The future of urban manufacturing lies less in localism than in making factories more personal.
Youth initiatives dominate the winners of the My LA2050 Grants Challenge, even as L.A.'s child population wanes.
The worst-case scenario means endless fires, impotent rescue services, and no water for months.
Independence is the difference between dense cities that achieve affordable housing, like Hong Kong and Singapore, and the ones that don't.
Dan Barber of New York's Blue Hill restaurant hammers on the blind spots of locally sourced eating.
A transit line that was hailed as the dream of a unified city is now on the brink, following waves of domestic unrest over the summer.
He says Angelenos "might not own cars" in as soon as a decade.
'Invisible infrastructure' may already be cutting costs for things like the World Cup or the Olympic Games—not to mention natural disasters.
Streaming video from The Atlantic's summit on urban innovation, happening now in Los Angeles.
Just as they've started to revitalize—attracting industry, investment and people—our cities are threatened by new and more vexing divides.
Ahead of our event in Los Angeles, we asked the global mayors and urban experts who will be joining us to share one great idea that's worked in their city.
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