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.
Bike infrastructure is changing, raising new questions about the best design.
On sidewalk psychology.
A local journalist offers a strange diatribe against D.C.'s bikeshare program.
D.C. is booming, but families, minorities and the poor may be left out.
I grew up hating the suburbs, but now I fear I might be living in one. What does this say about me?
New data points to the economic power of walkable neighborhoods – and the high cost of living in them.