Walking

Pedestrians and their environments

National homebuilders: Laggards on global warming

With few exceptions, America’s largest homebuilders are slower than companies in other fields to act on environmental concerns.

Is city-making a science?

Geoffrey West, a 70-year-old physicist, thinks he has identified what makes a city grow and thrive — or stagnate and fail.

New section of High Line

New section of High Line

Source: New York Times

High Line map

High Line map

Source: New York Times

Where have all the mailboxes gone?

A neighborhood fixture has been a long time passing.

Eastlake Elementary in Daybreak

Eastlake Elementary in Daybreak

A school that is imbedded in the neighborhood and walkable to most students. Photo by Michael Hathorne

How design can influence walking to school

A mother is cited for allowing her child to walk to school; meanwhile, a study proves that walkable design influences behavior due to perceptions of safety.

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