I recently began a series exploring some simple patterns of human scale neighborhood design. These patterns, which I have observed in my..
Cars have erased “human scale” from our traditional patterns of city building, which means we are no longer designing our cities to be..
A “What If” article from the “Plan to Build Value” series
Unfortunately, too many Kansas Citians know what is meant by “East of Troost”...
Driving down Broadway Blvd. in Kansas City, Missouri chances are you’re probably making your way between two of the following places: the..
As we launch into the 110th World Series with much excitement, we find baseball struggling with a diversity issue behind the..
Several weeks ago I visited Seattle for the first time. I’ve always had an affinity for cities shaped by water, and I was looking forward..
If you’ve ever been to San Francisco, you have certainly experienced some form of street map deception—that is, a manageable distance on..
Sometimes public space needs just needs a bit of help. As New Orleans begins to fill in the gaps, and its population resurges to..