The economic recovery remains uneven according to a Brookings Metro Monitor report released today.
An Australian-based architect with a China-heavy portfolio talks about the differences in building trends between the two countries.
Sure, the sticks have Sasquatch and the Jackalope. But what creepy cryptids lurk in thriving American cities?
A debate over what color to paint a town landmark.
To Antony Wood's mind, the future of cities is vertical, replete with super-tall buildings, rooftop parks and, yes, lots of skybridges.
Five charts can explain what the diabetes epidemic has to do with our current urban planning.
A photographer layers history over buildings that no longer remain.
Artist Steve Wilkin sketches those who ride the 7:38 train in a free newspaper.
Census figures show widespread increases in the square mileage of urbanized areas in the U.S.
The city's affordability and edgy culture is helping turn it into a world-class high-tech center.
Londoners may be watching their city’s security takeover anxiously, but they can't seem to turn away.
Many systems end up with more books and longer hours. Why then, does library privatization make so many so uncomfortable?
A blogger gets creative in his opposition to proposed casino parking.
The whimsical plastic people-mover, a blend of monorail and recumbent bicycle, was a big enough idea to attract an investment by Google. So where is it now?
The city's downtown redevelopment may be receiving plaudits, but there's still more work to be done.
The failure of San Francisco's "TacoCopter" is just one example of how we are failing at creating a functional, robotic delivery boy.
The city gets gussied up for the Pope.
Why Denver's Coors Field succeeded while Phoenix's Chase Field was a bust.
A university in Washington, D.C., is developing a model for how urban spaces can better serve the deaf or hard of hearing.