Features

Feature Story imagination

The Public City: Why public spaces are essential to our physical, political, and social health

The quality of a city’s public places – its parks, streets, trails, commons and greens – are increasingly considered a barometer of the quality of life in an urban area.

Partner Content Students at the Miami University Design Build Studio

Designing with Community: Does Engagement Matter?

Professional architects believe that they have a responsibility to make a positive impact on society, specifically through equitable and inclusive engagement.

Feature Story city heights

As an era in public housing nears an end, what's next for City Heights?

The decision to close the housing project comes at a time when the region is in the midst of a long-term shortage of affordable housing.

Feature Story RachelAngel.jpg

Peerro is the pipeline between high school and gainful employment

Rachel Angel developed the app to show students where they can start and where they can succeed in their careers.

Feature Story bellevue

Bellevue: A river city where the old meets the new

With four new restaurants on the way, new housing, a major riverfront development on the drawing board, and a proud history, Bellevue is remaking itself again.  

Feature Story skyline

Why cities matter now more than ever

As the nation becomes more diverse, and we cope with a shifting, pandemic-influenced world, issues of justice, inclusion, and equity have taken center stage. The stakes for cities that want to continue growing are high.

Feature Story KarenIronmanList.jpg

Going the Distance: Karen Schlosser won’t let obstacles keep her from the Ironman

The local Realtor has never been a runner — but she is a biker, swimmer, and walker. Despite obstacles from a broken pelvis, she plans to compete in Chattanooga’s triathlon this month.

Feature Story cvg

What will Airport 2.0 be like? It's taking shape at CVG

Following the opening of the Amazon Air hub, more changes are expected in coming months, including a new rental car facility, more carriers, and news about high-tech research and development.

Feature Story IKRONCharlesList.jpg

IKRON goes beyond mental health treatment, offering community, classes, and assistance with job help

The organization — which has been around for more than 50 years — partners with other providers in the region to help people struggling get back on their feet.  

Partner Content ListNewRepublicArchitectureTheReakirtChrisvonHolle.jpg

The Multifamily Multiverse: The challenging and conflicting demands of the marketplace

Although the housing market was largely unaffected by the pandemic, designers are seeing new trends in building.

View All Stories
Signup for Email Alerts

Featured Focus

Featured Place