Kansas City has streetlights equipped with sensors and plans to make roads pay for themselves. But its chief innovation officer says there’s nothing smart about them.
After a Missouri law took effect on Monday, the wage floor in the city was reduced to $7.70 per hour after three months at $10 per hour—the latest case of a state cracking down on a city that had enacted a progressive policy.
The bus company trying to bridge public transit with ride-hailing shuts down after failing to secure new investment.
Residents of a Kansas City neighborhood saw their homes demolished to make room for a new police station.
Hell on earth manifested itself during intense grass fires near Kansas City.
The city’s partnership with Bridj will show the world what happens when ride-hailing really meets public transit.
That’s not a storm, just people blowing up stuff out of joy.
Kansas City, Missouri, is the latest city to pass legislation prohibiting drivers from "intimidating or injuring" walkers and bikers.
Many cities face a similar challenge finding the money to expand a starter line.
For U.S. soccer fans, World Cup hopes now run through a $75 million facility in an emerging Midwest powerhouse.
In the era of Google Fiber, there's more reason than ever to confront America's digital divide.
Major urban areas are magnets for the uninsured, and the state politicians who turned down the Medicaid expansion are not the ones who will pay to treat them.
Workers in seven metro areas are striking, but their wages are even worse elsewhere.
An early wave of New York City companies is willing to foot the bill for workers who plan to commute with Citi Bike.
As school districts downsize, they leave behind shuttered buildings. Finding new uses for them can be difficult, to say the least.
The cities that lead America's transition from a goods-producing to service economy.
Public parks in upper-income, predominantly-white communities in Kansas City were more likely to have playgrounds, water features and trails.
Can the good work of the Green Impact Zone be sustained once federal funds run out?
Miami may be the international hub of memorable parking, but it’s not the only city sporting glitzy garages.
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