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Voorhees Receives $1M Grant From Department of Defense

The Natalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement has received funding from the Department of Defense’s Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation (OLDCC) to continue its work of building resiliency in…

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Yonghong Wu Featured In WalletHub's Ask The Experts Segment

Comments from PA’s Yonghong Wu were featured in WalletHub’s “Ask The Experts” segment on federal funding disparities. When asked what the current presidential administration could do to reduce state revenue shortfall, Wu states…

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Kate Lowe Discusses Declining Transit Ridership

The National Interest magazine quotes Kate Lowe, UIC associate professor of urban planning and policy, in a story on declining ridership and revenue facing the nation’s transit agencies, particularly the Washington’s Metro system, due…

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Assessing Trends in Digital Technologies in Cities

As digital technologies continue to remake urban planning and its engagement with the city, planners themselves must remain thoughtful about how these tools change and aid their work. Of course, the increasing datafication…

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Kate Lowe Discusses Amazon Facilities In Chicago

A Streetsblog Chicago story recapping discussions of new Amazon facilities in Chicago held during a recent South Side transportation summit includes perspectives from event panelist Kate Lowe, UIC associate professor of urban planning…