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Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge in Los Angeles

New Urbanism Film Festival Presents Its Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge Noodles & New Urbanism, an irreverent monthly meetup focusing on human-scale urban development, in collaboration with the New Urbanism Film Festival presents its brand-new Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge. This contest pairs filmmakers with local LA urbanists to create short (up to five minute) mini-docs exploring urban projects […]

Klyde Warren Park, Dallas

Top Ten Characteristics of a Healthy City

1. Fixed transit, preferably rail, above and below ground. Subways along all major travel corridors; buses or trams on all secondary corridors. Fixed-rail transit helps to guide development and keep the streets busy. When development happens around fixed-transit, it is easy to get around on foot because everything is closer together. On the contrary, when transit […]