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Former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith was unopposed in his quest for reelection in 2012. He resigned from office this year to run for governor of Arizona, but was defeated in the Republican primary by Doug Ducey, failing to win a single county. Mark Peterson/Redux

Former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith was unopposed in his quest for reelection in He resigned from office this year to run for governor of Arizona, but was defeated in the Republican primary by Doug Ducey, failing to win a single county.

Q: Why, when you drive into Phoenix SkyHarbor International Airport, is there a sign that says there are three terminals: 2, 3 and 4

PHX ~Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport 3400 East Sky Harbor Boulevard Phoenix, AZ 85034 (c)

What makes a TED Talk go viral? These 5 nonverbal patterns may explain | TED Blog

What makes a TED Talk go viral? These 5 nonverbal patterns may explain | TED Blog

Jane Jacobs' book The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1951) is perhaps the most famous single piece of writing about urban design.

If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

"The Death and Life of Great American Cities" - Jane Jacobs "attack on current city planning and rebuilding." How would Grand Avenue sit with JJ?

A Newburgh street.

Resurrecting Newburgh, the once-grand American city that had its heart torn out

Sixty miles north of Manhattan, Newburgh is one of the most architecturally significant of US cities. But its proud history has been undermined by organised crime, drugs and decay – and its struggle to recover is a test-case for the nation

The Buckhorn Mineral Baths opened in 1939 and have been an occasional stop for spring training baseball players in the Cactus League for more than 50 years. Mark Peterson/Redux

The Buckhorn Mineral Baths opened in 1939 and have been an occasional stop for spring training baseball players in the Cactus League for more than 50 years.

With 450,000 residents spread over nearly 140 square miles, Mesa is very sparsely populated for an urban area. By comparison, Washington, D.C.’s population, while 40 percent larger, resides in an area half Mesa’s size. But new developments, including new apartment buildings and a light rail system, might change that. Fiesta Mall, depicted here, lies in the heart of Mesa’s slowly urbanizing downtown. Mark Peterson/Redux

With 450,000 residents spread over nearly 140 square miles, Mesa is very sparsely populated for an urban area. By comparison, Washington, D.C.’s population, while 40 percent larger, resides in an area half Mesa’s size. But new developments, including new apartment buildings and a light rail system, might change that. Fiesta Mall, depicted here, lies in the heart of Mesa’s slowly urbanizing downtown. Mark Peterson/Redux

Designers Envision Philly Island With Sky Farm, Marina and More – Next City

Designers Envision Philly Island With Sky Farm, Marina and

The city finished construction of the Mesa Arts Center in 2005. With four performing arts venues, five art galleries, 14 art studios and numerous classes available to the public, the center is the largest such complex in Arizona and is a centerpiece of the city’s developing downtown. In 2012, the Mesa Arts Center hosted a debate for Republican presidential contenders. Mark Peterson/Redux

The city finished construction of the Mesa Arts Center in 2005. With four performing arts venues, five art galleries, 14 art studios and numerous classes available to the public, the center is the largest such complex in Arizona and is a centerpiece of the city’s developing downtown. In 2012, the Mesa Arts Center hosted a debate for Republican presidential contenders. Mark Peterson/Redux

Despite the brutal toll the 2008 financial crisis took on Mesa, the city is continuing to lure in development through pro-growth conservative governance. Last February, Mesa scored a major coup when Apple announced it would construct a new synthetic glass production facility that will create 700 full-time jobs and 1,300 part-time construction jobs. Mesa’s downtown now boasts five liberal arts colleges and a new local hospital.

Despite the brutal toll the 2008 financial crisis took on Mesa, the city is continuing to lure in development through pro-growth conservative governance. Last February, Mesa scored a major coup when Apple announced it would construct a new synthetic glass production facility that will create 700 full-time jobs and 1,300 part-time construction jobs. Mesa’s downtown now boasts five liberal arts colleges and a new local hospital.

Mesa is still very much car country: Despite having a larger population than Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Miami and Minneapolis, pedestrians are few and far between. Mark Peterson/Redux

Mesa is still very much car country: Despite having a larger population than Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Miami and Minneapolis, pedestrians are few and far between.

Castle Hill, #Newport #RI  Those were the good old days!!

Castle Hill, Newport RI I want this house, how super cute is that turret. We all should have turrets on our houses.

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