United States

August 2, 2003, 7am PDT
In this brief, Evelyn Blumenberg and Margy Waller argue that the strong link between car ownership and employment suggests automobile access assistance should play a key role in efforts to support low-income workers.
The Brookings Institution
August 2, 2003, 5am PDT
When the road project cut through Altamont, NY, some residents complained to village hall; others to state transportation officials, Mary-Ann Brock picked up a paintbrush.
Times Union
August 1, 2003, 2pm PDT
As part of their marketing efforts, towns adopt unusual slogans for highway signs.
National Public Radio
August 1, 2003, 12pm PDT
Can a design for a vacation house comment seriously on international politics?
MetropolisMag.com
August 1, 2003, 11am PDT
Real estate developers are beginning to realize the inherent benefits in sustainable development.
National Real Estate Investor
August 1, 2003, 8am PDT
Some of Britain's wealthiest companies are also the country's worst polluters.
The Guardian Unlimited
August 1, 2003, 5am PDT
Manhattan activists get what they wanted: along the degraded, industrial waterfront, a sinuous new park and an environmental center.
American Society Of Landscape Architects
July 31, 2003, 2pm PDT
Despite the prosperity of the 1990s, robust inner city retail development did not follow.
The Brookings Institution
July 31, 2003, 1pm PDT
Are Canadian cities better than U.S. cities in terms of transportation, housing , and the environment?
New Canadian
July 31, 2003, 11am PDT
Congress weighs the sprawl-induced fat problem.
Michigan Land Use Institute
July 31, 2003, 10am PDT
Car sharing companies hope to entice city residents to abandon their cars and rent by the hour - changing the dynamics of urban transportation in the process.
The Next American City
July 31, 2003, 7am PDT
McGill University professor of architecture Avi Friedman talks about maintaining vital and healthy cities, in the context of Canada's largest city, Toronto.
The National Post
July 31, 2003, 6am PDT
The Bush Administration proposes legislation that would 'split Amtrak into operating and maintenance companies and open them to competition from outside contractors.'
The Boston Globe
July 31, 2003, 5am PDT
Houston joins other cities in pushing 'tours' of local enclaves -- the quirky and overlooked sites.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 30, 2003, 12pm PDT
Report finds long-term costs of sprawl outweigh short-term benefits.
The Toronto Star
July 29, 2003, 2pm PDT
MSN.com publishes a list of top ten places to live in the United States in 2003.
MSN
July 29, 2003, 1pm PDT
The droughts in Europe are prompting Italy, for one, to improve its water management and infrastructure.
Time
July 29, 2003, 11am PDT
The wide-ranging impact of Wal-Mart on the nation.
The New York Times
July 29, 2003, 9am PDT
Eminent climate scientist accuses Prime Minister Tony Blair of "cowardice" in not standing up to President George Bush on global warming.
The Guardian Unlimited
July 29, 2003, 7am PDT
Climate scientist John Houghton says that global warming kills more people than terrorism while President George Bush and Prime Minister Tony Blair do nothing.
The Guardian Unlimited