The Johnny Appleseed Of Livable Communities

Writer Tony Hiss interviews New urbanist Dan Burden about his vision for the post-sprawl landscape of the U.S.
November 7, 2001, 7am PST | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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Burden is part of the suddenly arrived profession that promotes these new kinds of communities. Perhaps half a dozen groups of itinerant designers and facilitators are now crisscrossing the country conducting workshops with local residents. They're exploring the possibilities of changing streets and buildings in ways that would add pleasure and reassurance to towns, making it easier for people to meet up with one another and stay in touch with each other's lives.

Thanks to Congress on New Urbanism

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Published on Tuesday, November 6, 2001 in Sierra Club
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