They are mostly found on the coasts, according to a new study.
This green wall out of the University of Washington could bring plant life to dense urban areas where green space is hard to come by.
The United States is not just as a single national economy but a collection of city and metro economies, and they're growing at starkly different rates.
You can dance if you want to; you can leave your friends behind.
A short documentary examines how to prevent South Lake Union from becoming another blah maze of featureless buildings.
A cities-focused look at the outcome of key state and local ballot initiatives.
A Cities guide to the very close state-level elections.
As Massachusetts governor, Romney was a believer in smart growth, climate change and mass transit. But the same man may not enter the White House, if he wins.
There aren't many left, but the ones that have hung on are winning by specializing and moving into the events business.
Unions may be dying off in the workplace. But could they make a difference on the bus?
Artist Marlin Peterson improved the Seattle Center with frighteningly realistic (and large) daddy longlegs.
Probably not, but as a recent case in Chicago shows, it might not be too helpful either.
And honestly, the city could make much better use of the space.
A crazy chart of the interconnectedness of Seattle musical acts since the 1960s is still being updated.
Sometimes embracing free speech means sharing the subway with an ad that churns your stomach.
A Congressional hearing finds progress on the NextGen system lagging but generally on track.
Let's stop talking about how to "fix the grid" and recognize what we have.
One in seven young Americans are neither working nor going to school.
Transit officials say a pilot program has helped reduce garbage inside stations, but results elsewhere have been mixed.