What makes a city work? How can we create walkable and vibrant neighbourhoods that invite people to linger, not loiter? Let's talk about street corners, public spaces, transit and busy sidewalks. "It's all about the corner" - Jane Jacobs
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
A Return to a Walkable Neighbourhood?
There's a growing trend in some forward thinking communities toward creating a neighbourhood that encourages walking first, driving last.
According to this intriguing article in the NY Times, people are willing to pay more for homes that offer this option.