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Seattle’s bike lanes shaped by Strava

Strava is quickly becoming a valuable data source for city planners eager to demonstrate the impact of new and improved paths and bike lanes. The company even created a spin-off— 217 more words

City Planners face off with Student Board

By J1 Reporter Shannon McSweeney

Picture this: hordes of multi-colored high schoolers flooding 72nd Street, cutting off all means of escape. This is what Walk-A-Thon (WAT) could be, if it weren’t for the tireless planning and coordination of both Student Board and Omaha’s city planners. 227 more words

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American Planners and Parking

By Dom Nozzi

December 13, 2005

I emailed an important chapter of Donald Shoup’s highly influential and important The Cost of Free Parking to a number of colleagues in late 2005. 801 more words

Transportation

The Enormous Irony: City and County Planners Are Increasingly the Biggest Obstacles to Beneficial Community Change

By Dom Nozzi

May 24, 2009

Wouldn’t it make sense that town planners employed by local government were the leading advocates for quality of life improvements in communities? 497 more words

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