Health, locally sourced options for an emerging neighborhood and a growing downtown
They keep us healthy, they employ our citizens, but don’t expect them to activate our cities
A container park in Utica turns an empty lot into a neighborhood activator
The best ideas for our cities often turn out to be watered down, manufactured, militant and misguided executions of New Urbanistic concepts
Chris Fowler and I talk about Smart Urbanism, and in my monologue I discuss the issue with creating “destination-based” cities
Bike Share & Bike Culture With Guest Aviva Manin from Pace Bike Share
We talk about our city neighborhoods and civic engagement with Rochester’s Rachel Snyder
Rochester resident and Urbanist Carolyn Levine joins me in studio to talk city life. Also, I revisit my recent trip to Schenectady
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
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.