As the city finally hires a new chief planner, concerns about politics persist.
Designers create a "place to be seen" in Toronto.
Urban beaches offer the pleasures of the seaside without the cost of getting there.
Costumes, flags, floats and other scenes from cities.
Why Prudential thought it could save America's downtowns through its own decentralization.
A traveling exhibition imagines a minor renaissance of urban manufacturing that's greener, cleaner, and more efficient.
Rob Ford ends his quest to lose 50 pounds in a painful-looking way.
Our weekly look at the loos that matter.
The Orlando Magic's aluminum-plated garage and Duke University's green-walled parking lot are among the winners of the 2012 International Parking Institute competition.
Once seen as a civic gem, demand for a permanently enclosed stadium has dwindled.
A Toronto photographer tracked the same addresses over four decades to tell his city's changing story.
As London debuts its newest structural wonder, a tour of its counterparts around the world.
Lowering speed limits can greatly cut down on pedestrian injuries. But Rob Ford thinks one such proposal is "nuts."
A look at how different cities spent International Labor Day.
Already, 1.2 million square feet of green space have been added to the city.
As iconic as anything above ground, these subway platforms leave riders with an added sense of the city they serve.
Mysterious, simple, intimidating. These buildings define the 1960s just as much as a certain show.
In most American cities, this latest charge would probably have come in the form of a recall effort.
Most of the original arenas have been turned into surface lots, but Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens managed an impressive rebirth.