Wired Magazine figures out what the planning world already knows- that there is a need to shift planning policies away from auto-oriented development and towards the pedestrian.
Feb 23, 2009 Wired
Public plazas have been cropping up along Broadway and Madison Square in New York, occupying spaces that were once traffic lanes.
Sep 25, 2008 USA Today
<p>A new San Francisco plan seeks to follow in the footsteps of cities like Copenhagen and Portland in revitalizing streets, alleys, medians, and crosswalks. The goal is to bring the city's outdoors to its 'rightful place as the center of civic life.'</p>
Jun 10, 2008 The San Francisco Chronicle
<p>This video from <em>StreetFilm</em> shows the extensive traffic calming efforts taken by one beach community in Australia.</p>
Mar 19, 2008 Streetsblog