Utica’s downtown Genesee Street has been re-striped from 4 lanes to 2 with a turning lane and bike lanes. As is typical with the first of these projects, community leaders are skeptical despite the positive data
Rochester adds another piece to the network of connected public spaces along the mighty Genesee River
So often, we dictate what goes where in our cities. But once in a while, a space inspires us to understand what it begs to be.
A small space in an Upstate New York urban core that makes you want to stop and stay for a while
There’s always one… a forward thinking public event about our cities’ future is hijacked by a man gasping to remain relevant in a changing world
A comprehensive look at the elements that have shaped our cities over the last 100 years… in a single blog post.
Public transit is better for our communities and our environment. But for me and other like me, it’s simply more fun.
What drivers don’t understand about bikes on our American roads
A beautiful trail connects residential neighborhoods north of Buffalo to downtown
Downtown Utica has a lot of parking lots. Here’s something it doesn’t have a lot of…
Two years ago I wrote a post that became a rallying cry. But I was wrong. Sort of.
Roc Holiday Village shows us all that the urban experience can be a year-round celebration in our cold weather cities
I went without a car for nearly 2 years. That time taught me something very important
Rome’s future may begin with a familiar sight… a swanky but comfortable new coffee shop
Don’t listen to the haters… these things are great, and I’ll tell you why.