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Do We Need More Roads and Bridges?

Words on the Street highlights the best writing on cities from around the web.

Posted April 10th, 2017

How Tourism Is Killing Venice

Words on the Street highlights the best writing on cities from around the web.

Posted April 3rd, 2017

When Did We Stop Building Cities For People?

Words on the Street highlights the best writing on cities we’ve encountered this week.

Posted March 26th, 2017

Why 19th-Century Design Makes People Happy

Words on the Street highlights the best writing on urbanism we’ve encountered this week.

Posted March 18th, 2017

Urban Investment Beyond Vanity Projects

“Words on the Street” highlights the best writing on urbanism we’ve encountered this week.

Posted December 10th, 2016

Where the Middle Class Is No Longer a Majority

Words on the Street highlights the best writing on cities.

Posted December 4th, 2016

Where Millennials Live

Words on the Street highlights the week’s best writing on cities.

Posted November 19th, 2016

Is Bad City Planning Making Us Lonely?

Words on the Street highlights the week’s best writing on cities.

Posted October 22nd, 2016

Will We Always Have Paris?

Words on the Street highlights the week’s best writing on cities.

Posted October 15th, 2016

Words on the Street

In this week’s best writing on cities: Why today’s DC memorials fail to inspire.

Posted October 8th, 2016

Words on the Street

In this week’s best writing on cities: Jane Jacobs, radical or reactionary conservative?

Posted September 24th, 2016

Words on the Street

In this week’s best writing on cities: Urban growth hides entrenched poverty.

Posted September 17th, 2016

Words on the Street

In this week’s best writing on cities: How Britons are saving local village pubs.

Posted September 9th, 2016

Words on the Street

The week’s best writing on cities: a Silicon Valley downtown fears techies, the California housing crisis, and Frank Lloyd Wright’s dream cities.

Posted September 3rd, 2016

Words on the Street

The week’s best writing on cities: how to rebuild Penn Station, a new Pittsburgh airport, and China’s dysfunctional megacities.

Posted August 26th, 2016

Words on the Street

The best writing on urbanism and place from around the web

Posted July 15th, 2016

Words on the Street

The best New Urbs content we’ve encountered this week.

Posted July 8th, 2016