Headquartered in a small depot beneath the Williamsburg Bridge, the crew is responsible for overseeing 6,000 miles of road.
Restoring or creating wetlands that last is no small feat.
An artist's impossible city borrows landmarks from eight major cities, including New York, Chicago, London, Shanghai, and Taipei.
The documentary takes aim at developers and city officials who smilingly insist that "change is good."
A look at which major U.S. cities have the most fatal car crashes per capita.
Incredible footage from the 1920s shows New York's traffic has always been a problem (especially when you're rushing to put out a fire).
Residents worry the photos will hurt property values. But the site could raise the kind of awareness the "forgotten borough" will need as it rebuilds.
Christopher Moloney photographs screen-grabbed movie stills against the city landscape.
With an end-of-year expansion, it is now the world's longest subway system.
The buildings (and controversies) that will define this year.
An artist chronicles the neighborhood's best sweet shops.
As cities prepare for climate change in earnest, the importance of community connections cannot be overstated.
Grab tight your freedoms, America: The country's collective legislatures are unleashing a torrent of new regulations.
Some say it's a security measure — but others think it's a matter of money.
In the aftermath of Sandy, New Yorkers suddenly remembered that many of the city's housing projects are placed along the water.
Weighing jobs vs. climate change in New York's hardest hit borough.
Property values have soared in some neighborhoods. But other parts of the borough have been largely excluded from the boom.
We'll take a cup of kindness yet, for Auld Lang Syne.
The percentage of accidents involving alcohol varies widely by city.