When it comes to development, local desires often render state smart growth incentives insufficient.
The battle over Gezi Park has become a symbol of opposition to the city's massive urban upheaval.
How construction and development makes life difficult for cicada broods.
Revisiting Ernest Callenbach's controversial portrait of a more sustainable America.
There are several reasons to be excited about streetcars — and several others to be skeptical.
The city's push for transit-oriented development has paid off, according to a new report.
You don't need satellite imagery to see how much the city has changed.
Weather, worker strikes, and structural problems have set back the renovation of the historic Maracanã Stadium as FIFA's deadline looms.
A new report finds that two-thirds of newly developed units are too expensive for local residents.
Michel Holley built a mini-city of hulking towers on the Left Bank. He thought he was creating a utopia, but most of the city disagreed.
The debauchery you're missing stuck at your desk.
Indianapolis couldn't afford to tear down the old city market. So a bunch of non-profits turned it into a work space and farmers' market.
Let's stop fighting developers who are trying to make your neighborhoods more desirable.
Wood-framed storefronts, natural-seeming water features, commercial porches and more.
Sands Casino revitalized a major parcel of unused land, bringing a hotel and award-winning arts center along with it. But partnering with a casino can come at a cost.
Artists redecorated a dead space between two vibrant sections of Richmond. But connectivity issues still keep visitors away.
The world's most famous museum has opened a relatively modest satellite campus in a former industrial town.
Massachusetts pushes diverse, dense zoning.
There are some significant but realistic planning ideas making the rounds, with acute sensitivity to the islands’ special culture.