Suburban Sprawl

Suburban Sprawl

Ontario’s cities would be required to prioritize dense, walkable neighborhoods, public transit and ample green space, The Star reports. 

May 20, 2016
This week’s Habitat III regional meeting for Latin America and the Caribbean took place outside of the usual iconic urban environs. But the workaday capital of Mexico State is exactly the type of city the New Urban Agenda will need to address.
Gregory Scruggs April 20, 2016

American-style subdivisions such as Beijing’s “Orange County” offer refuge from city life but also contribute to auto dependency and sprawl, The City Fix reports. 

June 23, 2015

Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou are among the first wave of China cities that will seek to contain sprawl that consumes forests and farms, China. org.cn reports. 

June 10, 2015

A new study urges city leaders in emerging nations to consider the benefits of urban planning that prioritizes density, walkability and mass transit, The City Fix reports. 

March 26, 2015

The series of highways that encircle Beijing are examples of the sprawl consuming Chinese cities, The Economist reports. 

January 29, 2015

Arizona State University is designing ways of introducing human-scale development to car-dependent areas, according to ASU News.

August 21, 2014

The corridor from Raleigh to Atlanta is beginning to resemble the heavily congested Northeastern U. S., the Washington Post reports. 

August 11, 2014
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