December 31, 2005, 5am PST
Manassas, Virginia, is using a zoning ordinance to redefine family, in an attempt to curb possible consequences of illegal immigration.
December 28, 2005, 1pm PST
Duany and Plater-Zyberk have designed Haymount, a "neo-traditional" town set to double the population of its county.
December 15, 2005, 8am PST
The city of Richmond, Virginia has tried everything to spark an economic revival on East Broad Street, but nothing has worked. The problem: it has refused to help the businesses already there that already call it home.
December 6, 2005, 11am PST
An academic brief examines demographics and voting patterns in the “four Virginias,” or the major socio-political sections of the state.
Metropolitan Institute At Virginia Tech
December 5, 2005, 8am PST
Location may be key to New Urbanism-inspired developments.
November 30, 2005, 10am PST
Leonard Gilroy sees two problems with Virginia's proposed growth legislation and explains why he thinks it would steer the state in the wrong direction.
November 21, 2005, 12pm PST
Companies are touting a variety of safety features to lure contracts and offices into the area.
November 18, 2005, 10am PST
Thirty years after urban renewal effort, jury rules that a city's condemnation threat constitutes temporary taking.
November 11, 2005, 11am PST
Suburban voters in Virginia concerned with transportation and growth control may have swung the election to the Democrat Gov.-elect Timothy Kaine in the governor's race.
October 13, 2005, 6am PDT
Charrette conducted by planning firm Duany Plater-Zyberk & Co. generates ideas for improving downtown.
October 2, 2005, 1pm PDT
Finding new revenue to fund the state's dire transportation needs is at the forefront of the gubernatorial race.
August 31, 2005, 1pm PDT
Enthusiast Scott Kozel has amassed a staggering amount of information on highways in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C.
July 29, 2005, 8am PDT
Residents of a quintessential edge city explain the attraction.
July 29, 2005, 7am PDT
The bid to privatize the Dulles Toll Road is the latest in a growing trend.
July 15, 2005, 6am PDT
City tax revenues may be compromised for federal courthouse.
June 22, 2005, 2pm PDT
Fairfax County, VA is considering requiring a developer to provide incentives for users not to drive at a proposed Transit Oriented Development.
June 22, 2005, 6am PDT
Defense workers near the Pentagon told legislators they would rather quit their jobs than move further out to the suburban fringe.
June 21, 2005, 5am PDT
High-Occupancy Toll Lanes, a long-time staple of California commuting, are making their way East.
June 11, 2005, 7am PDT
Is free wireless internet access a useful amenity that a city can provide, or does it only cater to "very affluent techno elites?"
May 18, 2005, 9am PDT
The large chain had planned to circumvent a local law in place for size-caps on retail stores.