Zoning The Incidental Metropolis

The urban planning of the Burning Man Festival's "incidental metropolis," Black Rock City, shows what makes a city work and what is essential to a community.
June 18, 2004, 2pm PDT | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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"What happens when a band of naked, fire-worshipping anarchists attract a massive following? Well, they become a city -- a city with infrastructure, departments, city services, subdivided blocks and, yes, even that apogee of municipal control: zoning."

Thanks to Kaye Simonson

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Published on Tuesday, June 15, 2004 in The San Francisco Chronicle
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