The creators of WeShelter “don’t want people to stop at tapping the button.”
It envisions a connected, low-stress cycling network.
Welcome to the Brooklyn e-waste warehouse of the Lower East Side Ecology Center.
A new study finds that one in 10 drivers do it.
This is what it looks like when bikes are treated the way cars are.
Cities must take measures to protect their young residents from air pollution—now.
A new visualization, based on NYPD numbers, shows just how hazardous the city is for pedestrians.
A design solution known as the “floating” bus stop is gaining attention in U.S. cities.
An addictive new interactive project marries a vast array of archival photos with a detailed map of the city.
For one thing: narrow, European-style streets.
The interactive project OUTgoing aims to map the history of New York City’s queer bars.
In an intriguing deal with the city of New York, the company MOVE Systems will provide environmentally friendly food carts to vendors, rent free.
“We looked at the entire range of possibilities, and this just made so much sense.”
New York's Vision Zero program targets reckless driving with a pair of jarring new public service campaigns.
New recommendations for building accessible systems suggest more stations in low-income neighborhoods—and more density in general.
An illuminating new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York focuses on the legacy of historic preservation.
"It may be crazy to swim in the canal," says Christopher Swain. "But what's crazier is that the Gowanus Canal is so messed up."
The AARP's new “livability index” grades communities on seven resource areas that aging Americans will need.
Advocates say the latest numbers are encouraging, but the city could still be doing more.