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All things urban, from @theatlantic.
Oct 18, 2018
· 13 min read
A Step-by-Step Guide for Fixing Badly Planned American Cities
An excerpt from Jeff Speck’s
Sep 11, 2018
· 16 min read
Why Did America Give Up on Mass Transit? (Don’t Blame Cars.)
Streetcar, bus, and metro systems have been ignoring one lesson for 100 years: Service drives demand.
Aug 21, 2018
· 7 min read
What Ends Up On the Sidewalk
Sidewalks are a last shred of safe public space. No wonder we’re fighting
Aug 10, 2018
· 10 min read
The Case for Rooms
It’s time to end the tyranny of open-concept interior design
Aug 8, 2018
· 5 min read
AR Is Transforming Tech. What Can It Do for Cities?
If it isn’t already there, augmented reality is coming to a device near you. Cities need to work to ensure that AR makes the leap from “cool