November 14, 2016
Even with Donald Trump as president, the future of America belongs to the urban laboratories of democracy.
January 19, 2016
When Tameika Isaac Devine was elected to the city council in Columbia, South Carolina, the city already had a long history of programs designed to help residents’ afford homeownership through subsidized, low-interest loans.
December 21, 2015
For all the resources and attention paid to combating poverty, the whole endeavor suffers from relatively limited data.
December 14, 2015
As United Nations officials worked towards a compromise on the fight against global climate change, cities and regions representing nearly one-fifth of the world’s population took the chance to announce their own accord.
December 11, 2015
What if people who live near transit stations drive less and own fewer cars for reasons that have nothing to do with the transit stations?
December 7, 2015
What will the cities of tomorrow be like? Today's innovations offer clues.
November 24, 2015
A new study indicates that moving people into better public housing might result in reduced depressive symptoms, economic disadvantage, perceived community violence, and social disorder.
November 18, 2015
An interview with Vicki Estrada, a California-based urban designer whose firm often works with local governments.
October 26, 2015
Urban planners are noticing a cultural gap between bike advocates and others who bike.