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Mirik Milan says that as cities look to copy the role he made famous, they should hire 'somebody that really knows nightlife'.
Gregory Scruggs May 1, 2017
Startblok Riekerhaven is a ‘European laboratory’ for housing and integrating a wave of refugees.
Letty Reimerink December 8, 2016

The community in the city of Almere would harvest rainwater, grow its own food and monitor energy use with sensors, Business Insider reports. 

October 7, 2016
Once deserted, Buiksloterham is emerging as a creative hub of the 'circular economy.'
Letty Reimerink March 18, 2016
At the 'In Limbo Embassy', migrants get to lead the conversation on their future in Europe.
Letty Reimerink September 17, 2015

Alternatives to legal tender, popular among millennials, ensure that money stays within cities or neighborhoods, the New York Times reports.  

August 10, 2015

The Dutch capital has a knack for reimagining historic properties such as a tram depot and church to save them from demolition, Citinerary reports. 

August 5, 2015

Trash cans designed by a Finnish startup tweet when full, allowing municipalities to maximize waste-management resources, Politico.eu reports. 

July 28, 2015

The robotic 3D-printing technology could help Amsterdam and other cities reduce construction costs and time, The Pop-Up City reports.

July 14, 2015
With a visitor surge crowding space in central Amsterdam, the city is marketing its neighborhoods as an alternative for tourists.
Letty Reimerink March 26, 2015

The bike-rental service provides tourists with an opportunity to meet locals and pick up tips about cycling around Amsterdam, The Pop-Up City reports. 

March 4, 2015

The city sheltered 165 undocumented immigrants in a former prison to help them build asylum cases and receive medical care, CityMetric reports.

September 25, 2014
An app heavily used in Amsterdam makes it easy for neighbors to borrow power drills, ladders and other stuff from each other — and also aspires to build community.
Letty Reimerink September 4, 2014

In Stockholm, the share of non-motorized travel jumped by 11 percent in just two years, according to a recent report by the European Environment Agency.

December 15, 2013
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