The mayor is pushing a new city law that would force retailers to keep all their cigarettes stocked out of public view
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
The Northeast Corridor is, unsurprisingly, the promised land of Irish bars and restaurants.
"If ya don't see it, we don't have it."
The NYPD's aggressive policy has come under increased scrutiny in recent months.
Inside a beautiful new collection of "maps you shouldn't trust yet cannot help but fall for."
Urban explorer Moses Gates wormed his way up to the very top, far higher than where elevator service cuts off.
"Everybody's an informant."
The $9 million Bloomberg Philanthropies contest also awards innovations from Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia and Santa Monica.
Cory Bortnicker takes a humorous approach to enforcing sidewalk etiquette.
And the fungal communities are quite different from what's found in the city's parks.
A seasonal tribute to New York City.
A community bands together to call for change, but it's not clear what exactly needs to be done.
Join in as we discuss how far city governments can go to push people to protect their health.
The NYPD is replacing the term "accident" with the word "collision," a change that underscores a new approach to bike and pedestrian fatalities.
The law was set to go into effect tomorrow.
Slow commute? No problem.
Many low-income homes and apartment buildings are still dealing with significant damage.
What could you change in your community if you just knew more about it?