"Common sense has been almost completely lost in my profession," says the architect.
A first step toward retrofitting the suburbs.
Multimedia artist Brian Foo's latest project explores how urban forms shapes our lives.
Revisiting Ernest Callenbach's controversial portrait of a more sustainable America.
Before applying any prescription, we need to first isolate spontaneous and latent examples of successful urban land use.
And are they better or worse than the national average?
The stunning conclusion to the pedestrian streets vs. bike lanes nail-biter.
Only one round left...
Perhaps all humor really is local.
More upsets, a nail-biter, and standings.
Round 2 of our gut-wrenching head-to-head matchup!
March Madness for urban design nerds.
Colorful buildings, monuments that blend, and exciting waterfronts.
Wood-framed storefronts, natural-seeming water features, commercial porches and more.
Walkability? Check. Car-free zone? Check. Glenn Beck endorsement? Check.
A look at how the words we use have evolved.
Urban planner Jeff Speck chats with Cities about his latest book.
Community designers have this same discussion every year, for good reason.
Parks, community schools, and other essential elements.
A design for an inflatable bridge at the foot of the Eiffel Tower.