"Much has been written about how to create a family-friendly city (i.e have lots of parks,family programs, build larger condos etc.). But, I don’t yet have a kid, I have a baby whose needs are somewhat different than those of an older child. As a result, I am learning that cities aren’t as baby-friendly as they could be," writes Glover.
Glover describes her recommendations as especially pertinent following the recent U.S. Census data finding a baby boom in urban areas. "It’s time that cities paid more attention to the needs of young families," says Glover.
Among Glover's recommendations: