The compromise bill to fund affordable housing and homelessness programs is a thermometer for how cities regulate rapid economic growth.
As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the U.N.’s cultural organization, cities with world heritage status wonder what’s in store for them.
As a housing crisis afflicts Seattle, a pop-up parklet brought something rare to the city’s most vulnerable residents: a welcoming public space.
Mexico City’s new constitution, Carta Magna, first emerged from a Change.org petition.
Uncertainty prevails for the global climate accord after a year of progress and setbacks.
Local leaders are employing both scrappy and high-tech methods to shield their communities.
They turned a library into The Library, a high-tech incubator space.
An upgrading program in Kibera has taken more than a decade, but is helping to change Africa's conversation about how to handle informal urban neighborhoods.
The government is upping its support for music programs in an effort to fight Port of Spain’s drug problem.
Kenya's capital is home to a startup scene that makes a mission of improving lives of the urban poor.