Matt Hickman

Matt Hickman
A graduate of the New School's MFA Creative Writing program, Matt cut his editorial teeth as a contributing writer at CITY magazine. In the years since, he has written for for eco-living website GreenYour, contributed to the late, great Big Apple arm of Ideal Bite and written for a diverse number of online publications including and Curbed. Also an active copywriter, Matt contributed to the plus-sized coffee table book, "Vitamin Green" (Phaidon Press). Matt calls Red Hook, Brooklyn, home sweet home.

Matt's most recent content

Are hedges better at fighting urban air pollution than trees?

Seattle is topping one of its famous floating bridges with light rail

Chinese heritage site adds speed bumps for brisk-walking tourists

Funky Dutch crosswalk celebrates — and protects — pedestrians

Amazon's new corporate campus to include housing for homeless women

280 miles of hidden British bike paths rediscovered on Google Street View

Tracking the ever-shifting geographic heart of the European Union

Portland to fuel city vehicles with sewage fumes

Houston named best U.S. city to observe World Naked Gardening Day

Clever traffic system helps Dutch cyclists sail through green lights

Migrating reindeer prove too sluggish for Norway's slow TV craze

12 transcendent transportation graveyards