A new website offers communities practical advice on energy efficiency, transportation alternatives and more.
Two great global cities went head-to-head in a battle of words over which one is the best.
The rise and fall of the South, as staged in the backyard of West St. Paul councilman Ed Hansen.
Upset with Western decadence, the government of Uzbekistan is urging its citizens to shun Valentine's in favor of Emperor Babur.
A look back at 6 years guiding one of the world’s most livable cities.
The country's conservative drift is only deepening.
After a four-year rewrite process, the District of Columbia's proposed new zoning harkens back to before the 1950s.
New census figures show population dominance moving away from the east.
Plus, Tucson kills its Mexican American Studies program to comply with state law; Gulfport, Mississippi, clears out lawn couches; a meat thief is banned in Britain.
Neighborhood has been seeking incorporation for decades, but is turned down over financial concerns.
New numbers from the Urban Institute require some context.
Georgia says it’ll let Chattanooga have a piece of its air economy in exchange for water.
America's mayors have joined up to battle criminal-gun trafficking... and to make entertaining football commercials, apparently.
In an increasingly globalized world, Occupy Wall Street reinforced the primacy of place.
How America's oil and gas capitol came to design a park at the forefront of green public space.
To help citizens better understand the budget process, Calgary's mayor let them craft it themselves.
Also, Bogota outlaws public handguns; L.A. says no to beach football; a palm-reading aptitude test is no longer acceptable in China; and Hoboken bans Snookie.
A new report finds growing urban and minority populations that will affect redistricting and reapportionment in the Mountain West.