Big cities may have the bright lights, but they can still learn a thing or two from their smaller counterparts.Read more "When It Comes To Cities, Bigger Isn’t Always Better"
What’s going on?Read more "Quiet Before the Storm"
Atlanta keeps coming in at the top of the charts for best cities to live in. But really, how many people are actually moving here?Read more "Are That Many People Really Moving to Atlanta?"
Recently, my son and I experimented with catching the MARTA bus instead of driving. One experiment went pretty well while the other one… Not so much.Read more "A Tale of Two Bus Rides"
Is gentrification just the natural ebb and flow of people in cities or can its negative effects be curtailed? And what can one person do about it?Read more "The Big Question: To Gentrify or Not To Gentrify?"
Has it really (only) been a year?Read more "One Year On"
We’ll return to your programmed content in just a moment…Read more "Behind the Scenes"
For the sake of walkability, please.Read more "Tech Companies: Count My Steps To Make Walking Directions Better"
A little background: I spent 2014 writing for a website based in London called “The Urban Times,” where I reported and wrote on environmental issues, technology, urban development, international policy, and current events. I also dabbled in more editorial styles of writing. Unfortunately, “The Urban Times” shuttered in December 2014 and the site finally went […]Read more "Flashback: The Urban/Suburban Divide As Seen Through Cafés"
Let’s be honest.Read more "Does Atlanta Really Need 68 Miles of Streetcars?"