November 30, 2003, 5am PST
Local cities and states see rising property values as a way to cut budget gaps by increasing developer fees.
November 29, 2003, 11am PST
A non-profit organization, CASA (Centro de Ayuda Solidaria a los Amigos) Latina was developed around the daily gathering of Hispanic day laborers on Seattle's Western Ave. CASA aims to organize, galvanize, and protect the rights of Latino
November 29, 2003, 9am PST
The annual 'Red List' catalogues species threatened by extinction and the latest version includes more than 12,000 entries.
November 27, 2003, 1pm PST
Students and faculty of Ewha Womans' University in Seoul protest the designation of a 'beauty zone' in their vicinity.
November 27, 2003, 11am PST
New legislation is intended to avoid repeat of moraine housing fiasco.
Ontario Ministry Of Municipal Affairs
November 27, 2003, 9am PST
Some consider the housing conditions and backlog in Pakistan to be the worst in the world.
November 27, 2003, 5am PST
Concerns about the local costs of over-55s moving to Australian beachside locations.
The Sydney Morning Herald
November 26, 2003, 10am PST
The legislation (H.R. 6) is 1700 pages of giveaways and contempt for the American people -- their health, safety and pocketbooks says Ralph Nader.
November 26, 2003, 9am PST
What planners can learn from engineers who study buildings in order 'to keep disasters from becoming economic catastrophes.'
U.S. News And World Report
November 25, 2003, 9am PST
Planners and public health officials ought to work together to design walkable neighborhoods.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 25, 2003, 8am PST
Adam Werbach strips away the Bush administration's rhetoric to expose the "wholesale giveaway" of the nation's natural riches to large corporations.
November 25, 2003, 7am PST
The Los Angeles Times begins a three-part, hard-hitting look at the devastating effects of Wal-Mart's quest for the ultimate low price.
November 25, 2003, 5am PST
A new exhibit explores impressionist-inspired takes on "the new modern urban reality."
November 24, 2003, 2pm PST
Public housing residents are being forced to do community service -– but what makes them different from other recipients of federal subsidies?
November 24, 2003, 12pm PST
An Australian columnist discusses the unfair disparities in home values Down Under.
The Sydney Morning Herald
November 24, 2003, 11am PST
The impending death of a high profile resident foregrounds the dangers of klongs, canals that function both as sewers and as transportation in Bangkok.
November 24, 2003, 5am PST
Does the new report by Good Jobs First about smart growth resulting in better jobs also confirm that smart growth raises housing prices?
November 22, 2003, 1pm PST
Now six months into its congestion pricing experiment, Transport for London issues its report on Congestion Charging.
November 22, 2003, 11am PST
By using 'megacolumns' Taipei's new megatower will top out at 101 stories (508 meters).
November 22, 2003, 9am PST
The UK government needs to develop a single national technical platform for congestion charging and toll plans.