In New York City, it’s no secret that in addition to the transit system crisis, we also face a major dilemma in providing healthy and safe..
This week, Regional Plan Association launched a nationwide learning exchange between organizations in 8-10 regions across the country.
There’s a growing body of evidence that many unreimbursed health care costs incurred by hospitals can be avoided simply by making investme..
Last week’s election results will undoubtedly have a huge impact on the nation, but what do they mean closer to home? From a blue wave th..
While the connection between healthy cities and better lives was recognized in the first regional plan for metropolitan New York almost on..
Since the beginning of August, the New York City area has had at least six flash flood advisories – which equates to about one every other..
This spring, planners from the Regional Plan Association and organizers from Make the Road New York (MRNY) held the first in a series of c..
The immediate impacts of extreme storms like Sandy, Irma, Harvey and Jose, Maria are front page news – detailing loss of life, injury, de..
Earlier this year, the New York State Department of Transportation announced plans to “transform” the Sheridan Expressway in the Bronx. At..
Walking is as close to a magic cure as there can be for better health, argues David H. Freedman in his compelling Politico article on maki..