District of Columbia

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
March 3, 2003, 5am PST
A daring design by landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh could transform the stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House.
The Washington Post
March 2, 2003, 11am PST
Washington D.C. Planning Director Andrew Altman has revitalized Washington D.C's Planning Dept. He explains how.
The Planning Report
February 14, 2003, 7am PST
The National Building Museum empowers urban teens through CityVision project.
The Washington Post
February 6, 2003, 12pm PST
U.S Court of Appeals Court upheld a D.C. Board of Zoning Adjustment order that required George Washington University to house 70% percent of undergraduates on campus.
The Washington Post
January 26, 2003, 11am PST
An exhibition explores the future for sustainable architecture.
The Washington Post
January 26, 2003, 7am PST
Washington Post editorial approves of architect Rafael Viñoly's plan for the extension to the Kennedy Center.
The Washington Post
January 24, 2003, 2pm PST
The popularity of urban "infill" developments demonstrates that more people would like to live, work, and shop in close proximity. But developers say financial and regulatory obstacles make "infill" projects expensive.
The Washington Post
January 23, 2003, 8am PST
International architect Rafael Viñoly has been selected to design the Kennedy Center expanstion.
The Washington Post
January 14, 2003, 9am PST
The location chosen by the Bush administration for for the new Department of Homeland Security promotes sprawl and adds to traffic congestion.
The Washington Post Writers Group
January 14, 2003, 7am PST
D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams wants to increase the District's population by 100,000 over the next decade.
The Washington Post
January 13, 2003, 6am PST
According to traffic engineers, chronic backups are caused by drivers.
The Washington Post
January 9, 2003, 12pm PST
Preservation magazine editors selected the year's top events in historic preservation.
Preservation Online
January 7, 2003, 9am PST
As director of the D.C. Office of Planning, city planner Andrew Altman is very influential in reshaping the area.
The Washington Post
January 4, 2003, 5am PST
Mayor Anthony A. Williams plans to announce initiatives to make Washington D.C. more attractive for new residents.
The Washington Post