The Simplest Way to Avoid Bad Street Design: Copy the Ones That Work, The Diverging Economies of L.A. and San Francisco, and more...

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Friday, April 29, 2016

The Simplest Way to Avoid Bad Street Design: Copy the Ones That Work

Models matter. Let’s design more streets like the streets we already love.

Jeff Speck

The Diverging Economies of L.A. and San Francisco

A conversation with Michael Storper, the author of a new book on why San Francisco has outperformed L.A. in recent decades.

Richard Florida

Portland Bids Farewell to Its 'Bowie vs. Prince' Bike Ride

Baby, that was much too fast.

Laura Bliss

Phoenix's Incredibly Gruesome Graphic Novels Emphasize Bike Safety

“You can see his brain!"

John Metcalfe

What Are Trees Worth to Cities?

Meet the U.S. Forest Service scientist putting a dollar value on urban forests.

Laura Bliss

The Extraordinary Lives of Istanbul's Street Cats

A new documentary follows some of the city’s famous felines as they navigate the ever-changing urban environment.

Jennifer Hattam

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