Several counties have turned to “mobility fees” that discourage highway expansion and steer development toward cities.
Ten years later, a new study shows optimism among residents in New Orleans, but also persistent divides.
Yonkers finally complies with an order to build public housing, causing a mixed response of triumph, outrage, and acceptance from residents.
David Simon’s HBO mini-series shows how disparate impact can be just as destructive as explicit racism.
Ten years after Katrina, many New Orleans residents struggle to find an affordable place to live even though the city is full of vacant properties.
Like affordable housing, it's way out of reach for most residents.
We’re looking at you, New York, San Francisco, and L.A.
Young adults aren’t driving the growth in American households, and it’s not just because they’re still living with their parents.
Mixed-use development and pedestrian-friendly downtowns are the next frontier for the Rockies.
Ten years after Katrina, a complicated culture of “experiments” continues to shape the city.
A third of Americans say they've never interacted with the people living next door.
Section 8 is supposed to help people move to areas with less poverty, but it’s worked better in some places than others.
Muckraker Steve Neavling has uncovered everything from busted rigs to broken hydrants to fragile pipes.
The tech giant’s new tool, Project Sunroof, tells you how much sun you get and how much money you could save.
The crowd of 40,000 quadrupled the expected attendance.
Journalist Lisa Belkin, whose 1999 book was adapted for the HBO series, talks about what’s changed—and what hasn’t—in Yonkers and beyond.
The HBO miniseries from The Wire creator David Simon follows an embattled city resisting efforts to build public housing.
David Simon’s HBO miniseries, premiering Sunday, looks back at a specific time and place. But the same issues are boiling over today.