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Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time

Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time

by Jeff Speck

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780865477728
Pages: 320
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 8 Mb
Date posting: 2021-04-10
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Jeff Speck has dedicated his career to determining what makes cities thrive. And he has boiled it down to one key factor: walkability. The very idea of a modern metropolis evokes visions of bustling sidewalks, vital mass transit, and a vibrant, pedestrian-friendly urban core. But in the typical American city, the car is still king, and downtown is a place that’s easy to drive to but often not worth arriving at. Making walkability happen is relatively easy and ...