Hammer argues that Bloomberg should take cues from the London Spatial Development Strategy, which creates a "coherent, long-term vision" for the city.
The Gotham Gazette