The number of people who work in a different city than they live is growing rapidly.
An ambitious new program would transform foreclosed homes into rentals. But will it help the cities that need it most?
Some public transportation systems are using classical music to deter criminals — but does it work?
Tree coverage is steadily shrinking in urban America, according to a new study of aerial photos.
Why some signs help you get where you're going while others get you lost.
Central Connecticut State University's annual study found no correlation between the wealth of a city and its literacy rate.
A new report suggests that retrofitting is almost always more energy efficient
A new report, based on an evaluation of Atlanta's transit system, suggests expanding into job centers and improving transfers
Photos from Moreland Avenue and other news
A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
The end of the Tampa-Orlando high-speed rail line, the death of a pedestrian near Atlanta and other low points from the year in city travel
A county outside of Atlanta develops an ambitious smart growth plan
Some U.S. cities have more top global brands than many large countries
A new analysis of gas prices in U.S. cities finds that even minor jumps in fuel costs send people to buses and rails
Some smaller neighborhoods maintain surprisingly vibrant artistic communities
A new report ranks the corridors that are most susceptible to sudden traffic jams
A cartographic comparison of Atlanta, from post-confederate reconstruction to postmodern boom-town
A growing number of cities are letting buses cruise highway shoulders to improve service
Why the world's most popular tweeters are clustered in a handful of American cities—and Brazil