District of Columbia

August 21, 2001, 6am PDT
Ugly contruction sites are blocking off sidewalks; this is "irritating, costly, dangerous, stupid and contrary to...common-sense."
The Washington Post
August 21, 2001, 5am PDT
The task of saving the Old Post Office is left unfinished.
The Washington Post
August 20, 2001, 9am PDT
Ugly temporary structures last a long time.
The Washington Post
August 20, 2001, 8am PDT
An ugly "concrete necklace" surrounds the Washington monument.
The Washington Post
August 14, 2001, 1pm PDT
The project to revitalize 80 miles of Route 1 across five counties in the Washington area could costs hundreds of millions of dollars. But there is no consensus on a common vision.
The Washington Post
August 11, 2001, 11am PDT
The proposal to build a tunnel under the Pennsylvania Avenue near the White House should be abandoned argues Roger K. Lewis, and presents aesthetic and practical reasons against building tunnels in the middle of cities.
The Washington Post
August 5, 2001, 6am PDT
How did Mayfield resolve the differences between residents views on historic preservation?
The Washington Post
August 4, 2001, 8am PDT
CNN fn's Market Call interviews ULI President Richard Rosan on federal housing policy.
July 28, 2001, 6am PDT
A proposal to build a tunnel near the White House aims to address security concerns and traffic issues.
The Washington Post
July 18, 2001, 5am PDT
The challenges of preserving Alban Towers, a 1929 building historically significant for its architecture.
The Washington Post
July 17, 2001, 1pm PDT
Landscape architect John G. Parsons of the National Park Service is in charge of protecting the Washington Mall.
The New York Times
July 14, 2001, 9am PDT
An overview of the controversy over the construction of a World War II memorial in Washington D.C.
The Kansas City Star
July 9, 2001, 5am PDT
Rapid increase in the number of sport-utility vehicles (SUV) is causing an increase in air pollution in the Washington D.C. area.
The Washington Post
July 5, 2001, 8am PDT
Washington Post columnist Gene Weingarten is accepting nominations for the "Armpit of America."
The Washington Post
July 4, 2001, 7am PDT
An attorney provides an insider's look at the Supreme Court case that dramatically alters government's ability to regulate land use.
Wall St. Journal
June 28, 2001, 1pm PDT
Commentators from The Washington Post and New Republic debate racism as part of Washington D.C.'s gentrification.
New Rules Project
June 28, 2001, 9am PDT
In a surprising move, Fairfax County officials are opposing a high-profile mini-city proposed by Andres Duany in Tyson's Corner.
The Washington Post
June 27, 2001, 5am PDT
Newcomers to Washington D.C. must decide whether they want to endure a long commute from a home in the suburbs, or live in the urban core and give up the dream of owning a home.
The Washington Post
June 25, 2001, 8am PDT
Andres Duany is hired to build a new-urbanist mini-city in Tyson's Corner. Not everyone believes in the concept, however.
The Washington Post
June 24, 2001, 10am PDT
A Maryland architecture professor argues that roads, not just public transit, are necessary for a successful TOD.
The Washington Post