Even before Covid, small businesses were closing in many cities. Some communities are now debating whether to put limits on chain stores.
Thanks to the efforts of these low-wage workers, South Africa recycles 80% of its post-consumer goods, compared with 31% in Europe.
Covid-19 has amplified the structural problems with these tiny apartments as daily life spills out into the street.
This major infrastructure project may or may not solve the city's traffic woes, but it will leave a vibrant fishing community in its wake.
Programmes that match seniors with students increase the supply of affordable housing while decreasing both living costs and social isolation.
Along with the major cities, Biden made progress in midsize and small metro areas. The biggest swings in the vote occurred in more densely populated counties.
Millions of birds die in cities every year. Building design (and new legislation) can change that.
Surbana Jurong has signed contracts to do city master plans in ten African countries. Why is the continent relying on outside firms to map its future?
Perhaps no UK city is better equipped to respond to its changing demographics than Manchester, where one third of the population will be 50 or older by 2040.
Distrustful of the government's pandemic response, residents took matters into their own hands.