Heavy Traffic Means Less Social Streets

Streetfilms looks back at Professor Donald Appleyard's pioneering work observing the social life of streets, which proved that streets with less traffic fostered more social interactions than those with heavy traffic.
January 23, 2011, 1pm PST | Tim Halbur
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Comments

Elizabeth Press introduces the film:

"This video explores three studies in "Livable Streets" that measured, for the first time, the effect of traffic on our social interactions and how we perceive our own homes and neighborhoods."

Revisiting Donald Appleyard's Livable Streets from STREETFILMS on Vimeo.

Full Story:
Published on Friday, January 21, 2011 in Streetfilms
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email