Small improvements in roof and road reflectivity are estimated to help create big reductions in carbon emissions.
The spread-out city will implement a privately-funded, 4,000-bike system later this year.
An advocacy group is growing as the city prepares to pay more attention to its walkers.
The southeast Asian country has become a hotbed of road deaths.
Using augmented reality, people can see how proposed projects could benefit or burden their neighborhood.
A new book takes a thorough look at how urban planning has shaped the Southern California posterchild for sprawl.
Growing food and community in the narrow strip between the sidewalk and the street.
A UCLA class is trying to apply a strict building standard to an entire community.
Tennessee reaps a $638 million yearly benefit from its urban trees – and an $80 billion loss if they disappeared.
The United Nations projects a huge global urban population boom by 2050, but in some places more than others.
The latest study finds some links between crime and Section 8 housing in Chicago and Atlanta.
Presidents and prime ministers love to point at tiny models of cities.
A controversial proposal seeks to help revive Southern California's troubled Salton Sea.
If you can't avoid a car commute, maybe you can slightly change what time you do it.
The touring project will revert to an earlier site after concerns over gentrification came to a boil.
Themed real estate developments have spread urban mimicry all over the world. But why do we want these places?
Local government sites increasingly embrace social networking, but is it working?
With new water-conscious projects, Burbank is becoming a model of water reuse.
After a boom, demand for multi-family housing will settle, according to forecast.