A new documentary looks at what happened after the city tore down 14,000 units of public housing.
They commissioned a filmmaker to create an alternate version of a famous Channel 4 station ID clip.
A pragmatist's manifesto.
New research suggests that children who live with peeling paint and broken appliances have greater emotional, behavioral and cognitive challenges.
The City of Montreal Archives has just released an important set of historical images.
Ciudad Caribia, built from scratch under the watch of Venezuela's late president, has many, many problems.
These concrete animal statues were removed in the early 2000s, but a new project is hoping to bring them back.
What happens when no one comes to fix the broken toilet. Ever.
Hard proof that there's no relationship between housing vouchers and higher crime at the city level or in the suburbs.
There's a lot of fear and misinformation out there, but a new public relations initiative called ReThink is trying to change that.
New York's overhaul offers room not only for new, revenue-producing housing but the creation of whole neighborhoods.
In the aftermath of Sandy, New Yorkers suddenly remembered that many of the city's housing projects are placed along the water.
The Housing Authority is using a cultural audit to redevelop the city's outdated South Lincoln Homes, not far from downtown.
Increasingly, I find fashionable inner city neighborhoods as banal as any suburb, just more expensive.
Also, a tony California beach town shoos away smelly persons from its libraries, and the Olympics outlaws everything.
In Denver, a new model of how to revitalize older, distressed public housing sites in an ambitious yet sensitive way.
The Olympics promised a fresh start for deprived East London. But they may end up forcing the poor out.
The latest study finds some links between crime and Section 8 housing in Chicago and Atlanta.
A new documentary explores an overlooked truth - that the infamous housing project was once a very good thing.
Mixed-use, mixed-income neighborhoods can improve quality of life for the urban poor.