In much of the country, walking – that most basic and human method of movement, and the one most important to our health – is all but impossible.
A look at how the words we use have evolved.
A recently revitalized "pocket neighborhood" in Little Rock strengthens the area and protects the environment.
And other lessons in urbanism from the South American capital.
According to a new study, urban and developed land areas will increase 41 percent.
The National Endowment for the Arts helps towns build their "brand" and develop innovating programing.
A retrofit in suburban Lancaster, California, shows us the many benefits of street redesigns.
A new rise of suburban sprawl, getting serious about climate change and more.
The Housing Authority is using a cultural audit to redevelop the city's outdated South Lincoln Homes, not far from downtown.
A personal, eclectic list.
Can the good work of the Green Impact Zone be sustained once federal funds run out?
Public spaces decked out in the season's finest.
Cycles decked out in everything from Christmas lights to greenery.
France's Nantes has a powerful plan to cut carbon, eliminate cars, and redevelop the city's heart.
With car ownership falling, taxis are more important than ever.
These maps track the movement of transit vehicles in various cities over the course of 24 hours.
The agency has an impressive record of supporting smarter community planning.
In Walkable City, Jeff Speck lays out ideas for making communities more hospitable to walkers.
A food store in Vermont, rezoning in Portsmouth, and five other neat efforts.