Seen by many as an urban-planning boondoggle, there's a cultured side to the city's humble light rail system.
But there are doubts about whether it will inspire other U.S. cities to follow suit.
Democrats are much more optimistic than Republicans that every infrastructure investment can help ease congestion—even roads.
The East River Skyway aims to alleviate transit congestion along the Brooklyn waterfront by taking commuters off the grid.
BART cars are about to get their first real overhaul since the system launched in 1972.
Public hatred of biking culture is actually a natural part of its evolution into the mainstream.
Public safety reminders in the form of cute rhyming couplets.
New research concludes that an active commute may be as important to well-being as marriage or a pay raise.
A Brazilian project asks frustrated bus riders to take matters into their own hands.
The 11th Street Bridge Park proposal aims to truly connect parts of the city divided by more than just a river.
A closer look at what's been called "one of the transportation safety field's greatest success stories."
The humble traffic signal is gaining some new responsibilities.
It may sound obvious, but it's a big problem in cities across the country.
We should investigate the many ways hackers could disrupt self-driving cars before we begin deploying them.
More cities are trying to make crossing the street less deadly by handing out low-tech flags. But does this just make walkers seem weird?
In every urban demographic group in our State of City poll, the majority commuted by car.
Navigation apps are transforming the way we experience urban environments, for better and for worse.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.