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Ditch Cars for Open – and Equal – Streets

Car-centric streets are dangerous and perpetuate inequity, but the pandemic has pointed us to ways we can better use our public spaces.

In 1st Full Year of Pandemic, Biggest Metros Lost Residents

In the first full year of the pandemic, the New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago metro areas had the greatest population losses in the nation.

How 10 Largest US Metros Changed in COVID's 1st Full Year

In the first full year of the pandemic, the New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago metro areas had the greatest population losses in the U.S. U.S. Census Bureau data released Thursday says Sunbelt metros like Dallas, Phoenix and Houston had the biggest gains.

Hundreds Fired Over NYC Vaccine Mandate

After a Friday deadline to get vaccinated, 1,430 New York City workers lost their jobs for failing to comply.

Reckoning and Repair in America’s Cities

Communities torn apart by racism and ‘renewal’ are slowly learning how to heal.

NYC Vaccine Terminations To Begin

Workers this week have rallied against a vaccine mandate for municipal employees that threatens to terminate nearly 3,000 people.

San Francisco Sees Spike in Anti-Asian Crime

The number jumped from fewer than 10 reported attacks to around 60 last year. Around half of those were involving incidents attributed to one individual, who has since been arrested.

Outlier Counties Excel With COVID Vaccines

Some counties have achieved vaccination rates far above their state’s mark. Here's how they did it.

Minneapolis Residents Seek Their Own Change

A ballot question to scrap the city's police department failed, but volunteers near the site of George Floyd’s murder are taking their own public health-related approach to public safety.

States Are Taking Boosters Into Their Own Hands

Going beyond current guidance from federal regulatory agencies, some states and cities are making all adults eligible for a booster dose.