America's metro areas generate 80 percent of the country's GDP. But so far, that economic reality has not generated a proportional amount of political clout.
U.S. cities in the South have their own set of challenges to face in going green. But Atlanta, for one, is trying.
20 years since Camden Yards opened in Baltimore, a look back on the stadium design that's emerged since.
To Antony Wood's mind, the future of cities is vertical, replete with super-tall buildings, rooftop parks and, yes, lots of skybridges.
Census figures show widespread increases in the square mileage of urbanized areas in the U.S.
The sheer scale of America's busiest airport can hardly be appreciated in your average layover.
A new model for "self-equalizing" bus routes may reduce wait time and increase reliability.
Forget the Republican presidential primary. Tuesday's elections also lifted blue laws across a large swath of the Peach State.
By embracing a new "health impact assessment" tool, Atlanta makes sure its major redevelopment will lead to healthier lives.
Across the country, newspapers are cutting their editorial boards. Here's what we lose when they disappear.
Zipcar ranks U.S. cities on innovation, sustainability, and creativity.
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