December 31, 2003, 2pm PST
Israel has over 10,000 pages of building regulations, construction standards and building guidelines-- often with contradictions between the laws and the regulations.
December 26, 2003, 3pm PST
How a mall near Charlotte, North Carolina symbolizes a continual problem of urban development.
December 24, 2003, 7am PST
Ocean Springs, MS faces problems as the attorney general is set out to show that the collection of municipal impact fees on new development is illegal.
October 31, 2003, 2pm PST
What made the train late and left evening commuters in NYC feeling pooped.
January 10, 2003, 12pm PST
A lifelong railroader wants to provide a private passenger rail service. It could be the nation's first privately owned commuter railroad in decades.
New Jersey Record & Herald News
December 19, 2002, 2pm PST
Ventura County, California, Board of Supervisors approves first tract map for conversial project.
California Planning and Development Report
June 20, 2002, 11am PDT
This editorial looks at myriad planning problems in San Diego, such as chronic traffic and endless sprawl.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
May 14, 2002, 9am PDT
A divided Supreme Court upheld a Los Angeles zoning ordinance that bars operation of more than one adult entertainment business at a single location.
January 13, 2002, 11am PST
Supermarkets are finding that good urban design equates to more business.
November 21, 2001, 10am PST
A Sierra Club reportgave the Bay Area a C-minus grade for its efforts to reducesmog through public transit spending. The report found thatresidents of the nine-county Bay Area created as muchpollution per person as did residents of perennially smo