The city's car-free zone, as it is currently designed, will only displace traffic, not reduce it.
Some are even asking the (surprisingly jerkish) signpost for a date.
Remembering the Academy Award-winning work of Norman McLaren, whose 1952 commentary on suburbia still resonates.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Senegal's capital is hoping to become the first city to sell a bond in Sub-Sahara Africa, outside of South Africa.
Compare footage of New York's 23rd Street, shot by Thomas Edison in 1901, to today.
A short film explores why India's controversial sport is so important for three slum residents.
Years of state rankings paint a picture of the ideal healthiest place to live.
A new report makes plain some of the grim results of housing-related stressors, and suggests practices that could save lives.
100 years ago today, the Panama-Pacific International Exposition opened its doors.
New research suggests the social benefits of dense urban areas might follow timeless rules.
A small college in Charleston, South Carolina, seeks to revive the centuries-old fine building trades.
Seattle has joined a growing list of major American cities trying out the Swedish approach to reducing traffic deaths.
All over America, people have put small "give one, take one" book exchanges in front of their homes. Then they were told to tear them down.
A number of surprising factors could make images go viral on different social media platforms.
Police in Harlan, Kentucky, put out an all-points bulletin for the character as a suspect behind record-cold temperatures. But what about Mr. Freeze?
How does a city move on from war?
The massive, frozen cone is the product of this winter's bitter temperatures.
A car rides an asphalt wave in the city's newest structure.