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Cityscape

Cityscape focuses on urban life in our metro area. Topics range from urban design and architecture to transportation, highways, traffic, transit, walking and biking. Cityscape also examines important urban issues — such as real estate development, education, crime, poverty and family life — as well as the arts, sports and entertainment in our community.

The complex role of malls: private but sort-of-public spaces

If Victor Gruen had had his way, there would have been no doubt; modern shopping malls would be public space.