Cities are inundated by charity canvassers right about now. So we thought we'd stop and ask them a few questions.
Public sector transit unions are a potent force in setting transit agendas in American cities – more so than in Europe and Asia.
Commence fainting... now.
Last week's massive storm left a million people without power around Washington. Here's what it looked like at the height of darkness.
Traditional taxicab drivers are in trouble and they don't even know it yet.
Voodoo, skulls, tattooed skin and more oddities from cities around the world.
After yet another days-long mass power outage, it's naturally time to have the same argument all over again.
A new book argues that locavores are terrible for the environment, the economy and global food security.
Your waste goes on a magical journey from becoming "mixed liquor" to "sludge cakes," as this photographic tour of Arlington County, Virginia's newly renovated wastewater plant reveals.
Turning urban infrastructure into de facto cooling equipment.
Scenes of damage, after the derecho.
Why where we live determines how we date.
Members of Congress who spent much of this year fighting over transportation funding should remember they have the sweetest transit system around.
Ideas for rules that balance a building’s historic character with the need for green energy.
No, we have not reached the end of segregation. Something much more complicated is going on.
Thousands of new units are set to open in 2013. Will that bring rents down?
The convention center market is over-saturated, but the race to keep building them bigger and better hasn't slowed.
There are many more apartment buildings, for one thing.
The hits just keep on coming for the District of Columbia's elected leaders.