New York

Fentress Architects

9 Beautiful New Airport Terminals

If great design cured air travel woes, these airports would be set

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New York Officials Seek Investors for 'Low Line'

In a video, the MTA invites developers to build an underground park

ITO

Mapping Traffic Fatalities Across the Country

A new interactive map shows where drivers, bikers and pedestrians were killed 

SandVault Group

Bike Helmet Sharing Without the Cooties

How bike share programs can provide clean helmets for everyone 

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Explaining a City in a Single Word or Phrase

In The Spirit of Cities, author Daniel A. Bell tries to capture a city's essence, in brief

New York City DOT

Curbside Haikus

New York unveils creative signs aimed at pedestrian safety

Andrea Bowers & Olga Koumoundouros

The Most Artistic Cities in America

Some smaller neighborhoods maintain surprisingly vibrant artistic communities

Chart of the Day: New York Housing Price Dip

The value of a home in Queens fell the most

Andrew R. Palewski

The Trouble With Church Preservation

When a religious group wants to sell off its house of worship but historians want to save it, who should decide? 

Infinite Manhattan

Imagining New York's street grid applied to the entire world

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Thanksgiving Boom Towns

Which cities will get the most visitors this holiday weekend?

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The 10 Least Reliable Roads in the United States

A new report ranks the corridors that are most susceptible to sudden traffic jams

Reuters

The Occupy Movement and the New Public Space

It's time to have a serious debate about what we really want from our public spaces

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6 Successful Crowdfunded Public Art Projects

With funding for the arts at an all-time low, these projects still managed to get off the ground thanks to websites like Kickstarter

Reuters

Your City is Full of Bees

New York City's newly discovered bee and what it taught me about nature in the most urban of places

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A Visual History of Manhattan's Grid

A new exhibition examines the master plan that made New York what it is today

Reuters

Start-Up New York?

New York City is well positioned to overtake Silicon Valley as the country's tech innovation leader

Reuters

'New York is Not a City of Alleys': A Film Location Scout's Pet Peeves

Nick Carr, a New York City location scout, explains why "Ghostbusters" captured the city so well and what annoys him the most about certain directors

Reuters

Building a Better Bus Route, With No Defined Stops

The flexible-route bus concept would blend the regularity of traditional bus service with the range of a taxi