The mayor of Gary is determined to stop a tide of vacant, neglected buildings in her post-industrial city. Data-rich parcel mapping is the first step.
Carol M. Highsmith is out to create a comprehensive visual record of the U.S.—and she's donating it all.
One classic memo even scores various routes on "presidential risk of blame for killing RR passenger service."
The Heatonist store will offer 150 varieties of fiery goodness.
The open-source, citizen-driven mapmaking tool has democratized the insular world of cartography.
One San Francisco mayoral candidate is making "Yes in My Back Yard" her mission statement.
The country's political climate led to the switch from a mandatory census form to voluntary one. It's been a disaster for policymakers.
It's all about visibility: If one of the most famous monuments in the world can use sustainable energy, why can't everything else?
The New York Public Library needs a hand with its ambitious "Google Maps of yesteryears" project.
The Knight Foundation has announced it will fund a large-scale expansion of Matt Tomasulo's 2012 "WalkRaleigh" project.
But their presence during implosions is making some people unhappy.
A major winter storm tests the lower states' snow-sculpting mettle.
Forget opponents—even supporters are debating whether the city has gone far enough in its BRT ambitions.
In the late 19th century, London nearly got a 1,200-foot steel monument to transcontinental jealousy.
The dirty fuels that cause particulate pollution are the same dirty fuels that cause global warming.
Humans are creating wonderful habitats for disease-spreading robins and sparrows.
15 years in the making, the most complete resource on L.A.'s historic built environment has just launched.
With the Nine Elms to Pimlico Bridge Competition, the U.K. capital appears well positioned for folly.
95 percent of the lake’s surface is frozen. But don't get any big ideas.