Monthly Archives: December 2012

LA OKs key financing for downtown streetcar

Voters in downtown Los Angeles have approved key financing for a $125-million streetcar project, according to an article in the Los Angeles Times. The streetcar would run mainly along Broadway, and Hill and Figueroa streets, three of downtown’s main arteries, … Continue reading

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10 ways to make cities more walkable

Seattle has a number of walkable neighborhoods, from Capitol Hill to Belltown. An article in The Atlantic Cities offers 10 tips for making cities more walkable Ballard is an urban village and a fun place to walk. Photo by Clair … Continue reading

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