District of Columbia

September 22, 2004, 10am PDT
A review of the new museum on the Washington Mall and a profile of the architect who designed it.
The Seattle Times
September 13, 2004, 2pm PDT
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments launches a website to educate residents about smart growth. It includes a video and list of frequently asked questions about smart growth.
The Washington Post
August 23, 2004, 7am PDT
Andy Altman, planning director for Washington D.C., is the 'most sought-after planner in the country.'
Washington Business Journal
August 18, 2004, 10am PDT
Washington D.C's economic boom does not benefit poor.
The Washington Post
August 8, 2004, 7am PDT
The official economic development policy in many Washington, D.C. suburbs is to attract new jobs -- but not allow enough housing for all the workers.
The Washington Post
August 2, 2004, 1pm PDT
How does a community reinvigorate itself while preserving its rich history?
The Washington Post
July 12, 2004, 12pm PDT
Senator from Vermont introduces bill that will provide legislation to provide for Green Federal Buildings and Schools.
U.S. Senate
June 25, 2004, 10am PDT
The National World War II Memorial frames vistas, but does it articulate a message?
American Society Of Landscape Architects
June 11, 2004, 12pm PDT
Balacing ecurity and public access in post-9/11 America
The Washington Post
June 7, 2004, 2pm PDT
Finance structure challenges Washington's Metro.
The Brookings Institution
May 24, 2004, 12pm PDT
Virginia transportation officials recommend the state enter into negotiations with a private firm to build toll lanes on a 13-mile stretch of the capital beltway.
The Washington Post
May 11, 2004, 2pm PDT
Readers responde to change in direction of Washington DC subway fare policies More costs to the riders, reduced payments from the local governments
The Washington Post
May 1, 2004, 1pm PDT
World War II veterans gather to see the newest memorial on the National Mall.
Chicago Sun-Times
April 26, 2004, 2pm PDT
Transit agencies commercialize their public spaces as a means of generating revenue, often without any public oversight.
Project For Public Spaces
April 26, 2004, 9am PDT
The American Planning Association is providing daily coverage of it's national conference being held this week in Washington, D.C.
American Planning Association
April 26, 2004, 6am PDT
Architecture critic John Gallager reviews the new World War II memorial in Washington D.C.
The Detroit Free Press
April 19, 2004, 1pm PDT
Did D.C. housing officials unnecessarily condemn deteriorated apartment buildings to speed up gentrification?
The Washington Post
April 4, 2004, 1pm PDT
A new fully automated parking garage stores cars efficiently and effortlessly.
Slate
March 25, 2004, 1pm PST
President Bush and Democratic presidential hopeful Senator Kerry discuss America's affordable housing crisis.
National Low Income Housing Coalition
March 18, 2004, 10am PST
Across the nation, designers of urban parks address the growing gang problem.
The Washington Post