Urban Development

Learning From the Dutch After Superstorm Sandy

Henk Ovink, the Netherlands' acting director-general of Spatial Planning and Water Affairs, is now a senior advisor to HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan and the creative force behind "Rebuild by Design."

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September 11, 2013 7:48 PM | Comments
On this edition of MetroFocus: wrap up and analysis of round one in the race for mayor, New York Magazine on NYC after Bloomberg, Georgia O’Keeffe at Lake George, and drawing every building in the city.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  September 11, 2013 6:39 PM | Comments
MetroFocus talks to New York Magazine architecture critic Justin Davidson about his article on Mayor Bloomberg's concrete legacy.VIDEO
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September 11, 2013 6:39 PM | 2 Comments
Engineers race to complete 1 World Trade Center as they grapple with the final challenges. VIDEO
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September 9, 2013 12:50 PM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus: wrap up and analysis of round one in the race for mayor, New York Magazine on NYC after Bloomberg, Georgia O’Keeffe at Lake George, and drawing every building in the city.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  August 14, 2013 3:19 PM | Comments
Rafael Pi Roman talks to Jamie S. Rubin, the New York State Director of President Obama's Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  July 31, 2013 4:03 PM | Comments
President and CEO of the Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness (ICPH), Ralph da Costa Nunez on his new book on the history of poverty in New York, "The Poor Among Us"VIDEO
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July 31, 2013 4:03 PM | Comments
On the show this week: solutions to poverty, NYC Votes 2013 continues with mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis, what's next in Albany, and New Jersey's new mobile Hall of FameVIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  July 31, 2013 4:03 PM | Comments
For those struggling to get out of New York's growing shelter system, having a mailing address can be one step towards stability. VIDEO
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July 26, 2013 1:40 PM | Comments
On the show this week: solutions to poverty, NYC Votes 2013 continues with mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis, what's next in Albany, and New Jersey's new mobile Hall of FameVIDEO
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Daniella Greenbaum  |  July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Comments
Yale University professor and former New York City Planning Commissioner Alexander Garvin tells Pi Roman what works and what doesn't for New York city planners in a discussion about his new book The Planning Game: Lessons from Great Cities.VIDEO
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