Despite recession-era setbacks, the city is celebrated as a success story. Can it stay that way?
Much like cities, pit bulls were unfairly maligned in this country for decades.
Here, you pay for the roads and resources you use, thanks to innovative public-private partnerships.
The field first started in America as the purview of three very different types of thinkers.
As an out-of-towner applies for historic designation, a city considers changing its rules on preservation.
If your city makes it difficult for residents to accomplish simple tasks like washing their clothes, you've got a problem.
It's time to recognize that most people are never going to "stop worrying and learn to love the traffic."
Your lasers, your bike locks, your pieces of wood, and any hopes you had of actually getting near the action.
Every year, critics complain about amateur eaters and disappointing food. So why do so many cities keep the tradition going?
As a candidate, Obama promised to bring this transformative program to 20 cities around the country. That didn't pan out, but is the president to blame?
Urban comebacks like the District of Columbia's can come at a price. This past week showed how sore a subject this still is.
By implementing stricter parking maximums over time, Switzerland's largest city recaptured its public spaces for its people.
We need other ways of quantifying walkability on our nation’s streets.
Mostly to turn or because the signal doesn't recognize them, according to the latest research.
The perception of women’s bodies as public property to be commented upon and regulated is one of the universal undercurrents of urban life.
With the help of a rental truck, you too can cash in on the multimillion-dollar cardboard-rustling business.
The factors that make some strolls much more appealing than others.
Ideas about creating sustainable places where people actually want to live.
There still isn’t a common language or science of cities for the 21st century, but that could change.