Paul Shigley tells how local governments are coping with the effects of the housing crisis, and Samantha Cleaver visits Flint, Michigan.
Sidebar: One House at a Time
Green building practices get a boost from local codes. Philip Wenz tells how in a Green Communities story. Sue Poremba looks at cohousing.
Sidebar: Green with a Cohousing Twist
Federal funding is encouraging local solar programs, Corry Berkooz reports. A Green Communities story.
Jane Adler describes the movement toward small-scale nursing homes.
Something cool is popping up in Houston. Greg Flisram reports.
Mining is once again causing concern in the West, says Allen Best.
JoAnn Greco takes a look at today's comprehensive plans.
Lisa Fowler explains why it's important to maintain those old garden apartments.
About-face in San Jose, federal housing bills.
Reid Ewing discusses a JAPA article on economic indicators and the creative class.
Plan Baghdad, Las Vegas growth.
Preservation tool, Kelo revisited.
East meets West.
Cover: The town of Crested Butte with Mount Crested Butte in the background, by Mark Ewing.