March 24, 2011, 12pm PDT
A lawmaker in New York has introduced a plan to ban cars from Central Park and Prospect Park.
September 26, 2010, 9am PDT
Authorities in Los Angeles are working on a grand plan to unify the city's core with a new Downtown Civic Park Project.
August 28, 2009, 2pm PDT
A new report claims that Central Park in New York added $1 billion to the economy in 2007, and the new High Line park added $4 billion in new real estate developments.
July 22, 2009, 10am PDT
The Manhattan Airport Foundation is lobbying to turn Central Park (yes, that Central Park) into an airport. The web is a twitter, and the MAF's elaborate designs are very funny. Aren't they? They're not really serious?
October 13, 2008, 8am PDT
New York's Central Park was recently named to the APA's list of the country's 10 best public spaces. Sewell Chan wonders if the designation will really mean anything new for the park.
July 16, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>New Orleans officials say they have enough grants and private funds to move forward on a "Great Lawn" park for the city, functioning as a gathering place and a link to other attractions.</p>
New Orleans Times-Picayune
June 21, 2008, 9am PDT
<p>This commentary from the <em>Los Angeles Times</em> calls for creation of a central park for the city, made by putting a "cap" over a section of freeway.</p>