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Bogota Plans Mass Tactical Urbanism Offensive | Planetizen

Bogota Plans Mass Tactical Urbanism Offensive | Planetizen | walkability | Scoop.it
This weekend, Bogota, Colombia will launch its second 100en1día (100 in 1 day) event, a blitz of urban interventions meant to multiply the impact of citywide citizen activism exponentially. Cities across the world are following ...

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Ephemera as a Form of Urban Design | Harvard University Graduate School of Design Executive Education

Ephemera as a Form of Urban Design | Harvard University Graduate School of Design Executive Education | walkability | Scoop.it
At Harvard GSD Executive Education, industry and academia’s foremost leaders join with accomplished design and real estate professionals from around the world.

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For Public Areas, as for Redevelopment, a Shift to Tactical Approaches | Sustainable Cities Collective

For Public Areas, as for Redevelopment, a Shift to Tactical Approaches | Sustainable Cities Collective | walkability | Scoop.it
The structures that brought prominence to tactical urbanism—and that are in the city most receptive to the movement—are the “parklets” dotted throughout San Francisco.

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Shareable: Translating Tactical Urbanism: An Interview with Javier Vergara Petrescu

Shareable: Translating Tactical Urbanism: An Interview with Javier Vergara Petrescu | walkability | Scoop.it
RT @PublicSpaceLab: New in @enablingcity's Global Innovators Series—Chile, Translating #TacticalUrbanism @vergarapetresc @ciudademergente
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Book: Handmade Urbanism. From community initiatives to ...

Book: Handmade Urbanism. From community initiatives to ... | walkability | Scoop.it
Just a book recommendation to rethink the very concept of urbanism and learn from bottom up initiatives. An empathic city may only be posible if engaged citizens cooperate to solve local problems and increase the wellbeing ...

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Bottom-Up Urbanism: Do Not Plan, Play The City!

Bottom-Up Urbanism: Do Not Plan, Play The City! | walkability | Scoop.it
Amsterdam is brimming with opportunities for bottom-up urbanism and community control. Urban Times spoke with Ekim Tan, the founder of Play the City Foundation, about her involvement in the self-organised Amsterdam project, 'Freezing Favela'.

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Tactical Urbanism Builds Better Blocks and Streets

Tactical Urbanism Builds Better Blocks and Streets | walkability | Scoop.it
From Citiwire.net: By Sam Newberg Tactical urbanism is blossoming in the United States, bringing the opportunity to change how we look at our neighborhoods and cities, and most important, how we improve them.

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New Urbanisim: There goes the neighborhood - WAFF

New Urbanisim: There goes the neighborhood - WAFF | walkability | Scoop.it
New Urbanisim: There goes the neighborhood WAFF Communities, like Providence, are sprouting up across the country with an emphasis on community and convenience, and what you see in Providence from a construction standpoint is definitely new...
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Dublin Adopts Urban Hacking As A City-Making Tool — The Pop-Up City

Dublin Adopts Urban Hacking As A City-Making Tool — The Pop-Up City | walkability | Scoop.it
During our two-week Blogger in Residency in Dublin earlier this month we discovered quite an innovative approach to urban planning and development that other cities around the globe could learn from.

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The Tactics That Be: Contesting Tactical Urbanism in New Orleans ...

The Tactics That Be: Contesting Tactical Urbanism in New Orleans ... | walkability | Scoop.it
For Horn, the most outspoken critic of the parkette program, along with her neighbors and fellow long-term residents, the parkettes serve as a stand-in for the much broader, amorphous, and rather uncritically-received tactical urbanism ...

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Project for Public Spaces | Book Review: Handmade Urbanism ...

Project for Public Spaces | Book Review: Handmade Urbanism ... | walkability | Scoop.it
As citizen-driven urban action becomes increasingly potent and well-disseminated, the tension between spontaneous, bottom-up improvements and top-down planning and policy is thrown into higher and higher relief.

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A Prescription for Plazas and Public Spaces

A Prescription for Plazas and Public Spaces | walkability | Scoop.it
Nationwide, urban pedestrian zones — “parklets,” plazas and public spaces — are growing in popularity, as city dwellers seek alternatives to suburbs and cars.

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Ciudades a escala humana: Adaptive cities: co-design for social creativity

Ciudades a escala humana: Adaptive cities: co-design for social creativity | walkability | Scoop.it

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City Links: Public Transportation, Infrastructure and Equality - The Blue Review

City Links: Public Transportation, Infrastructure and Equality - The Blue Review | walkability | Scoop.it
The Blue Review
City Links: Public Transportation, Infrastructure and Equality
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But both cities—and dozens more across the country—replaced their people movers with roadways. Now, SLC has invested millions to ...
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I'M A CITY CHANGER

I'm a City Changer is a worldwide campaign with the aim of sensitizing and creating awareness among citizens on urban issues to achieve better cities. It is ...
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