In much of the country, walking – that most basic and human method of movement, and the one most important to our health – is all but impossible.
According to a new study, urban and developed land areas will increase 41 percent.
A new rise of suburban sprawl, getting serious about climate change and more.
Parks, community schools, and other essential elements.
Compare every corner of Connecticut, from 1934 to today.
It’s all about the future street pattern.
In his new book, Chuck Marohn explains how sprawl is like a Ponzi scheme.
Don't be fooled - sprawl is about much more than the number of homes per acre.
The compactness of cities may not be a determining factor when it comes to energy use.
We consume these places without thinking, like potato chips in front of the television, and America is full of them.
Our car-dependent lifestyle has led to a dramatic rise in obesity-related illnesses. But we can do something about it.
Something dramatic has to happen to fundamentally change how and where Americans live. But what if the recession wasn't it?
A vacant Michigan strip mall becomes a symbol in a Congressional primary race, but it's really part of a much broader problem.
The way we grow could have a major impact on water quality in the future.
A new analysis finds that the weakest segment of the market is in outer and smaller suburbs.
More parking, lane miles was the automaker's prescription at mid-century, with a cameo from Robert Moses.
Because “smart growth” can sound like code for “the rest of you are dumb.”
In a lot of cases, they may be the best way for metros to grow without succumbing to sprawl.
NASA images show the desert city's massive growth spurt.