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In Pontevedra, efforts to turn streets over to people has improved quality of life -- and proven politically popular.
Ignacio Amigo August 30, 2017
Findings offer insight for countries across the world dealing with spiking rates of driving and increasing car-focused urban planning.
David Hatch January 27, 2017

The mayor ordered red lines to be painted on sidewalks to create a pathway for pedestrians and a zone for vendors, Africa Rizing reports. 

November 4, 2015
Assessing the legacy of a Korean neighborhood's month-long experiment in car-free living.
Anna Valmero October 23, 2015

Brighter street lights, reduced speeds and more crosswalks are among the ways that cities can encourage walking, the U. S. Surgeon General says.  

October 12, 2015

The city council would better integrate sidewalks, footpaths, bike lanes and green space into transport planning, Urb.im reports. 

July 16, 2015

The dearth of pedestrian-friendly designs in China’s rapidly changing urban landscape is contributing to soaring obesity rates among the middle class, City Lab reports. 

November 27, 2014

The U. S. capital has a healthy mix of walkable environs both in its downtown and in outlying suburbs, according to Smart Growth America.

June 18, 2014

New materials are being introduced that make sidewalks safer, more comfortable and capable of generating energy, City Lab reports. 

June 4, 2014

The Desert Rose smart city in Dubai would use sewage water for irrigation and emphasize recycling, Emirates 24/7 reports. 

June 3, 2014
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