After Portland banned demolition of its oldest homes, it forged a path for women and people of color to find higher-paying work in the trades.
A roundup of city-focused events around the world. This month: sustainable transport, architectural film, a gathering of mayors, and Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th.
More Americans than ever are married to someone of a different race—but it’s more common in some places than others.
A sampling of city-focused events around the world. This month: public space, the good city, and the links between incarceration and environmental justice.
To close out National Poetry Month, we rounded up poems that translate gentrification and the housing crisis into personal terms.
Radlab’s bright and compact new Modular Urban Vending carts in Boston put a new face on street vending.
A sampling of city-focused events around the world. This month: NYC’s secrets, prosperity for all, taking back Paris, and living small in Seattle.
StreetMusicMap Radio gives buskers another kind of platform.
A new commission would advise officials on issues affecting renters and seek ways to enact stronger protections.
A sampling of city-focused events around the world. This month: bikes, land, water and mayors.
Community events and a little friendly competition simplify the enormous task of slashing ecological footprints.
A new book gives a birds-eye-view of lush rooftop spaces around the world.
A political action group is launching a campaign to encourage more Muslims to run for office, offering guidance and a community organizing playbook to help them get started.
A sampling of city-focused events around the world. This month: urban agriculture in Atlanta, the complexity of street networks, and how to love a city in the snow.
The National Park Service is allocating $7.75 million in grants to shore up 39 places and projects across the U.S.
When it comes to academic achievement, students of color show signs of catching up to their white peers, according to a new report—but poor students are left as far behind as ever.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we’ve come across in the past seven days.
Voters agreed to fund expansions and improvements for local bus and light rail systems. A short film shows how that choice is shaping the city’s future.