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Shutting down parking along a busy commercial corridor can’t be good for business, right? Not so fast. It might actually have the opposite effect.
January 31, 2012, 12:21 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
Over the past three years, the number of cities that offer curbside recycling has grown to 90. Growth? Definitely. A composting boom? Maybe not, but there are some compelling statistics why there...
January 31, 2012, 8:52 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
California Governor Jerry Brown said that the state’s high-speed rail project will cost much less than the $100 billion estimate and that he has an idea for a fitting new funding source.
January 31, 2012, 5:35 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert is making big investments in downtown Detroit. Check out his latest venture to bring entrepreneurs to downtown.
January 30, 2012, 10:26 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Determining the world’s largest city shouldn’t be too complicated, right? What defines a “city” isn’t as clear-cut as you might imagine.
January 30, 2012, 7:21 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
One U.S. city that’s using social media and online technologies to build a better transportation network won this year’s Sustainable Transport Award.
January 27, 2012, 11:13 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Sure you’re familiar with megacities like Tokyo, New York City, or Shanghai. But are you familiar with Chengdu, Faridabad, Surat, or Beihai? They’re some of the many cities leading the...
January 27, 2012, 8:46 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Discover a new way to interact with the urban environment and civic data, no smartphone necessary.
January 26, 2012, 2:51 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
If all goes according to plan, Uganda could be home to Africa’s tallest tower.
January 26, 2012, 10:17 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Cities are taking steps to make biking and walking a more viable transportation option. Which cities are seeing their investments payoff with more commuters getting to work on bike and foot?
January 25, 2012, 3:31 PM PST | By Tyler Falk