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  •  Perception of Safety Plays a Role (1+ / 0-)
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    Odysseus

    for transit ridership in general.  

    These days, many people feel vulnerable to attack when walking from transit stop to destination, especially when there are few other people walking...

    It's interesting to see older movies of urban areas with sidewalks that are actually crowded.

    •  Yes, most cities became mired ... (1+ / 0-)
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      xaxnar

      ... in the obsolete Auto-Uber-Alles mindset over the second half of the last century, and its very much a case by case thing how successful different cities have been at extricating themselves from that.

      And its not just cities that can be made more walkable ~ Suburban Retrofit is a strategy for making walkable sections of originally anti-pedestrian suburban streetscapes.

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      by BruceMcF on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 10:41:57 AM PST

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