Walkable cities and communities where people get around on foot are more alive
Even after a few minutes in heavy traffic many drivers show signs of road rage. Something that also increase their risk of heart attacks, accidents and stress - Compare that to walking a few minutes in nature and the exact opposite is more likely to happen
When people are buying or renting houses and apartments walkability is one of the most influencing factors of how attractive a place is considered to be
A city that is both good for people and for the planet is a lot about walking, trees, city ecology and interesting ( and complicated) cityscapes - And very little about cars
One of the strongest lines of defense against rising sea levels and climate change can be coastal trails on dykes
We humans put a great pressure on Earth, if we had to carry all our stuff, our impact on the planet would most likely be much smaller
Both trails and relational eating can connect the back-country with life in the cities, to the benefits of all
Logbook 10. August 2018 - Sketching up strange Ideas for a more sustainable city, if we use public transportation and walk more, then maybe we can use the parking spaces for something new.