Gentrification—more wealthy people moving into lower-income communities—often faces opposition, sometimes for the wrong reasons. It is important to consider all benefits and costs when formulating urban development policies.
There’s very little that differentiates proposals by four distinguished planning and design firms to better connect my university to its immediate neighborhood and the wider city. Why is that, and does it have to be that way?
One set of infographic, called "Painting by Numbers" is from an exhibit at London's Transport Museum, which features a "whole bunch of infographicy posters all arguing the benefits of public transportation in a decidedly early 1900s style," writes Eric Limer. A classic example from this exhibit: