A growing voice of social insulation in Utica has caused me to question my advocacy
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 right-sized city with the perfect blend of historical context, modern wonders and vision for a bright future
The best ideas for our cities often turn out to be watered down, manufactured, militant and misguided executions of New Urbanistic concepts
Sometimes the fight becomes more important than the original idea.
High speed rail would be great for New York, but a simpler, more cost effective solution is the right one.
When we prioritize entertainment complexes over livability, we send a clear and unfortunate message to our citizens
They might not chair a foundation, but they are the wave of palpable positivity in our urban fabric
Amtrak might be slow, but it stops in the middle of over a half dozen urban centers in Upstate New York
Evan urbanists accept the car will always be king. That doesn’t mean we don’t need to make improvements.
How a suburban kid became an urban advocate
With development beginning to take shape in Downtown Utica, serious pedestrian and cycling infrastructure concerns need to be addressed
Bowling & Lawn Games Meets High-End Food and Beverage in a Truly Unique Venue
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A Map of Utica’s Best Spots for Local Cuisine Shows How A Simple Idea Can Make an Impact