The Problem With Defining 'Downtown'

And counting all of the people (and jobs) who have supposedly moved there.


The End of Sprawl?

U.S. census data released today shows a decline in exurban populations.


Getting Pop-Ups to Take Root

Programs aim to make temporary business turn permanent


An Atlas of Public Life in Downtown Saskatoon

Canadian city’s downtown gets detailed survey

Courtesy Broadway Commons District Study

Reimagining the Downtown Casino

Cincinnati's first casino will incorporate a consciously urban design

Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation

Making Pittsburgh New by Keeping it Old

A critic of development joins the other side

REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Has the Renaissance of Downtowns Been Overhyped?

Detroit's central business district is making a comeback, but nationally, the trend is less clear