Including liveable suburbs, the media and cities, what Turnbull should do on cities policy, public transport, traffic congestion, airport rail, distinctive city architecture, Paris Metro, cycling in Amsterdam, and inner suburban parking All the topics discussed by The Urbanist last month
Articles from The Melbourne Urbanist
Links to ten interesting new articles for urbanists and others from around the traps Friday’s links for urbanists
‘River may be dammed for new tollway’ says The Age. Either Victoria’s Andrews Government has jumped the shark after just one year in office or Fairfax is getting further and further out of its depth Damming an urban river for a damn motorway? Seriously?
Links to nine interesting new articles on cities from around the traps Thursday’s links for urbanists
Residents are increasingly looking to state and local government planners to protect a hard-to-define ambience or a special quality that’s come about serendipitously rather than by design Should the walls come down at the North Fitzroy Star hotel?
There’s lots of support for the principle of congestion charging but many progressives are ambivalent because of concerns about the equity of the policy. That view needs a rethink Are equity concerns with congestion charging a deal breaker?