Heavy Traffic Means Less Social Streets

Streetfilms looks back at Professor Donald Appleyard's pioneering work observing the social life of streets, which proved that streets with less traffic fostered more social interactions than those with heavy traffic.

Elizabeth Press introduces the film:

"This video explores three studies in "Livable Streets" that measured, for the first time, the effect of traffic on our social interactions and how we perceive our own homes and neighborhoods."

Full Story: Revisiting Donald Appleyard's Livable Streets


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