While many people think of National Parks as only being in "rural" and exurban settings, there are many National Park installations in major cities including Washington, DC, Philadelphia, St. Louis, New York City, and elsewhere.
A pilot effort is underway in four New York City voting districts to give constituents some say in which capital projects are funded. Amid successes and snags, there are signs the initiative is getting citizens more engaged in government.
For the Seattle Urban Intervention Competition, Erick Kristanto has designed the Urban Island Prototype 01, which reorganizes the traditional idea of public park space by creating an elevated pavilion that separates park activity from green space.
Like the equally infamous Cabrini-Green public housing project in Chicago, the Pruitt-Igoe towers in St. Louis were once seen as beacons of hope, a way to bring quality housing to families in need, amidst green space and close...
I’m not loaded, by any stretch of the imagination, but I do have enough savings to do something useful with, so I’ve decided that 2012 is going to be THE year I finally get hip to investing my hard-earned cash.
The most strictly enforced no-take areas in the Mediterranean have the highest fish biomass, researchers found. But they noted no significant differences between areas that allow only limited fishing and those that permit unfettered access.
Two new studies indicate that climate change will produce increasingly severe storms in the western United States. But it will be many years before scientists can definitively link the severity of those events to human-driven global warming.
Now, to me, the idea of capturing the value of proximity to transit, what is called transit oriented development, especially right at Metro Stations, means that the buildings should be denser, and more traditionally like apartment buildings rather than rowhouses.
This makes sense, based on the increases in the value of the land that derives from transit proximity and access to the network, as well as it being in the city.
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