Activists are mounting their latest—and likely doomed—push to grant residents of the nation's capital more voice in their government.
When (not if) the zombie apocalypse is upon us, these posters can guide you to safety.
A haunting photo exhibit shows the steps people are taking to adapt to the angry ocean.
Unlike most new lines in U.S. cities, the Center City Connector would operate in its own exclusive lane.
The most important lesson from our State of the City poll may be how much urban, suburban, and rural Americans are concerned about the same things.
"Disobey and grasp your destiny" is the rallying cry as protesters settle in for a week of action to demand voting rights in their semi-autonomous nation.
In a weird twist, the swarm itself resembles a huge butterfly.
A new report outlines drivers and patterns of residential segregation—and why they are so hard to break.
It was the second fatal bike-pedestrian crash in the city in just two months.
NYC climate-change protests continue today, with activists now occupying Wall Street to draw attention to its role in the crisis.
We hear a lot about why people leave their communities—but only about one in ten Americans moves per year.
A Pittsburgh-area artist commemorates the derelict house next door, starting with a coat of paint.
When public street art gets co-opted for corporate gain, artists have little recourse.
Closing the support-usage gap will be key to a strong public transportation future.
It took illustrator Jenni Sparks three months to finish this secret-laden cartography.
Much of this worrisome heat is coming from the oceans.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Eigg's main grid is powered mostly by wind, water, and sun.
A committed Global Parliament of Mayors could mean magic for cities and nations alike.