In a field dominated by men, Jacobs broke through with groundbreaking, decidedly female ideas about how cities should work
An artist analyzes the geography of New York Craigslist personal ads
Why tolerant, happy places provide the best places to eat
A new analysis shows downtown cores are gaining population, but the numbers are still up for debate
Why the world's most popular tweeters are clustered in a handful of American cities—and Brazil
A sweeping new proposal by Mayor Bloomberg would expand cab coverage beyond Manhattan. So why hasn't it gone anywhere?
Blame pricier consultant fees, high labor costs and age
Abuse of transit workers by passengers is rising in many cities - do service cuts and fare hikes play a factor?
Sociologist Saskia Sassen on the way the movement is taking over the streets
U.S. ranks second to last in new survey of which metros offer online access
By mixing fresh design with a variety of uses, these spaces represent the future of city parks
Which chains are expanding, and which have the most stores?
A new generation of apps make life easier for urban planners and urban dwellers
10 roads whose days cutting through cities are nearly numbered
Original New York City Housing Authority posters pitch the projects as the 'solution to infant mortality'
Four landscape architects challenge U.S. cities to stop copying the High Line and start looking for place-based opportunities
Stream Las Vegas weddings, construction in Iran, or one of the longest DMV lines in the country
What America's first-generation railroad system says about its next one
The richest Americans are gathered in a handful of metropolitan areas