Closing the Door on the Density Debate (Graphic)

Check out the graph below which plots city density against transport related energy use.  As we transition to a resource constrained world, is there any question where we need to head on this curve?

A Few More Reasons for Walkable Cities (Infographics, Yay!)

Here’s another vote for walkable cities.  Beyond the obvious health benefits, the following infographic, from the folks at National Building Museum, makes a compelling argument for the positive financial impact, to a local economy, of not buying so many cars.   No, you aren’t likely to pocket all the savings, but they are much more likely to recycle through your community.

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