Archive for the 'Suburbs' Category

Tysons Corner, Reimagined

November 1, 2009

Can the iconic super-suburb break from its traffic-clogged past?

Governing, November 2009


A Competition to Re-Think the Suburbs

September 1, 2009

A little bit of absurdity may not be a bad thing.


Governing, September 2009


May 1, 2009

Is the icon of suburban street design bound for extinction?

Governing, May 2009

Honey, Our House is Historic!

October 1, 2006

Buildings from the mid-20th century are becoming eligible for landmark status. Local governments are trying to decide which are worth preserving.

Governing, October 2006

Plus: I interview three experts about preserving the ’50s. 

     * Dwayne Jones, executive director of Preservation Dallas

     * Julie Lawless, Ft. Worth planning department

     * Ron Wright, Arlington city councilman