An article by Steven Snell summarizes the drawbacks of building vertical cities.
Aug 9, 2014 Fast Forward Weekly
Planetizen blogger and professional planner Steven Snell pens another dispatch for Fast Forward Weekly. This time he explains the "Slow" ethos—slow food, slow homes, and, yes, slow cities.
Jul 19, 2014 Fast Forward Weekly
Stephen Snell explains how bike-riding collectives change the story about the use of public space.
Jun 4, 2014 Fast Forward Weekly
The concept of the flâneur was created in the 19th century in response to the encroaching speed and efficiency of the Industrial Age. Can the flâneur now fashion a political response to the Age of the Automobile?
Apr 11, 2014 Fast Forward Weekly
Calgary has the largest ecological footprint of any large Canadian municipality. The city council is trying to fix that history with Plan It Calgary, a new land use and transportation plan- and developers are none too pleased.
Sep 14, 2008 Fast Forward Weekly