Smart growth policies are important, but they're not enough.
David Heatwole was sick of looking at an empty pedestal in Martinsburg's town square. So he turned to Craigslist for inspiration.
The former factory is the city's most iconic artists' residence, and a new book will explore its untold history.
Bubble-blowers gather in St. Petersburg.
A focus on placemaking can drive the green movement.
They are bland, they cost too much and they don't do anything.
These Brutalist benches will make you feel like you're sitting around a fire.
A sampling of some of the most vibrant, colorful signs.
The world record holder is hotly contested.
Tips on street portraits from New York's resident photographer.
Cities need higher densities, but they also need green space.
For several years now, the U.S. military has been trying to replicate Afghan and Iraqi towns on U.S. soil to prepare soldiers to go there.
You'd think the national champion chess team at Intermediate School 318 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, wouldn't have to worry about their program's continued funding. But you'd be wrong.
The winter swim club of Krasnoyarsk gets in one last hurrah before the spring comes.
The city embarks on an ambitious plan for an urban forest, with free food for all.
The city's famous marketing success highlights its primary appeal.
A university in Munich installed two four-story slides in their student center.
The annual Baconfest Chicago has taken off, and others may soon follow suit.
The Casoria Contemporary Art Museum in Naples has decided to protest the government's austerity measures... with FIRE.