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15-Minute City

April 22, 2021, 7am PDT
With the urban exodus hysteria of the early pandemic in the rearview mirror, urban apologists are staking high ground on urban soil.
Bloomberg Green+CityLab
March 8, 2021, 11am PST
The concept, touted as "hyper-local," can fail to take into account local conditions and historical inequities in American cities.
Bloomberg CityLab
February 14, 2021, 11am PST
What does it mean to be a 15-minute city?
CNU Public Square
January 8, 2021, 8am PST
Rather than trying to meet all of a community's needs within a one-minute radius, Sweden's Street Moves pilot program gives residents the power to decide how street space gets used.
Bloomberg CityLab
December 8, 2020, 6am PST
A new plan under development in Montgomery County, Maryland plots a course change for the famously suburban county.
Greater Greater Washington
November 18, 2020, 11am PST
Raising the bar on the 20-minute neighborhood model, cities around the world are embracing the appeal of the 15-minute city during the coronavirus pandemic.
Bloomberg BusinessWeek
October 19, 2020, 10am PDT
The new 15-Minute City App generates maps which show the number of services and activities within a 15 minute walk, and and therefore whether an area can be considered a 15-minute neighborhood.
15-minute City Map
July 29, 2020, 7am PDT
A Portland, Oregon urban planner is pitching the idea of ACUs, or accessory commercial units, as a means of repairing the effects of excluding retails uses from residential neighborhoods.
Fast Company