Researchers find a short-term approach and a long-term approach.
The signature piece of Copenhagen's enormous Ørestad experiment, by Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind, is no more.
An interview with innovative architect Peter Calthorpe.
The head of the environmental program at Bloomberg Philanthropies makes the case in this compelling video.
A new study claims to "contradict" the premise that density discourages driving — but does it?
Rules for protecting the resources we love.
Yes, according to one new study.
Smart growth policies are important, but they're not enough.
The region has a bad smart growth record. But a new sustainable communities strategy just might change all that.
Millennials are increasingly uninterested in the burden of car ownership.
Because “smart growth” can sound like code for “the rest of you are dumb.”
The city's new plan will improve downtown, increase public transportation options and revitalize older neighborhoods.
The sustainability community has turned some overdue attention to small towns. But how can we preserve the places in between?
There's evidence the presence of a big box store in the city center helps reduce the amount most people drive.
Places to Grow is certainly ambitious. Here's a look at the successes and challenges a couple years in.
A new report blames land use restrictions for driving up prices, but there's much more to it than that
A round-up of my most provocative and meaningful 2011 columns
On the eve of releasing a new smart growth plan, Gov. Martin O'Malley discusses density, smart growth, and a city-centric future