The urban #mobility challenge isn't one of budget or space. It's about priorities & perspective. Via @ThinkCritical12 pic.twitter.com/GtPudMF8lO

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The urban mobility challenge isn't one of budget or space. It's about priorities & perspective.

Floating mid-block bus stop from Mass DOT's Separated Bike Lane Guide. Click image for link to full guide and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa

Floating mid-block bus stop from Mass DOT's Separated Bike Lane Guide.

’Moscow – Towards a Great City for People’ produced by Gehl Architects

Jan Gehl's study of Moscow highlights 6 elements of a healthy transportation network. These regional factors are important to keep in mind at all times.

To encourage the effective design of public space, Gehl Architects has made a checklist of 12 qualities that public spaces should aspire to.  These, he clusters under the categories of “Protection”, “Comfort” and “Delight”. They make sense on an experiential level.  If you want to do an interesting exercise keep this checklist handy the next time you go on a walk around your neighbourhood. Source: http://courses.washington.edu/gehlstud/WEBSITE_CONTENT/Resources/R_gehlqualitycriteria.pdf

12 Qualities That Public Spaces Should Aspire to Meet (Source: Gehl Architects)

It’s Getting Hot in Here: Designing Green Cities - Infographic From C40 Cities: “Pulling from many examples across leading C40 cities like Stockholm and Portland, the Green & Smart Guidelines are based on the principle that a few key actions taken by...

It’s Getting Hot in Here: Designing Green Cities - Infographic From Cities: “Pulling from many examples across leading cities like Stockholm and Portland, the Green Smart Guidelines are based on the principle that a few key actions taken by.

Designing green and blue infrastructure to support healthy urban living - Adaptive Circular Cities

There is a growing awareness in cities throughout the world that green and blue infrastructure can offer a wide range of ecosystem services to support a healthy urban environment. For example, landscape architects explore possibilities.

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