(Lydia DePillis)

To create alternatives to downtown, you need transit. [TransportPolitic]

What D.C. loses if the House gets its way. [P&P]

I really think “pet-in” is an unfortunate name for a protest. [Post]

Why Madison is so well set up for protests. [CityBlock]

Spreading bikes to Ward 8. [QuickRelease]

Spec office buildings starting up again in New York. [WSJ]

Southwest waterfront becoming more real. [WBJ]

Today on the market: Ramshackle in Rosedale.