Rowhouse additions offend the sensibilities of some homeowners. But when cities protect their interests, they do so at the expense of residents.
In the modern city, criminality meets multimodality.
In fact, head injuries declined about 14 percent after cities started bike-sharing programs.
There's not much riding on the Silver Line except the future of the American suburb as we know it.
And it moves to reflect the real position of the sun.
Just think of the traffic.
Cities are experimenting with different materials — from heated panels to flexible rubber — but the best replacement has yet to emerge.
Where the biggest demographic shifts are happening along the city's Green line, the buildings are changing with them.
Law enforcement plays the determining role in where and when sex workers make a living in the United States.
A start-up called Urban Engines believes data analysis and commuter lotteries can help cities reduce congestion.
In D.C., federal funding to renovate or maintain existing affordable housing units has been cut virtually in half.
Three years and $15 million later, the restored monument will be ready for visitors again this afternoon.
A 100,000-square-foot facility in D.C.'s Anacostia will produce 1 million pounds of produce a year and provide up to 25 permanent jobs.
A photo exhibit of Dan Kiley's prolific career.
The eastern part, anyway; in the West it will be hotter and drier, predict scientists.
Mapping where homes are out of reach for the median family.
Walkable suburbs and center city companies are dominating the tech scene.
Cities trying to boost ridership have a few options, but lots of room for improvement.
Frigid parts of the U.S. are warming up for a couple days, but don't get comfortable yet.