A few ideas for less competitive but still worthwhile city superlatives.
The three-wheeled, auto rickshaw should play a major role in the sustainability of Indian cities, a new report suggests.
The city council just defeated an effort to build subways out of the city. What's next?
Some public transportation systems are using classical music to deter criminals — but does it work?
An American in India, advising cities on how to avoid traffic hell.
Still want to sit in cloth-backed bus seats?
Quite possibly the world's worst photo contest.
A look at five more city-infringing freeways targeted for much-needed demolition.
Only New York City has comparatively expensive tickets for parking at an expired meter.
In Japan, groping on crowded trains is so common, young women seek refuge in cars where men aren't allowed.
A proposal to eliminate a share of the federal gas tax dedicated to public transportation would devastate urban mobility.
How the city controls its traffic system, then and now.
For those who love riding around town on what looks like a ridiculously large iPod, there is the BOXX.
A clever idea for reclaiming the suburbs from endless driving.
Cabs don't have to compete with buses and subways - they can complement them.
An artist and cartographer lays out 10,000 tweets to map cities' most popular routes.
These roadways have performed well by some traffic standards, but problems remain.
A new Stanford study says women ride transit more often than men. How can we better accommodate their needs?
Sidewalk disrepair and inaccessibility are the subject of new lawsuits against the city.