[Ci1] Amenities matter, but maybe not as much as other things.
[Ci2] DC is being sued for gentrification. I’m sure this will become a lot better when Amazon moves in.
[Ci3] Richard Florida (!!) has a good piece on the potential problems of mega-regions.
[Ci4] A look at the square urbanism of Savannah.
[Ci5] No, no, no, this is moving things in the wrong direction. #BanCities #CountiesInstead
[Ci6] According to some new research, segregation comes at a cost.
[Ci8] Sometimes our preconception of what world cities are “like” are more imaginary than real and the reality is more humdrum. I was watching a TV show that takes place in Berlin recently, and I was struck by the family’s suburban home and how it could have taken place anywhere.
[Ci9] Robert Poole argues that urbanists need to stop trying to get commuters out of their cars.