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A greenway is more than just a pretty park — it's a catalyst for change

On Aug 18, 2020
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Greenways offer a breath of fresh air, but when planning and building them, leaders must realize their full potential for social and economic impact.

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On Aug 18, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Greenways offer a breath of fresh air, but when planning and building them, leaders must realize their full potential for social and economic impact https://t.co/f5A30nLULt
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A greenway is more than just a pretty park — it's a catalyst for change

A greenway is more than just a pretty park — it's a catalyst for change

Greenways offer a breath of fresh air, but when planning and building them, leaders must realize their full potential for social and economic impact.

It's time for cities to reclaim their streets

It's time for cities to reclaim their streets

After more than 100 years of designing cities around the needs of vehicles, it will ironically be advancements in car design that force cities to rethink their layouts.

Atlanta finds new ways to create a greener, more equitable future

Atlanta finds new ways to create a greener, more equitable future

City Hall, which recently combined its sustainability and equity offices, has incorporated equity into ambitious plans to reach 100 percent clean energy by 2035 and a resilience strategy ...

Why Greenway Parks Cause Greater Gentrification

Why Greenway Parks Cause Greater Gentrification

While parks and green spaces are often linked to gentrification in cities, certain types and characteristics of parks play a much greater role than others.

After COVID-19, What’s Next for Landscape Architecture?

After COVID-19, What’s Next for Landscape Architecture?

The COVID-19 pandemic brings many challenges, but also presents opportunities for landscape architects to help build more equitable green spaces and cities.

Why Zoning is Key to Combatting Climate Change

Why Zoning is Key to Combatting Climate Change

To more effectively combat climate change, it is past time that we rethink zoning – a pervasive regulatory instrument that affects every aspect of the built environment in cities around the ...

The Scales of Gentrification

The Scales of Gentrification

"Gentrification" means as many different things as there are cities dealing with its impact. But are cities effectively dealing with its impact, either positive or negative?

From the Rehearsal to the Annual Meeting: What can scientific community managers learn from collective organizing in other situations?

From the Rehearsal to the Annual Meeting: What can scientific community managers learn from collective organizing in other situations?

What do local campaigns, extinction rebellion protests, and a society of learned individuals have in common? Arielle Bennett-Lovell digs deeper.