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a hometown tourist

I arrived at my hostel on De Tham Street at 4:45pm, checked in, got to my room shared with nine other ladies, then immediately headed out again to see the city. 1,934 more words


Rethinking Downtown Brampton's streetscape

Main Street looking north at Queen Street, Downtown Brampton

On Thursday, February 23, I went back to my hometown to check out plans for re-configuring Main and Queen Streets in Downtown Brampton… 964 more words

Urban Planning

Blog Post #2

Rockaway Beach 116th Street is the last stop on the A train. There were few people on the train at by this stop. As soon as I got out of the station, I noticed a strange quietness to the place. 429 more words

Miami Sidewalks-- Pedestrians Beware

Miami has a high walkability score (78 out of 100) and ranks as the fifth most walkable city in America. It also has some artfully designed crosswalks. 37 more words


The Street as Sidewalk

I try to avoid walking on streets that lack sidewalks, but that can be hard to do in Japanese small towns. In Konan, for instance, most streets in the older neighborhoods consist of a single lane that must be shared by cars going both directions, pedestrians, and cyclists. 57 more words


the thoughts of sidewalks

older paths hide a wisdom –
under their wrinkles and cracked
complexions, they’ve seen
the worries and grief of people
aware of the anxious steps they… 61 more words


Waterbury kids help seniors after snow storm

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Some kids in Waterbury used their snow day to help others.

On Thursday, most of the state got near, if not more than a… 45 more words