October 11, 2002, 12pm PDT
After an environmental study and public input, a team of Virginia and Metro officials recommended the extension of rail to the Dulles corridor over buses.
October 9, 2002, 12pm PDT
Why do people want to visit architects' homes?
October 8, 2002, 10am PDT
A legend of modern architecture, 94-years-old Oscar Niemeyer is working on an ambitious project.
October 3, 2002, 8am PDT
Where are the urban planners with vision when you need them?
October 2, 2002, 8am PDT
Innovative ideas at architecture contest prove that using alternate energy does not have to mean altering your lifestyle.
September 28, 2002, 8am PDT
Is it the beginning of the end of the fossil-fuel era? Will the European Union lead the way?
September 26, 2002, 12pm PDT
A new "water allocation ordinance" is unheard of on the East coast, but could become a model for fast-growing communities.
September 26, 2002, 9am PDT
On her commute to work, Caroline Wellbery never sits in traffic, always finds a parking spot, and saves $400 a year on gas.
September 25, 2002, 7am PDT
The U.S. Census Bureau reports that poverty in the nation increased and income went down.
September 24, 2002, 2pm PDT
Apartment dwellers and owners of single-family homes clash over street parking.
September 20, 2002, 6am PDT
A solar house in the Virginia suburbs of D.C. lights the way for "zero-energy" development.
September 19, 2002, 8am PDT
After saturating the suburbs with stores, "big box" retailers, are moving into dense city neighborhoods.
September 18, 2002, 12pm PDT
Studies have shown that the 'historic' designation increases property values in a neighborhood. Why?
September 18, 2002, 9am PDT
The 40-year old concept of a "poverty line" is showing its age and has not kept up with social and economic changes in the nation; we need a new benchmark.
September 17, 2002, 10am PDT
Homeowners renovate their Virginia home remotely from Africa.
September 13, 2002, 2pm PDT
A 10-year, $12 billion plan announced yesterday for the D.C. Metro rail will include trolleys, light rail, and rapid bus lines.
September 13, 2002, 8am PDT
Washington's public spaces, monuments, and institutions are being damaged by security emplacements.
September 10, 2002, 9am PDT
Would you rather live in a charming place or a convenient one?
September 9, 2002, 1pm PDT
The renovation team had taken on the difficult task to repair the Pentagon and added to it an impossible deadline.
September 9, 2002, 5am PDT
A few weeks after 9-11, the renovation team promised to repair the Pentagon by Sept 11, 2002. They kept the promise. Here is the amazing story behind the achievement that many considered impossible.