Edited by John December.
These pages present information about pedestrian-oriented places, enabled by transit, which are pleasant and healthy locations to live, work, shop, and play. Read more about. Comments? Email email@example.com with the subject line
What's New?Additions and updates to this site.
Latest: Added book notes for Where We Want to Live.
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NewsArticle feeds and links to periodicals or blogs about people places issues.
· Planetizen feed
ViewsIdeas or opinion pieces about improving people-oriented places.
· Idea: The Transit Home
· Idea: Parking Cash-Out
CasesAccounts of actual, operating places that support people-orientation.
· Best Walking Cities in America
· Home Zones
VideosPresentations on the theory and practice of urban spaces.
· Andrés Duany lecture in San Antonio
BooksBooks and notes about urban studies and criticism, history, planning, architecture, transportation, and cultural geography.
Cities by John Reader.
The Wealth of Cities by John Norquist.
LinksWeb sites about human mobility, transportation, and urban concepts.
· Walkable Communities
· Surface Transportation Policy Project
· Kindred Sites
TermsVocabulary words and links to glossaries showing areas of interest.
· Transit-Oriented Development
· Complete Street
FactsPerspective on making places more friendly for people, with citation links.
Example: Over 3,200 people dead each day in traffic accidents--World report on road traffic injury prevention