I really wish that you had added the ability to make all pages of the forum have the same layout. I have had my site reviewed a few times, and everyone agrees that the boxes just don't look good and take up way too much space. Can we please add the ability to have the forum landing page look like the sub pages? I put all of my categories and sub-categories into one main category, just to see how this might look.
See how much better this style appears:
than this one?
This would be especially helpful if the post count and view count included counts from the sub-categories and also if there was a way to list the subcategories below each main category, like on this forum for my city: