The best responses to this week's The Big Fix.
Central Connecticut State University's annual study found no correlation between the wealth of a city and its literacy rate.
A short history of snow removal in America's cities.
The Portland Loo's defense-first design has freed it from becoming a beaten-down haven for illegal activity
When it comes to allocating resources to remove snow, cities can often only guess and hope for the best
A regional organization helps old commodities industries find new niches for their products
King County, Wash., takes aim at cultivating local talent for its growing economy
A group of MIT scientists chronicles the long, sad journey of our waste
For a lot of cities, demolishing the most obvious candidates was the easy part
A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
Why cities like Green Bay win an outsize number of championships
The best - and strangest - in urban catch phrases
The end of the Tampa-Orlando high-speed rail line, the death of a pedestrian near Atlanta and other low points from the year in city travel
There's never been a better time to be an urban researcher
A new installation in Seattle encourages users to rethink how they consume music
America has more city parks, but less money to pay for them
Some U.S. cities have more top global brands than many large countries
Musician, writer, and co-creator of Portlandia Carrie Brownstein talks about what makes her city special
Seattle tests a code that would allow architects to decide how to best reduce energy waste