Is there a way to accommodate a growing population and its continued need to drive without ending up in a scenario where we all live in the median of a 120-lane highway? Researchers at North Carolina State University found that …
Within our lifetimes, many of us will have to pioneer a new meaning of what "the good life" really is. People in Detroit are leading the way.
What's sexy about riding the subway? Well, this weekend you got to see a lot of people's underwear and maybe also Jake Gyllenhaal.
Living in a small home without a car limits the amount we consume and pollute. But green living can sometimes get in the way of -- well, green living.
A recent study found that travel has stagnated in eight developed countries, including the U.S. But what about the rest of the world?
Back in October, I started noticing the accusation that Seattle is waging a "war on cars" was popping up an awful lot in the local press, and in suspicious ways. Where did this inflammatory language come from?
A resident of St. Paul, Minn., was disturbed by the condition of the city's sidewalks during the snowy season. She finally got mad enough to act.
Can the historical "character" of a neighborhood be measured somehow, the way that tools like Walk Score measure walkability?
Millions of Americans are hooked on Zynga's new city-building game. Are there any real urban-planning principles at work?