Calling all swimmers! Here's how to coexist with our gelatinous friends.
A new exhibit at the AIA New York Center for Architecture examines the changing function of parks and other open urban centers.
At the top of the list: Get people on board with annual fare increases.
Street photographer Dougie Wallace embedded himself in the lewd, bloody bashes of England's worst bachelor-party destination.
The Municipal Art Society has created a resource to alert residents to neighborhood building plans they'd otherwise never get to weigh in on.
After the housing-market crash, droves of people want to rent. But construction of new units hasn't kept up with demand.
A round-up of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
How do they measure distance markers? It's complicated.
8 of the worst water-wasting habits that you can start changing today.
Normally buzzing Buenos Aires ground to a halt Wednesday to watch Argentina compete in the World Cup.
With funding arriving on a block-by-block basis, everyone is eager to see if bringing cars back to Main Street will finally make a difference.
As more residents leave isolated rural areas and their associated risks, the country's disturbingly high number of such tragedies seems to be leveling off.
Mapping when temperatures hit the max all over the U.S.
When a simple "ding" is not enough.
In the modern city, criminality meets multimodality.
A new firehouse clinic in California shows how an abundant but under-used public resource—fire stations—can be made even more useful for a community.
And other civics lessons from Reykjavík's unconventional former mayor.
The technology craze of the 1890s meant fashion freedom and transportation independence.
The limits to how tall and thin towers can be has more to do with markets than engineers.