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 eco-living website GreenYour, contributed to the Big Apple arm of the late, great Ideal Bite and written for a number of online publications including and Curbed. Matt also contributed to the plus-sized coffee table book, "Vitamin Green" (Phaidon Press). Matt calls Red Hook, Brooklyn, home sweet home.

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New York City is getting a new state park — and it's the biggest yet

Floating dairy farm to debut in the Netherlands

This sewage treatment plant moonlights as a wedding hotspot

Seattle commits to $12 million in modular housing for the homeless

Amsterdam's most beneficent tourist activity is fishing for plastic

Britain gets serious about curbing plastic waste

How turning gray schoolyards green could help cities cool off

Can vacant mall stores alleviate homelessness?

Limiting suburban sprawl can ease the devastation of wildfires

More money is being spent on America's urban parks (but there's still room for improvement)

Bus-to-home conversions: Wheels, wanderlust and the great wide open

18 eye-popping pedestrian bridges