21 Dec '11, 5pm

Top cities stories of 2011 #urbanism

Top cities stories of 2011 #urbanism

It's that time of year again: When public schools everywhere cast about desperately for a holiday celebration that doesn't involve Jesus or a dude in a red suit; when families gather from thither and yon to spend a few days remembering why they've scattered thither and yon in the first place; and yes, it's time to take stock of the year past, and look ahead to the one coming up. As the guy charged with keeping an eye on all things urban around here, I curled up with my laptop on a winter's night that was definitely not as cold as they used to be, dug through the archives, and now offer this, my most humble (and totally non-denominational) retrospective of 2011. The promise of 2010: "bright flight" The view from Seattle's Capitol Hill. Photo: Matthew Rutledge With Millennials and Baby Boomers both expressing interest in more urban living, it looked like 2011 would usher in ...

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