An estimated 700,000—more than the city's population of 635,000—welcomed the Seahawks home, without major incident.
Before applying any prescription, we need to first isolate spontaneous and latent examples of successful urban land use.
Colorful buildings, monuments that blend, and exciting waterfronts.
The challenge of reprogramming our urban spaces.
Images of Seattle and Barcelona offer fresh insight into the way pedestrians interact with the built environment.
Wood-framed storefronts, natural-seeming water features, commercial porches and more.
The city's downtown redevelopment may be receiving plaudits, but there's still more work to be done.
New efforts to document soundscapes, past and present.
Often banned by municipalities for safety reasons, simple A-frame sidewalk signs should be allowed to return, within reason.
Artifacts from the past can teach us a lot about walkable, transit-oriented spaces.
The 2,000-year-old Croatian fort holds innumerable lessons for today's urbanists.
A World War II era case for walkable communities
Sometimes just using your eyeballs is the best place to start
From Twitter to "third places," here are some innovative urban ideas that aren't going away
Perspectives from the year that was and a frame for the year ahead
Author Kate Ascher offers a remarkably plain-language reexamination of modern skyscrapers
Fifteen of the most quotable ideas about cities, as told by the likes of Plato, Shakespeare and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A handful of mountain towns in Italy look to zip lining to bring in tourists and bolster their economy
A new report predicts how - and where - we'll be living in the near future