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By Richard W. Willson / On August 4, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

Reforming minimum parking requirements is one of the most effective ways to support smart growth.

By Jodi Helmer / On July 30, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

Without pollinators, like bees and butterflies, the world would be a dull and bland place. How can we make sure these creatures are always fluttering, soaring, and buzzing around us? And how does their presence make our communities more sustainable...

By Daniel G. Parolek / On July 28, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

Across the country, people are looking for housing options that shape affordable, walkable, and desirable neighborhoods. Daniel Parolek inspired a new movement for housing choice in 2010 when he coined the term “...

By Hank Dittmar / On July 22, 2020 - 1:15pm EDT

Cities and metropolitan areas around the world face immense challenges today. In a new posthumous book, DIY City, The Collective Power of Small Actions, renowned urban planner Hank...

By Chris Bruntlett, Melissa Bruntlett / On July 16, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

In a short time, the coronavirus crisis has forced communities worldwide to reevaluate their mobility networks, especially as public transportation faces reduced capacity for the foreseeable future.   Enter the bicycle, which—in combination with an...

By Steven Lewis Yaffee / On July 15, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

At a time when the United States is divided and positive collective action feels out of reach, the creation of California’s network of marine protected areas provides a story of hope and hard work. After a contentious ten-year collaborative public...

By Jason Beske, David Dixon / On July 9, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

The Coronavirus has caused us to rethink many things across our society, including how and where we live and work. Our changing demographics and economy were affecting how we view cities and suburbs before the pandemic. These changes present growing...

By Patrick M. Condon / On May 21, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

Cities across the globe are coping with myriad challenges, from collapsing fertility, migration from rural areas and the disappearance of the middle class. Topping this is that cities account for 80 percent of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and need...

By William Ginn / On May 21, 2020 - 12:00pm EDT

The world is facing unprecedented challenges in the face of climate change and biodiversity loss. The price tag for taking on these issues exceeds the current and combined capital resources of governments and nonprofits, but there is still hope....

By Steven Higashide, Christof Spieler / On May 7, 2020 - 1:00pm EDT

Having greater access to transit is vital for the functioning of safe, equitable, and environmentally friendly cities. But what makes for effective transit? How do you advocate for it? And how can cities utilize buses to create fast, frequent and...

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