The city has released over 870,000 historic images and made them available online.
By seizing a historical moment, ordinary Danish and Dutch citizens were able to change the course of development in their urban centers.
The forgotten history of how the auto industry won the right of way for cars.
In Detroit: A Biography, journalist Scott Martelle finds the answers behind today's Motor City buried deep in its past.
Miami and house-eating snails, Seattle against a band of coyotes, and more stories of urban outbreaks.
Today's business-centric view of the mail system stands in contrast to its historical civic mandate
In 1937, a California city just southwest of Hollywood tried to change its name - to Hollywood
A Hitchcockian take on the danger of perpetual suburbanization from the Urban Land Institute
Fatalities are on pace to hit their lowest mark in a century. A look back at the way things were when traffic statistics began
Artist’s paper sculptures recall the politics and events that shape cities
A cartographic look at Texas' largest city
A cartographic comparison of Atlanta, from post-confederate reconstruction to postmodern boom-town
What America's first-generation railroad system says about its next one