United States

March 4, 2003, 8am PST
Is your city's permitting process difficult? The Tel Aviv Municipality (Israel) permitting system is much, much worse.
Haaretz
March 4, 2003, 7am PST
If you thought the recession would make smart growth policies disappear, look again. Neal Peirce reports from the National Governors Association.
The Washington Post Writers Group
March 3, 2003, 2pm PST
New Urbanists make a plea for saving HOPE -- a program for converting failed public housing projects to mixed-income developments.
New Urban News
March 3, 2003, 11am PST
A landmark map reveals a link between indigenous peoples and healthy ecosystems.
National Geographic
March 3, 2003, 10am PST
Is ethnic retailing a phenomenon that lasts for only one generation?
Urban Land Magazine
March 3, 2003, 7am PST
Water wars, common in the western U.S., have hit the East Coast.
The New York Times
March 3, 2003, 6am PST
Joel Hirschhorn offers tips for smart growthers on how to stand your ground against the fine-tuned rhetoric of conservative libertarians.
Planetizen
March 1, 2003, 9am PST
A panel of experts have criticized the Bush administration's proposed plan to research global warming saying it is unlikely to achieve President Bush's stated goals.
The New York Times
February 28, 2003, 12pm PST
Computer software written by a professor at Ohio State University can help ease traffic congestion.
CNET News
February 28, 2003, 11am PST
Carbon fiber is five times stronger than steel. It could be used to create safer "woven" skycrapers. Is it the material of the future?
MetropolisMag.com
February 28, 2003, 9am PST
Traffic planners release a proposal to ease traffic congestion in Atlanta, Dallas-Forth Worth, Houston, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington.
The New York Times
February 28, 2003, 6am PST
Imagine if you had guaranteed access to a free-flowing lane of traffic--regardless of the time of day.
Reason Public Policy Institute
February 28, 2003, 5am PST
Living in a downtown condominium is an environmentally-friendly choice.
The Seattle Times
February 27, 2003, 11am PST
Scenic America's publishes it's annual list of the 10 most threatened scenic landscapes.
Scenic America
February 27, 2003, 9am PST
An article in Metropolis Magazine links sprawl with human rights abuses in an analysis of development on the West Bank.
MetropolisMag.com
February 27, 2003, 5am PST
Architect Peter Eisenman says his plan did not win public endorsement because it took a direct stand against New Urbanism.
Princeton Packet
February 26, 2003, 11am PST
How to figure out what's best for your community.
Planning Magazine
February 26, 2003, 10am PST
Conservation groups say the effort to save a pristine Manhattan-sized island off the coast of Baja California could be a model for saving threatened wilderness areas.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
February 26, 2003, 9am PST
London charges drivers $8 a day to enter the city center during weekdays.
The Christian Science Monitor
February 26, 2003, 8am PST
A city frozen in time since the 1950s is threatened by developers. Architects and planners work to save priceless architecture and public spaces.
The Washington Post