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What Do the Best Infrastructure Projects Look Like?

A new ranking of international infrastructure projects leaves out some key efforts.

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What Should Become of Route 66?

The old highway could be cleaned up to promote economic vitality in rural communities.

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The Park at the Forefront of Cincinnati's Revitalization

Recently refurbished Washington Park is grounding an impressive historic preservation movement.

A Better Vision for Apple's Cupertino Campus

The company is missing a key opportunity to develop a walkable neighborhood.

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North Carolina Pretends Current Sea Level Rise Isn't Happening

The state legislature will not let officials use current estimates in their decision-making.

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How the American Military Is Fighting Climate Change

A new breed of "greenhawks" may be leading the way toward energy independence.

Taking Art to the Street, Literally

City Repair transforms streets into public spaces.

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Why Cities Are Growing Faster Than Suburbs

It's not just millennials - families and baby boomers are also leaving their suburban homes.

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How the Feds Are Building More Sustainable Cities

Already, the Partnership for Sustainable Communities has given $3.5 billion to more than 700 municipalities.

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In San Francisco, a One-Stop Shop for Building Better Streets

A new website streamlines the process for creating parklets, art installations, bike parking and more.

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Can Solar Panels and Historic Preservation Get Along?

Ideas for rules that balance a building’s historic character with the need for green energy.

Rebuilding Downtown Christchurch After a Series of Earthquakes

Striking images and video of the city in the midst of a rebirth.

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The Future of Measuring Community Sustainability

Two models explore just how much progress neighborhoods are making.

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Building a Better Bus Stop

In Paris, a glimpse at what could be.

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How Cities Can Help Fight Obesity

Some ideas for using existing infrastructure to get people outside and eating well.

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Do Americans Really Want More Planning?

An APA poll says yes. But what do those numbers really mean?

What the Arts Add to Our Communities

A short video on new projects to liven up neighborhoods across the country.

The Cost of Sprawl on Clean Water

The way we grow could have a major impact on water quality in the future.

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Could Density Actually Reduce Traffic?

Yes, according to one new study.