The closure of the Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C. presents a big piece of property and a big opportunity for the District.
Sep 2, 2011 NPR
Congress is likely to stop funding Save America's Treasures, a project that had contributed hundreds of millions of dollars for historic preservation efforts.
Sep 2, 2011 The Art Newspaper
More and more businesses in suburban Detroit are packing up an moving into the center of the city.
Sep 2, 2011 The Detroit News
Changes to the planning system in England have locals and environmental groups up in arms.
Sep 1, 2011 Guardian
As the city of Los Angeles considers a plan to allow construction of a football stadium downtown, some have called into question the economic projections of developers.
Sep 1, 2011 Los Angeles Times
Pollution is threatening the structural integrity of the Taj Mahal, prompting local officials to scramble for ways to preserve the historic site.
Sep 1, 2011 Smithsonian
Transit officials in San Francisco are considering a plan to allow transit riders to board through all doors of buses in an attempt to cut delays.
Sep 1, 2011 San Francisco Chronicle
The amount of urban background noise is affecting the songs that birds sing to attract mates.
Sep 1, 2011 Discovery
Urban infill housing is becoming a major part of business for large homebuilders, even those building modular homes.
Aug 31, 2011 Builder
As millions of rural poor move into Chinese cities, the country's legal residency system is making life difficult for the illegal rural migrants.
Aug 31, 2011 The New York Times