Speed

"One of the reasons Amsterdam feels so cozy," says my workmate as we walk along busy Vijzelstraat on a sunny Saturday afternoon, "…is that everything is moving so slow."  For a packed city street with throngs of people, bicycles of all configurations nipping alon Opinion
Apr 28, 2013   By Ian Sacs
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs basically says that some needs supercede others. Jarrett Walker argues that the need for speed on transit ranks significantly higher than placemaking, fun and other "self-actualizing" concerns.
May 25, 2010   Human Transit
<p>Optical illusions painted on the streets of Philadelphia are being tested out as a method for getting drivers to slow down.</p>
Jun 21, 2008   Telegraph