February 3, 2005, 9am PST
Can a detention center peacefully coexist with neighbors?
December 3, 2004, 7am PST
An architectural consultant outlines the city's need to connect its historical treasures.
February 5, 2004, 5am PST
In Philadelphia, the sale of downtown green space to developers has some apprehensive at the rate of urbanization. [Link corrected.]
December 28, 2003, 11am PST
A review of the best green techniques for the urban environment.
October 24, 2003, 11am PDT
With the rise of ugly awnings and boring boxes, our streets need creative signage now more than ever.
June 29, 2003, 5am PDT
A commuter enumerates 9 reasons why she loves taking the trolley to work.
May 10, 2003, 7am PDT
Four examples of the impact of historic preservation on economic development.
October 12, 2002, 11am PDT
Philadelphia's Neighborhood Transformation Program advocates the demolition of vacant buildings, whether they are historic or not.
January 11, 2002, 8am PST
Kimmel Center officials haven’t taken even the simplest steps to promote public transit to visitors.
January 10, 2002, 6am PST
Lack of regional planning in Philadelphia promotes both sprawl and decay, according to the Metropolitan Philadelphia Policy Center's Flight or Fight report.
November 30, 2001, 8am PST
More than 20 U.S. cities have revived streetcar service and the competition for federal funds is fierce. Philadelphia has an edge over most other cities...
September 23, 2001, 6am PDT
What happens when a big-time developer has big plans for a thriving artists' community?