5 Most Popular Stories This Week (April 2-6, 2018)

Here's what got the most reads on our site this week:

17 Head-Scratcher Housing Terms, Defined
by Rachel Quednau | April 3, 2018

What does it mean to be "rent-burdened"? What do Low Income Housing Tax Credits really accomplish? Your housing questions answered here.

Automated Vehicles will make our streets worse
by Charles Marohn | April 2, 2018

Automated vehicle technology will do nothing to make our streets better places to be.

How did we get here, anyway?
by Mark Schweitzer | April 2, 2018

Why are our cities so spread out, struggling to pay their basic maintenance bills? A look at our history can tell us a lot.

The Velodrome Experiment: Can specialty parks make your city stronger?
by Kea Wilson | April 4, 2018

Can we put a dollar value on parks, even though they don't pay taxes?

The "Big Theory" on American Urban Development
by Pete Saunders | April 5, 2018

American development has been marked by distinct phases. So what's next for our cities and towns?

(Top photo source: Ryan Tang)