As some of you may know, Smarter Cities is an initiative that ranks US cities on a number of key sustainability criteria as well as on overall sustainabili
Recently I made a presentation on the "Future of Far Suburbs" to a Chicago metro-edge community.
Charlotte case study links street connectivity with faster response time, greater efficiency for emergency servicesSubmitted by logannash on Mon, 08/03/2009 - 3:54pm
In the past, New Urbanists and some fire departments have been at odds over street design.
Act Now to Make Sure the CLEAN TEA amendment — and Federal Support for Connected Street Networks — are in the Climate BillSubmitted by Anonymous on Thu, 07/30/2009 - 3:57pm
Oberstar hopes new transpo emissions report will be “blowtorch to the behind” for reluctant administrationSubmitted by logannash on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 1:47pm
A government report published yesterday and highlighted in the New York Times
“When you hear Detroit,” John Norquist told me cryptically yesterday morning, “think Istanbul.” I had just been shown an essay John wrote for the latest issue of the magazine Monocle, a
Several times each day, a military helicopter flies over my house in Washington. It flies much closer to the ground than other aircraft, and it's seriously noisy.
Sprawling on Fumes: Book by Forbes writer explores life at $20 per gallon — and sees upside to end of cheap motoringSubmitted by Filmanowicz on Thu, 07/23/2009 - 11:55am
Kai Ryssdal had an ear-opening interview on public radio's Marketplace this week with Chris Steiner, Forbes w