A GIF to remember the endless snow of 2014.
New research finds that businesses loathe bad traffic at the regional level, but benefit from it locally.
Street grids of necessity.
"What cops do is arrest people. If you don’t want to be arrested, you probably shouldn’t call the police."
New York in 1776, Charleston in 1780, Baltimore in 1801.
Phoenix says it has among veterans. Next it's aiming for the broader homeless population.
At last, historians have charted the great "squirrel experiments" of the 1800s, which saved the humble creature from urban extinction.
Median incomes have been growing the fastest, however, in a very different part of the country.
Los Angeles is the latest city to consider a ban on providing meals to the homeless in public.
And other eye-popping comparisons.
Major urban areas are magnets for the uninsured, and the state politicians who turned down the Medicaid expansion are not the ones who will pay to treat them.
The "stop snitching" movement meets social media.
These initatives cannot substitute for reforms that address the root causes of concentrated poverty, budget shortfalls, and failing schools.
According to a new study, the Asian population is falling rapidly; and real estate prices are sky-rocketing.
And counting all of the people (and jobs) who have supposedly moved there.
Closed for over 20 years, SEPTA's old Spring Garden station has become a "mecca" for local graffiti artists and urban explorers.
Studying the role of shadow, sound, seating and more on Philadelphia's The Porch.