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Hobsonville Point high density development study findings

On Jun 9, 2020
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RT @GreaterAKL: Surprise, people like density when it's done well. Lost count of how many times we've been told NZers only want car dependant sprawl. https://t.co/QAueIMzBFh
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Density can create walkable communities with spirit, a new study shows.

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On Jun 9, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @GreaterAKL: Surprise, people like density when it's done well. Lost count of how many times we've been told NZers only want car dependant sprawl. https://t.co/QAueIMzBFh
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Hobsonville Point high density development study findings

Hobsonville Point high density development study findings

Density can create walkable communities with spirit, a new study shows.

To build safe streets, we need to address racism in urban design

To build safe streets, we need to address racism in urban design

Investing in infrastructure and street design might not be enough to build safe street as data shows that, nationally, street safety is dictated by race and class.

When Anti-Displacement Means Segregation

When Anti-Displacement Means Segregation

"Community preference" has a dark side.

UL Interview: Theaster Gates on Building Communities by Breaking Rules

UL Interview: Theaster Gates on Building Communities by Breaking Rules

Internationally acclaimed artist and urban planner Theaster Gates, whose rise to prominence began with his use of art and culture to revive underserved neighborhoods in his hometown of ...

Portland Throwing its Pioneering Neighborhood System Under the Bus

Portland Throwing its Pioneering Neighborhood System Under the Bus

A muddled agenda of inclusion seems to be a rationale to eviscerate one of the Oregon city's most lauded civic assets.

LA seeks neighborhood buy-in to boost earthquake preparedness

LA seeks neighborhood buy-in to boost earthquake preparedness

Mayor Garcetti announced "Ready Your LA Neighborhood," a re-emphasis on city preparedness, but the effort may lack community-wide involvement. 

Elevated Chicago: Figuring Out What Works, Together

Elevated Chicago: Figuring Out What Works, Together

ETOD is a development strategy that focuses on areas around transit stops as places to invest in small businesses, housing, public art, green infrastructure and other assets—with the hope ...

The District Has Experienced the Most Intense Gentrification in the Country, Study Says

The District Has Experienced the Most Intense Gentrification in the Country, Study Says

Washington, D.C.'s neighborhoods have experienced intense gentrification, resulting in the displacement of more than 20,000 African American residents from 2000 to 2013, a study released ...