A new UP study suggests that negative urban stereotypes continue to plague our urban perceptions
Our downtown revivals are fun… but let’s remember that there is more to our cities than good times and bright lights
In our first podcast, I introduce the topics of livability in our cities today
I can promise that you haven’t had a true “approachable fine dining experience” until you’ve visited downtown Utica
Lack of enforcement and maintenance begs the question… is Rochester’s bike infrastructure for real or for show?
One handles more traffic with fewer lanes, leading to a safer and more welcoming experience for those on foot
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
Even if you’re not a cyclist, this is almost comical
Rochester wants to reconnect to its river… but it will struggle to do so for one key and often overlooked reason
Just as important as the downtown hospital debate is the need to connect Utica’s growth centers
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