City beet

A farm bill just for urban agriculture?

Yes, if Sen. Debbie Stabenow has her way.

There’s something in the water

Record rains are sending untreated sewage into U.S. cities

Well, shit.

Look Ma No Wheels

Car-free cities might be catching on.

This week, cities mark World Car-Free Day, an annual event to promote ways to get around sans motor vehicles.

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Here are our reading recs to kick off six months of hibernation.

If you’re not planning to move your body for the foreseeable future, might as well keep the brain limber.

bicycle rights

Cyclists and walkers are building their own bike lanes and crosswalks.

You can get a lot done with traffic cones and reflective tape.

Swamp Things

You may be familiar with food deserts, but have you heard of a food swamp?

Beverly Grant of Mo Betta Green MarketPlace in Denver explains the difference between a food swamp and a food oasis.

Wet prince of bel air

Who pumped millions of gallons of water during California’s drought?

Extensive research reveals the water hogs of Bel Air.

It takes poo to tango

A new car from Toyota runs on a very renewable resource: human waste.

The Toyota Mirai is powered by hydrogen fuel, which can be made from poop.

out of my dreams, into my car

We are the bosses of self-driving cars, say the feds.

The feds attempt to bring some order to the mess of rules around self-driving cars.