Fayetteville, AR is encouraging its residents to lead traffic calming efforts.
The debate over historic preservation is ultimately more than one of aesthetics; it is one of cultural memory and even morality.
A survey issued by the Missouri Dept. of Transportation shows just how messed up our transportation funding system is and why the binary choices we're presented with aren't the whole picture.
Inspired by organizations like Strong Towns, a new group has formed to push back against highway construction in Portland.
To make the point that getting to the other side is unsafe and nearly impossible.
Short-term solutions won't solve long-term problems.
The City of Fayetteville recently released a free tactical urbanism guide.
How do you move your city forward in a way that benefits everyone?
We can’t continue business as usual. It’s time for a different approach.
We're partnering with the Congress for the New Urbanism to support Collaborative Communities' efforts to help small towns after Hurricane Harvey.
A mechanistic approach to city problems exposes us to two harms: one is that we employ the wrong solutions. The other is that we actually make things worse.
Many would have us believe that America is failing to invest in its infrastructure. If only it were that simple.
This week, we considered questions like "What's it like to be a liberal living in a red state?" and "Why are we letting Amazon walk all over us?"
Today we're bringing you a video from a Strong Towns event earlier this year that addresses several pressing questions from urban planners.
Is large-scale change the only way to solve our country's most persistent problems?
Writer Chris Arnade talks about a life getting to know people on the margins of society—people living in poverty and dealing with addiction—and the struggles of small towns in America.
If we approached transit from an incremental perspective instead of an all-at-once megaproject perspective, we wouldn’t base our standard of success on ridership numbers.
A new documentary produced by a Strong Towns member will explore the growing nationwide movement to dramatically increase the number of people riding bikes.
After years of being a largely windowless, uninviting one-story building on a dreary corner, this library was transformed into an exciting, lively mixed-use space that is now a focal point for the neighborhood.
It’s easy to caricature people you don’t know or understand, and it can be satisfying in a superficial way. It’s much more difficult to accept that people are multidimensional, and what you know of one dimension may not represent the entire human being.