What a Transportation Engineer Calls "Walkable"

A transportation engineer sent Charles Marohn a video to prove how walkable his "diverging diamond" overpass design is. Marohn overdubbed his not-so-flattering reply.
November 11, 2011, 11am PST | Tim Halbur
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Previously featured on Planetizen, the "diverging diamond" is a road design strategy that eliminates left turns to supposedly increase pedestrian safety. This video shows a pedestrian's view of the design, with commentary from Marohn over the supposed "walkability":

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Published on Friday, November 11, 2011 in New Urban Network
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