The Regional Plan Association has created an animated video that simply and artfully explains the importance of a new Hudson River tunnel.
Oct 30, 2015 Crain's New York Business
The online customer review platform Yelp and the New York public transit system: A match made in heaven?
Oct 30, 2015 CityLab
Drawing on a distinction between equality and equity, Rick Jacobus argues that so-called 'poor doors' are a necessary compromise to promote affordable housing and neighborhood integration.
Oct 29, 2015 Rooflines
An expensive, contentious project to redesign and possibly relocate the Port Authority Terminal finally has a way forward: an international design competition to be concluded a year from now.
Oct 28, 2015 New York Post
Only 10 miles separate New York City and Newark, New Jersey, but the two can seem worlds apart. Damon Rich, who moved from New York in 2008 to lead Newark's planning office, speaks about how his work there has shaped his perception of both cities.
Oct 27, 2015 Satellite Magazine
As New York rolls out its LED streetlights, one resident bemoans the ugly blue glow taking over the city.
Oct 27, 2015 The New York Times
The hoopla has subsided surrounding nearly $1 billion awarded by HUD to fund coastal resilience projects on the Atlantic Coast, but the work of implementing the winning Rebuild by Design projects has continued.
Oct 25, 2015 The Architect's Newspaper
The neighborhood of Chelsea in Manhattan, location of the High Line and one of the hottest real estate markets in the city, provides a case study of the wealth gap, with each side living in close proximity.
Oct 25, 2015 The New York Times
Conventional planning think says that mixed-income development benefits low-income neighborhoods. But a survey finds that residents of public housing in New York don't agree—rather, they feel left behind by newcomers to the neighborhood.
Oct 21, 2015 New York Daily News
Utilities profit from building more power plants—a flawed model for a diminishing natural monopoly.
Oct 15, 2015 Vox