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Walkable City Rules : 101 Steps to Making Better Places

Speck, Jeff
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Island Press
Published: December 31, 2018
ISBN: 9781610918985
240 pages
Country of publication: United States


Nearly every US city would like to be more walkable-for reasons of health, wealth, and the environment-yet few aretaking the proper steps to get there. The goals are often clear, but the path is seldom easy. Jeff Speck’s follow up to his Walkable City is the resource that cities and citizens need to usher in an era of renewed street life.

Walkable CityRules is a doer’s guide to making change in cities, and making it now. The 101 rules are practical yet engaging-worded for arguments at the planning commission, illustrated for clarity, andpacked with specifications as well as data. For ease of use, the rules are grouped into 19 chapters that cover everythingfrom selling walkability, to getting the parking right, escaping automobilism, making comfortable spaces and interestingplaces, and doing it now!Walkable City was written to inspire; Walkable City Rules was written to enable.

It is the most comprehensive tool availablefor bringing the latest and most effective city-planning practices to bear in your community. The content and presentation make it a force multiplier for place-makers and change-makers everywhere.

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