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Orlando Experiements With Temporary Road Diets

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0700

Beginning this month, Orlando officials will temporarily test a half-mile road diet concept along Curry Ford Road. This tactical urbanism project is expected to last 4 weeks.

EPA Loses Court Ruling After Failing to Identify Smog Nonattainment Regions

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 11:00:00 -0700

As a result of a federal court ruling on March 12, the Environmental Protection Administration will be compelled to do what it should have done by October 1: Identify regions of the country where the air quality violates smog standards.

Why Did the Mountain Lion Cross the Road?

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0700

It doesn't matter why—but how is pretty important.

Why Are the Feds Suddenly in Favor of Raising the Shasta Dam?

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 -0700

Despite state opposition and potential violations of California law, the Trump Administration has revived a project that was deemed impracticable only a few years ago.

Can Electric Scooters Solve 'First-Mile, Last-Mile' Problem?

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 05:00:00 -0700

Countless ideas have been proposed to bridge the first-mile, last-mile gap: bike share, dockless bike share, ride-hailing services, circulator buses, trolleys, and, of course, good old-fashioned feet. The newest entrant: electric scooters.

New Pedestrian Bridge in Miami Collapses on Thursday, Killing at Least Six

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0700

A span built to remove the danger of crossing a busy eight-lane roadway to Florida International University became the danger itself when it collapsed five days after being dropped into place using innovative bridge-building techniques.

Where Population Declines but the Economy Grows

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 11:00:00 -0700

While the scale of Detroit's population loss is well known, the lesser known that the city's economy has grown steadily in recent decades. It's not alone.

Celebrating the 'Greenspace Gems' in the Cincinnati Region

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0700

An advocacy organization in the Tri-State area (Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana) is raising awareness about the region's 116,000 acres of preserved greenspace.

New Mexico Made Streams and Rivers Private Property

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 07:00:00 -0700

And now those property owners are putting barbed wire over the river to keep out "trespassers."

Census Projections: U.S. Will Become 'Majority Minority' in 2045

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 05:00:00 -0700

William H. Frey reports that new Census projections have the United States becoming "minority white" in 2045.