Mayors have direct control of 75 percent of emission sources in their cities, according to a new report.
Or, how Americans learned to legislate our NIMBY impulses.
The crimes, blunders and everyday embarrassments of our esteemed municipal leaders.
An APA poll says yes. But what do those numbers really mean?
Buffalo's aging convention center is struggling. What should become of it now?
Headlines tell of a city gripped by violent riots, but the reality is more complicated.
Scenes from Syria's Homs.
At least one massively successful city innovation, 311, suggests it can.
The dance of the "Human Theaters."
With Washington paralyzed by political dysfunction, is it time for mayors to take over?
How, if at all, can we quantify the relative complexity of a place?
Long hidden in the suburbs, a world-famous art collection gets a new home in downtown Philadelphia.
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The convention center market is over-saturated, but the race to keep building them bigger and better hasn't slowed.
Amid a contested mayoral race, deferred road maintenance costs end up front and center.
America's deepest economic and political divides are reflected in the rate of abortions across the 50 states.
The hits just keep on coming for the District of Columbia's elected leaders.
Using information to improve programs, even when money's tight.
It's surely just as well.