District of Columbia

August 9, 2003, 9am PDT
The latest in an incessant debate over the symbolic and literal use of space in the National Mall.
Boston Herald
July 14, 2003, 10am PDT
A weak economy leads to job cuts and abandoned projects for Washington D.C. Metro.
The Washington Post
July 11, 2003, 12pm PDT
This workbook series is a guide for communities seeking to create a greenprint conservation program.
The Trust for Public Land
July 10, 2003, 12pm PDT
Successful TOD strategies don't happen in this NW DC neighborhood, which is accomplished in stopping good mixed-use projects like this library proposal.
The Washington Post
July 8, 2003, 10am PDT
Residents of Tenleytown have perfected a self-defense technique to fight development and re-development proposals.
Washington City Paper
July 3, 2003, 5am PDT
The Senate should think hard about changing the tenor of the nation's environmental debate.
The Christian Science Monitor
June 30, 2003, 10am PDT
A group of researchers suggest Frank Lloyd Wright's sensitivity to Islamic culture in his 1957 Plan for Baghdad as a model for rebuilding in post-war Iraq.
The Washington Post
June 22, 2003, 7am PDT
Nearly 5000 years old, the world's oldest tree has produced offspring. A project aims to clone the nation's biggest trees for cities.
The Washington Post
June 5, 2003, 2pm PDT
Jeff Speck, is currently director of town planning for DPZ, is appointed Director of Design for the National Endowment for the Arts.
National Endowment For The Arts
May 22, 2003, 5am PDT
The National Journal offers an in-depth analysis of the growing debate over the highway bill and the road it must travel through Congress.
National Journal
May 21, 2003, 9am PDT
Often at odds with the White House on environmental policy, Whitman resigns as head of the Environmental Protection Agency.
The Los Angeles Times
May 5, 2003, 11am PDT
A Harvard University team wins ULI Hines Urban Design Competition for redesign of D.C.'s South Capitol Street Area.
Urban Land Institute
April 29, 2003, 7am PDT
A unique architectural competition shows the importance for architects collaborating with professionals for other disciplines.
The Washington Post
April 19, 2003, 5am PDT
Washington D.C. officials unveil revitalization plans aimed at generating affordable housing.
The Los Angeles Times
April 18, 2003, 12pm PDT
Focusing resources on key neighborhoods will increase the effectiveness of revitalization efforts, but the city must ensure all residents share in the benefits.
The Brookings Institution
April 13, 2003, 5am PDT
Recent traffic problems in Washington D.C. dominated a debate on homeland security in a Congressional hearing.
The Washington Post
April 10, 2003, 1pm PDT
This pro-rail article argues high speed rail corridors are at least potentially profitable but long distance trains are inevitable losers.
April 2, 2003, 10am PST
Preserving battlefields for future generations seems the least today's generation can do.
The Christian Science Monitor
March 28, 2003, 7am PST
Remembering Pat Moynihan's interest in architecture and his contributions to U.S.cities.
The Washington Post
March 27, 2003, 2pm PST
One of the nation's largest redevelopment efforts from the 1950s and 1960s is in danger of being destroyed.
The Washington Post