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The woman who fought City Hall and helped bring down the most powerful man in New York (changing the direction of urban planning in America in the process) - Jane Jacobs

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from Grist

Jane Jacobs and the book that inspired a revolution

The Jane Jacobs Century On the occasion of what would have been her 100th birthday, a look back at just how and why Jacobs’ insights on cities have proved so enduring.

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Jane Jacobs, Patron Saint of Urbanism, on streets and city vitality.

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from the Guardian

The battle of Jane Jacobs and Bob Moses for the streets of New York

Jane Jacobs set the agenda for urban planning for half a century. But was she right asks Christopher Turner

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Jane Jacobs, one of the greatest urban theorists of our time. She had written a number of influential books including "The Death and Life of Great American Cities"

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from Curbed

Everything You Need to Know About Jane Jacobs in Illustrated Form

In honor of her 100th birthday, explore Jane Jacobs’s contributions to the city. | #curbed | #janejacobs #urban #planning #urbanist #cities #planners #civic #buildings #walkable

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