A small space in an Upstate New York urban core that makes you want to stop and stay for a while
An after work trip to a different city can be the perfect micro-getaway
Pedestrians are the most vulnerable users of our right of ways. So why do they not receive the prioritization they deserve?
Public transit is better for our communities and our environment. But for me and other like me, it’s simply more fun.
My photography business took me to Buffalo this past Monday, so I thought it might be a nice chance to
Why it’s so hard to get suburban transit projects done
A beautiful trail connects residential neighborhoods north of Buffalo to downtown
Buffalo’s Metro Rail has a “blue collar” approach to moving people about a city that is just starting to turn the corner
High speed rail would be great for New York, but a simpler, more cost effective solution is the right one.
They might not chair a foundation, but they are the wave of palpable positivity in our urban fabric
As our cities attempt to reconnect us to our waterways, the bridges that cross them can pose barriers to downtown growth.
Amtrak might be slow, but it stops in the middle of over a half dozen urban centers in Upstate New York
In two and a half years of The Urban Phoenix, I’ve traveled across New York State more times than I
Catering to new residents and small business owners rather than big ticket development and tourism creates stronger urban spaces
A weekly visual tour of your upstate cities