United States

May 7, 2003, 12pm PDT
Few mixed-use communities nationwide are close enough to each other to reduce the need to drive between them.
Urban Land Institute
May 7, 2003, 9am PDT
None of America's traditional middle class workers would qualify to purchase a median priced home based on median income according to a report by the National Housing Conference.
National Housing Conference
May 7, 2003, 8am PDT
The General Accounting Office concludes that congestion pricing could work in the U.S.
Associated Press
May 7, 2003, 7am PDT
Neal Peirce comments on an alarming report from the National Housing Conference and worries about the impact of the housing crisis on the economy.
Citistates Group
May 7, 2003, 4am PDT
As more churches in Britain fall silent, their empty edifices are finding new life as nightclubs, bagpipe training centers, theaters, pubs, and museums.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 6, 2003, 12pm PDT
Accordint to a report by an affordable housing coalition, housing cost are still too expensive despite wage increases.
The Kansas City Star
May 6, 2003, 11am PDT
When it comes to U.S. architecture, international 'starchitects' are becoming more popular that their U.S. counterparts.
Engineering News Record
May 6, 2003, 9am PDT
Ending half-century old obsolete U.S. restrictions on tolls could finance much of the nation's new roads.
The Heritage Foundation
May 6, 2003, 8am PDT
Conservation groups challenge the Bush Administration's abandonment of wilderness protections.
May 5, 2003, 1pm PDT
By using the Internet, local police departments are able to communicate with the community much more effectively.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 5, 2003, 10am PDT
Late on a Friday evening, the Bush administration quietly announced a fundamental reversal of four decades of federal wilderness policy.
The New York Times
May 5, 2003, 7am PDT
Rio de Janeiro signed a contract last week to build a Guggenheim museum. But the urban revival plan is assailed.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 5, 2003, 6am PDT
The destruction of the Mesopotamian Marshlands is considered one of the worst environmental disasters in history.
National Geographic
May 5, 2003, 5am PDT
Lyme disease is linked to suburban development. Rapid urban growth makes the world's cities more vulnerable to SARS and other pandemics.
May 3, 2003, 11am PDT
In a "real life version of Sim City", Sydney Australia plans its growth.
The Sydney Morning Herald
May 3, 2003, 10am PDT
Roger K. Lewis reviews the General Services Administration 2002 national design awards for federal architecture, historic preservation, interior design, engineering, graphic design and construction excellence.
The Washington Post
May 3, 2003, 7am PDT
The Reason Public Policy Institute offers four questions reporters should ask about the ALA's "State of the Air" Report.
Reason Public Policy Institute
May 3, 2003, 5am PDT
After the death of urban modernism, what kinds of city await us?
New Left Review
May 2, 2003, 1pm PDT
As government funds to support environmental R&D dry up, corporate American is finding it worthwhile to pick up the bill.
Business Week
May 1, 2003, 9am PDT
Study finds the water sources of major cities such as Los Angeles, Phoenix, and Las Vegas have been contaminated with a component of missile fuel and poses health risks to 20 million people.
Environmental Working Group