“It’s about making long-term commitments,” said an architect in Reykjavik’s planning department.
The city wants UNESCO to list the cafe-restaurant hybrids as world heritage sites. Can that save them from decline?
As an appeal against the removal of its license looms, Uber’s recent charm offensive risks backfiring.
The city’s latest move to limit vacation rentals could come in handy for other cities trying out their own regulations.
It’s not always big leaders with big plans.
The landslide vote to repeal the constitutional amendment that effectively bans abortion in Ireland highlights the major changes going on in that country.
In an effort to clean up popular sites of outdoor urination, researchers studied the mind of the man who pees in public. Their work could make stadiums and festival grounds smell a lot fresher in the future.
Starting in November, the city will make clear that downtown streets are not for drivers.
The city's Public Practice program is embedding experienced architects and planners around the area in an effort to speed housing construction and get more inclusive public spaces.
Kanepi, Estonia’s new symbol is pretty dope.
Meet the new world leader in fare-free living.
The city is launching a study to explore the possibility of going fully fare-free.
A new documentary charts the recent history of Basildon, one of Britain’s first post-war new towns.
Following an announcement by Historic England, 17 buildings, the youngest of which was designed in 1991, will be preserved. It’s not hard to see why the newly listed buildings caught conservationists’ eyes.
Glitches and worker strikes have brought the world’s first modern bikeshare program to its knees.
Residents report a preference to be considered a Londoner over British, English, or European.
Action Coeur de Ville aims to undo the damage of urban sprawl in more than 200 city centers across the country.
Don’t have a local transit pass? Then you’re not coming through.
It’s called sisu, and it’s Finnish for fortitude. But it probably won’t work on you.
An exhibit invites the public to experience the air from five cities around the world.
The Hague’s new ban on the public consumption is the latest signal of the country’s waning tolerance. It could also be a step toward a happier medium.