Urban

How the Most At-Risk Cities Are Preparing for More Power Outages

East Coast cities are expected to experience more hurricanes and more blackouts in the coming years.

Some Cities May Soon Make Contractors Hire Local

Mayors say the U.S. Department of Transportation pilot program would help boost their local economies.

Removing Blight, One Block at a Time

A nonprofit founded by mayors is helping seven cities finance and organize community service projects to revitalize low-income urban neighborhoods.

The 'G' Word: A Special Series on Gentrification

Gentrification has accelerated in recent years, creating challenges for local leaders for years to come.

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