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Charter Schools and Eating Locally

This week on Smart City: Both Barack Obama and John McCain embrace the idea of…

October 30, 2008

Tall Buildings and Public Spaces

This week on Smart City: Public space is important in both cities and in buildings.…

November 6, 2008

Richard Florida and Meg Cheever

This week on Smart City Richard Florida is our guest. He predicted the rise of…

August 21, 2008

Ed Glaeser and Randy Gragg

This week on Smart City we'll examine cities in history and how their past shapes…

August 28, 2008

Matt Harding, Daniel Iacofano and Susan Goltsman

Today on Smart City we're talking about inclusiveness. Our guests today have found very different…

July 31, 2008

Innovative Entprepreneurs

How do you reinvigorate the economy of a rust belt city? Our guests on this…

May 6, 2009

Createhere and SparkCon

Today on Smart City we're talking with people who have discovered new ways of attracting…

August 7, 2008

Using the Internet to Explore Your City

This week on Smart City we're talking with people who use the internet to help…

October 23, 2008

Language, Race, and Taxis

Barack Obama's candidacy has raised a host of issues surrounding race in America. To help…

October 9, 2008

Chris Anderson and Karen Gagnon

This week on Smart City, we're talking innovation with two inspired thinkers. First we'll speak…

October 2, 2008

TeachNOLA and SPUR

This week on Smart City: two different cities, two unique challenges. We'll speak with Ana…

September 24, 2008

John Lewis and Liesl Wendt

How do you find out what people want for their city? Sometimes, you just ask…

September 18, 2008

Alan Ehrenhalt and Harry Boyte

There is a demographic inversion taking place in America, according to Alan Ehrenhalt, and he'll…

September 4, 2008

Christmas in the City

This week on the show, we're kick starting the holiday season with a program about…

December 3, 2008

The City In 2050

This week on Smart City we're looking ahead for a view of the city in…

April 24, 2009

The Trouble with Black Boys

This week on Smart City, we explore the stubborn link between race and poverty in…

April 30, 2009

Connecting a City Through Greenways

How do you create green space in one of the most industrial states in the…

April 16, 2009

Investing in the Future

The economic crisis has left many not-for-profit organizations in a financial pinch. But a new…

April 8, 2009

Elsewhere U.S.A.

Technology has given birth to a new place, according to Dalton Conley, author of the…

April 1, 2009

Century of the City

A century ago, only one in 10 people lived in an urban environment.  100 years…

March 26, 2009

Reinventing Stamford

With the economy in crisis many cities are scrambling for solutions to their financial woes. …

March 19, 2009

Building Main Street and Law Enforcement

This week on Smart City, we're digging into the issue of urban crime with our…

March 5, 2009

The Urban Advantage and Reforming the Reforms

This week on Smart City we're joining the "Urban Revolution" with our guest Jeb Brugmann. …

February 26, 2009

Resilient Cities and Real Urbanism

This Week on Smart CityWe'll speak with two people with grand ideas for the future…

February 18, 2009

Shrinking Cleveland and The Garden Club

Why does one city succeed while another very similar city is left behind? This week…

February 5, 2009

Preserving New York and Accelerating Cape Town

New York City and Cape Town South Africa are two cities with two very different…

January 29, 2009

The City Dividends

Change is in the air and we've got the numbers to prove it on today's…

January 23, 2009

America's Transportation Strategy: Is There One?

