Urban Upgrade: Plant it and They Will Come

Food Oriented Development in SE Seattle

11/19/2014 By Josh Feit


Urban Upgrade: The Bike Infrastructure Irony

Creating spaces for bikers may end up limiting them.

10/23/2014 By Josh Feit

Pedestrian Chronicles

Pedestrian Chronicles: Build an Experimental Dance Club and They (Yuppies) Will Come

40-story luxury tower may move in next door to underground club.

10/15/2014 By Josh Feit


Urban Upgrade: The Real Goal

Will the real Mike O'Brien please stand up.

10/01/2014 By Josh Feit


SDOT's Demand-Side Economics

The Keynesian approach to parking.

07/18/2014 By Josh Feit

Urban Upgrade

Free Parking for Seattle Musicians?

Okay, not exactly, but Seattle’s new rules for rockers will make it easier to get gear in and out—and get the show going.

04/28/2014 By Josh Feit


Why Kids are Good for Cities

The city's latest urbanist white paper focuses on kids instead of "Creative Class" hipsters.

04/01/2014 By Josh Feit

Urban Upgrade

Kid's Play

The Seattle Planning Commission sets its sights on making urban living attractive to families again.

04/01/2014 By Josh Feit


Pedestrian Chronicles: Building Bell Street Park

Growing up by slowing down.

02/28/2014 By Josh Feit

Urban Upgrade

Dow Constantine Will Save Metro If the Legislature Won’t

The King County executive is going it alone. Call it tactical localism.

02/25/2014 By Josh Feit