Healthy, vibrant communities are often places where you can walk safely to school, the grocery store, or just down the street to a neighbors house. Walkable communities are good for our physical health, but also our neighborhood's health. And yet,...

The formulas that guided suburban growth for more than 60 years no longer work. How can suburbs adapt to increasingly complex social, economic, fiscal, and environmental demands? What new approaches can help them secure their futures?

Jeff Speck is an urban designer and author of several books on urban mobility. In this session, Jeff brings in concepts from his new book ...

Walkability is a global movement. Every year walkability professionals come together at the international walking conference, Walk21. In October of this year for the first time the conference was...

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The Island Press Urban Resilience Project, supported by the Kresge Foundation, is working to promote a holistic understanding of resilience that is grounded in equity and sustainability.

This post, by Ben Plowden, was originally published at...

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Cross-posted with permission from the Alliance for Biking & Walking's blog. Does everybody walk and bike, or are there differences in...

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Image: Walkable and Livable Communities (WALC) Institute

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