This green wall out of the University of Washington could bring plant life to dense urban areas where green space is hard to come by.
We’ll never make much progress by ignoring them.
American families look a lot different than they did 50 years ago. Here's how we can build the housing and transportation they need.
Massachusetts pushes diverse, dense zoning.
It’s bad enough that our suburbs look like everywhere, USA. Let’s not let that happen to our central city.
Philly Painting mobilizes the community to bring a new look to a blighted neighborhood.
There are some significant but realistic planning ideas making the rounds, with acute sensitivity to the islands’ special culture.
A city's residents understand how to make exciting streets, squares and parks. Here's how to engage them in the process.
A look at some of the country's forward-thinking projects.
This developer has done more than almost anyone else to promote green affordable housing.
The Obama administration probably won't tackle major urban policy reform, but they do have an opportunity to set our neighborhoods on a better path.
Climate change is here. Here's what cities can do to mitigate some of its worst effects.
The Catalan city is leading the way.
Photos of beautiful autumnal scenes from around the world.
Which areas have the most bikers, the most walkers, and the most public transit riders?
Meet the bungalows of New York City's Rockaway.
Parks, community schools, and other essential elements.
Sacramento will transform its decrepit lot into a new train and bus station, thousands of new homes, stores, and parks.
A low-income community in Boston taps homegrown business leaders for a brighter future.