Monthly Archives: March 2012

Curitiba: the Ultimate City for People

Some statements about Curitiba from Michael O’Hare at CitiesForPeople.net: Curitiba has the highest recycling rate in the World – 70%. Curitiba has bus system that is so good that car traffic decreased by 30% while the population trebled in a … finish reading Curitiba: the Ultimate City for People

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Take Back the City!

City finances have long been under pressure, but the Great Recession and steady attacks on federal and state spending have compounded local financial difficulties. The National League of Cities’ annual research brief, City Fiscal Conditions, documents rapid deterioration. Reported revenue … finish reading Take Back the City!

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