A not-so-subtle open letter to a blogger who believes Utica’s refugee sanctuary status is ruining the fabric of the city
Closing the gap between residents who want a safe, vibrant downtown and businesses that are still unsure after decades of vacancy
Mobile photography is changing the way residents and outsiders see our cities
Like a child, cities experience similar developmental phases that lead them to a healthy, or unhealthy adulthood.
Cars are not the enemy of cyclists. The mindset that dismisses cycling as a lesser form of transit is.
With development beginning to take shape in Downtown Utica, serious pedestrian and cycling infrastructure concerns need to be addressed
Catering to new residents and small business owners rather than big ticket development and tourism creates stronger urban spaces
A Downtown Rochester Park gets an upgrade that favors simplicity, sustainability, and a more modern look and feel.
Michael John Heagerty, a community leader in Syracuse, spends a few hours exploring Bagg’s Square in Utica.
I haven’t driven in 3 months, and in that time, I’ve learned a lot about my city, about cars and about myself.
A weekly visual tour of our Upstate New York Cities
Bowling & Lawn Games Meets High-End Food and Beverage in a Truly Unique Venue
A Weekly Visual Tour of Upstate New York Cities
A weekly visual tour of your upstate cities
Invest in attractions for visitors, or livable space for residents? The balancing act is a growing struggle for cities.