Does America have a transportation strategy? We'll speak with David Goldberg of the group Transportation…

January 15, 2009

Infrastructure and The Economic Stimulus Package

President-elect Barack Obama has begun discussing the details of his economic stimulus plan. This week…

January 8, 2009

I Heart NY and DIYCity

This week on Smart City, we're kicking off 2009 with a slice of history and…

January 1, 2009

Going Green and Going Online

How do you preserve a magnificent national landscape by promoting city living? That's the mission…

December 11, 2008

Christmas in the City

This week on the show, we're kick starting the holiday season with a program about…

December 3, 2008

Greener, Smarter and Healthier Cities

This week on Smart City our guests have advice on how you can make your…

November 27, 2008

Buzz and ArtPrize

This week on Smart City: arts, culture and buzz.  Does your city have it?  How…

May 20, 2009

Springboard Forward

This week on the show:  B-cycle is the latest bike sharing project to hit the…

June 17, 2009

Turning the Tide and the Cycling Revolution

This week on Smart city we're heading outside to explore thegreenways and bike lanes of…

June 3, 2009

World Changing and More Than Race

This week on Smart City we have two authors who are re-imagining some persistent but…

June 10, 2009

School's Out for Summer

Research has shown that effective teachers are the key to student success. Yet our school…

July 1, 2009

Family Culture and Creative Ecologies

What's the right habitat for for nurturing and hatching new ideas? John Howkins has spent…

July 8, 2009

The Future of Cities

The next generation of social entrepreneurs has arrived.  Echoing Green is a global nonprofit organization…

July 15, 2009

Leading for Learning

This week on Smart City, Philip Schlechty of the Schlechty Center joins us to talk…

July 22, 2009

Creative Tourism

This week on Smart City, we're talking about different ways of seeing a city.  First…

July 29, 2009

Walking the Walk

This week on the show we'll have a conversation with our favorite economist:Joe Cortright of…

August 6, 2009

All for Good

As that old Captain and Tenille song says "Love Will Keep Us Together" but today…

September 2, 2009

$20 Per Gallon

If you think gas is expensive at the peak of summer driving season, try to…

August 19, 2009

Sustainable Communities

The City of Chicago is celebrating 100 years of Daniel Burnham.  Ever the local hero,…

September 9, 2009

Brick City

Today on Smart City we'll talk to the executive producers of the Sundance channel series…

September 17, 2009

Battling Climate Change

This week on the show we're tackling climate change on two fronts.  First we'll speak…

October 7, 2009

Walk More

This week on Smart City we'll talk to the creator of one of my favorite…

October 21, 2009

Detroit and Mumbai

Detroit is in the news again with Time Magazine launching a bureau of sorts from…

October 14, 2009

Randy Gragg and Ed Glaeser

This week on Smart City we'll examine cities in history and how their past shapes…

November 5, 2009

Issue Nine

In Cincinnati, a clumsily written ballot measure would effectively strangle any rail project in the…

October 28, 2009

Createhere and SparkCon

First we'll speak with Helen Johnson and Josh McManus. They lead a group called CreateHere,…

November 10, 2009

Createhere and SparkCon

Today on Smart City we're talking with people who have discovered new ways of attracting…

November 10, 2009

SUNY and Lurie Garden

Today we're talking to the creator of one of my favorite places.  Katherine Gustafson is…

November 20, 2009

Fixing Cities

Today we'll talk to two people who are working to fix problems in cities. The…

November 29, 2009

Urban Gardening and PSU

Portland State University is in the heart of downtown Portland, Oregon.  It flanks the city's…

December 2, 2009

Get Off the Couch

Pittsburgh is the nation's surprising comeback city.  From its industrial past, Pittsburgh has become a…

December 9, 2009

Designing Big Ideas

Today we're talking about big ideas and big change. First we'll talk with Tim Brown,…

December 17, 2009

Christmas in the City 2009

Today on the show we're kick starting the holiday season with a program about celebrating…

December 22, 2009

Volunteers and Design

Ten years ago, two undergrads from Yale noticed the fundamental gap between their university and…

December 30, 2009

Anne Lutz Fernandez is the co-author of CarJacked: The Culture of the Automobile & its…

March 30, 2010

Mike Shea is the Republican political consultant who was the chief strategist of the Louisville/Jefferson…

April 1, 2010

Government 2.0

Tim O'Reilly is the founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media, one of the world's leading…

April 1, 2010