Charles Montgomery's new book finds the intersection of urban policy and well-being.
The birthplace of the car-free day saw 296 deaths on city streets last year.
You don't need a wealthy developer when you've got thousands of small investors.
For a show ostensibly about soccer, Capitales del Fútbol is extremely low on sports highlights.
Travel writer Taras Grescoe on the joys of public transportation.
When designed the right way, a BRT line can be a smart alternative to more expensive modes of public transit.
The TransMilenio is among the world's best networks, but that hasn't stopped residents from protesting it again and again.
Five highways whose execution gave their cities new life.
The best smelling, that is. See where your city ranks on this highly unscientific listing of odorous burgs.
Also, Bogota outlaws public handguns; L.A. says no to beach football; a palm-reading aptitude test is no longer acceptable in China; and Hoboken bans Snookie.
How can cities create neighborhoods that work well for all generations?
Did the mayor cause the collapse of the city's electric company stock? That and other questions answered in today's news round-up
With the current mayor in jail, a transit-building former mayor is among the election's front-runners
Sunday's 10-mile street closure in Los Angeles is a sign of progress in a city short on public space