Walking & Wandering with Transit

The memory maps from the Green Mapping sessions and Fragmented Geographies will soon be up on Pedestrian City!

In the meantime here are links to two articles promoting the use of public transit.  Through the creation of convenient links between destinations, transit not only promotes and facilitates walking as a primary means of transportation for daily errands; it can also encourage the exploration of nearby city centres and other points of interest.

The third article is about an innovative Le Corbusier-inspired design proposal in Rio de Janeiro.

Hop on: A guide to the benefits of green transit

Streetcar Revival: Will Your Town Be Next?

Cities of Tomorrow – Will Rio lead the way?

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s