Artist to transform defunct Ohio highway into pop-up forest
June 20, 2017, 7:51 a.m. by Matt Hickman
An idea to transform a kaput Akron highway into a leafy urban retreat is a winner in the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge.
New Yorkers keep calm and carry-on in hilarious defiance of subway ban on dogs
June 7, 2017, 5:06 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Is that a Pyrenees in your pocket?
Sunshine Coast Council casts dark cloud over urban food garden project
June 6, 2017, 12:19 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Residents in suburban Queensland, Australia, are outraged after the local council takes an axe to beloved fruit trees.
How crowded Barcelona plans to shoehorn in 108 acres of new parks
June 1, 2017, 8:22 a.m. by Starre Vartan
The green spaces will be networked so birds, bees, (and humans) can enjoy connected habitat.
Seattle is topping one of its famous floating bridges with light rail
May 22, 2017, 9:42 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The gridlock-relieving rapid transit project is a world's first.
Funky Dutch crosswalk celebrates — and protects — pedestrians
May 17, 2017, 2:23 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Pedestrians encouraged to 'stand straight, walk proud' in Rotterdam.
Former New Jersey landfill is a haven for migratory birds (with one fatal feature)
May 1, 2017, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Officials scramble to make a methane-burning flame more bird-friendly without extinguishing it.
Goodbye Georgia Dome, hello Atlanta's newest public park
April 26, 2017, 10:04 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The Home Depot Backyard is one part gameday party zone, one part community-strengthening green space.