Reagan Ray is illustrating 100 of his favorite Austin signs—many for establishments that are no longer with us.
A research project made in response to the growing amount of civilian conflicts taking place in cities.
Their stomachs must be lined with titanium.
Shops use sleigh rides and treats to entice customers on Small Business Saturday.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
Designer Paula Zuccotti asked 62 people from around the world to record every item they touched in a single day.
Last week, officials announced they would shut down a large homeless encampment across the street from CityLab’s D.C. office. Where all those residents will end up is still unclear.
At least not if you take population growth into account.
With wi-fi freeloaders draining the bottom line, café owners try out creative approaches to get customers to stick around.
Over the last year, the majority of global investment in clean energy projects was spent in developing countries.
It’s no accident that Iowa, where the first transcontinental railroad began, is now home to a huge data-center industry.
Would body cameras have made justice speedier for Laquan McDonald? Not without new laws.
As rents soar and technology makes life onboard easier, more Londoners like me are taking up residence on the city’s canals.
A new study of high-growth firms in Greater Washington, D.C., highlights the role of community in a thriving economy.
The price is reasonable, the design is practical, and the link is one the city genuinely needs.
These elaborate mini-chapels abound on twisty highways off the mainland.
Cold, dark winter afternoons are horrible.
Some have traveled from the Great White North, others are annually unearthed from the back of a semi-truck.