Want to make public transport feel safe in a pandemic? Paris shows the way

Passengers can find some comfort in seeing that cleanliness and public health guidance are taken seriously.

Bank branches are closing, and they’re leaving the most disadvantaged areas behind

Underserved neighbourhoods already have fewer banks, and they're losing them faster, a CityMetric analysis shows.

Could zoning help the UK build its way out of a housing crisis?

A new report suggests a plan to address failures in the UK housing market.
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Seattle's swift street closures show the highs and lows of rushing the process

"Stay Healthy Streets" were praised as a pandemic response. Making them permanent hasn't been so well received.

A looming fiscal crisis raises another fear for US cities: State oversight and financial control boards

The pandemic economy could revive a fraught method for fixing distressed local budgets.

How America became over-policed and under-policed at the same time

"Residential segregation is central to all this," the author Jill Leovy says.
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When rethinking the streets, don't forget the power of cargo bikes

Those new cycling networks can be used to transport goods as well as people.