United States

August 21, 2003, 1pm PDT
Can US cities facing a housing crisis learn from England's post-World War II solution for housing?
The Daily Telegraph
August 21, 2003, 7am PDT
The recent blackout highlights the vulnerability of dense cities, writes Wendell Cox.
August 20, 2003, 2pm PDT
Is landscape architecture an environmental profession?
American Society Of Landscape Architects
August 20, 2003, 1pm PDT
The hotel industry has experienced an unprecedented drop in demand; but when conditions improve, they should do so with a vengeance.
Urban Land Magazine
August 20, 2003, 11am PDT
This evolving form of disaster planning focuses on the ability of a community to recover following a disaster.
August 20, 2003, 10am PDT
Residents of Lincolnshire, IL are outraged at a law that prohibits them from using storage sheds in their properties.
The Chicago Tribune
August 20, 2003, 6am PDT
This story highlights the other end of spectrum from the booomtown scenario for cities.
ABC News
August 20, 2003, 5am PDT
The Web is proving to be an oustanding platform for communication and participation around planning and design, writes Jonathan Cohen.
Architectural Record
August 19, 2003, 10am PDT
Despite conventional thought, prefab housing is a process more than an end-product.
August 19, 2003, 8am PDT
Seattle's Monorail did not Fifth Avenue - it is alive and flourishing?
The Seattle Times
August 19, 2003, 5am PDT
A new report by the National Association of Local Government EnvironmentalProfessionals includes a "Top 10" list of actions that local governments can take to promote smart growth for clean water.
August 18, 2003, 2pm PDT
Swedish furniture retailer Ikea's largest Asian store opens in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
BBC News
August 18, 2003, 12pm PDT
Maximizing choice for the individual can have a terribly negative impact on the whole.
The Guardian Unlimited
August 18, 2003, 11am PDT
20% of the homeless live in the suburbs, 41% of the homeless are families with children--and other facts you should know about the changing face of homelessness.
USA Today
August 18, 2003, 9am PDT
Pressure builds to reengineer the grid, even as the cause of the epic blackout eludes officials.
The Christian Science Monitor
August 18, 2003, 8am PDT
The nation's coastal areas are experiencing a dramatic transformation.
The Washington Post
August 18, 2003, 7am PDT
Francis Ford Coppola looks to Curitiba, Brazil as inspiration for "Megapolis" his latest film about a visionary architect who sets out to build a utopian city.
Yahoo! Newswire
August 18, 2003, 6am PDT
Is President Bush's 'Healthy Forests' intiative a sound environmental strategy or a 'smoke screen' for the logging industry? A national expert comments.
National Geographic
August 17, 2003, 1pm PDT
Bush administration plan proposing splitting up Amtrak and cutting subsidies.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
August 17, 2003, 11am PDT
Italians are divided over a $3 billion engineering project to save the historic city.