United States

September 15, 2003, 6am PDT
International successes of downtown cultural institutions have New Yorkers thinking artistically about ground zero's redevelopment.
The New York Times
September 15, 2003, 5am PDT
A quick reference to current statistics on the manufactured housing industry, including information on geographic distribution, owners vs. renters and average sales price.
Yahoo! Newswire
September 14, 2003, 11am PDT
An analysis of census data reveals that a wide economic gulf exists between 'city-dwelling Asian ethnic groups and their suburban counterparts.'
The Chicago Tribune
September 14, 2003, 9am PDT
Are hybrid vehicles a good transportation alternative? A no-holds-barred online discussion.
September 14, 2003, 7am PDT
James Howard Kunstler evaluates how the sociology of American communities leads to obesity and depression.
Orion Online
September 13, 2003, 5am PDT
Forget trailer parks as bland low-rent subdivisions. New designs are making prefabricated housing hip.
September 12, 2003, 2pm PDT
When someone tells you to go to Hell, it apparently means Michigan.
The Morning Call
September 12, 2003, 1pm PDT
Housing development naming is much more an art than a science.
Housing Zone
September 12, 2003, 11am PDT
Smart growth lowers consumer location costs for housing and transportation, a ULI analysis shows.
Urban Land Institute
September 12, 2003, 10am PDT
The Shaw Ecovillage Project applies traditional ecovillage principles to an underserved urban neighborhood.
September 12, 2003, 8am PDT
When the lights went out during the Blackout of 2003 in Detroit, the Midtown neighborhood sprang to life with creativity, conversation and children singing.
New Colonist
September 12, 2003, 7am PDT
Old-Style ballparks, fronting on urban streets, spur in-city living.
New Urban News
September 12, 2003, 6am PDT
'Decent and modest' housing is out of reach for millions of Americans. Massachusetts tops the list of least affordable states; San Jose, CA tops the list of least affordable MSA's.
National Low Income Housing Coalition
September 12, 2003, 5am PDT
When it comes to choosing between mass transit and the personal automobile, the vast majority of Americans vote clearly -- with their feet on the gas pedal.
Reason Public Policy Institute
September 11, 2003, 1pm PDT
Newsweek offers an insightful perspective into how memorials have changed over the last century.
September 11, 2003, 12pm PDT
Musician/Artist Ani DiFranco and manager Scot Fisher work to save a landmark.
September 11, 2003, 8am PDT
New technology holds the promise of a breakthrough environment-friendly fuel. Or it could be a red herring.
National Geographic
September 10, 2003, 11am PDT
San Francisco and Vancouver are remarkably similar. But while San Francisco has retained its neighborhood character, it has become a jewel that few can afford.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 10, 2003, 10am PDT
Blackouts, obesity, heart disesase, diabetes, asthma, depression, drug abuse, poverty, crime, substandard schooling -- sprawl is being demonized for all of society's ills.
Mackinac Center For Public Policy
September 10, 2003, 8am PDT
Readers participate in an online dicussion with publicy policy expert Joel Kotkin about his recent article on the rise of the "second-tier" cities.
The Washington Post