These Curbside Mini-Gardens Could Help Save New York City Billions of Dollars

The city is building a new kind of green space with hidden benefits.

These Curbside Mini-Gardens Could Help Save New York City Billions of Dollars

The city is building a new kind of green space with hidden benefits.

#green city #city greening #smart cities #new urbanism #livable cities  @ 13 hours ago

SMARTs urban study 

it is a great example for well designed data documentation

#smart cities #smart citizen #smart cars #Urban Diversity #urban study #urbanism  @ 5 days ago
#smart architecture #new urbanism #richard sennett #creative cities #creative architecture #New Architecture #smart urban government  @ 2 weeks ago

Komm doch, mach ’nen Köpper!

Wer baut die Stadt? In vielen Metropolen sind es vor allem die großen Investoren. Doch jetzt erobert die digitale Schwarmintelligenz den öffentlichen Raum – mit wunderbaren Idee wie einem Schwimmbad im Fluss. Eine Ortsbesichtigung in New York.

Wer baut die Stadt? In vielen Metropolen sind es vor allem die großen Investoren. Doch jetzt erobert die digitale Schwarmintelligenz den öffentlichen Raum – mit wunderbaren Idee wie einem Schwimmbad im Fluss. Eine Ortsbesichtigung in New York.

#creative cities #smart citizen #new urbanism #Crowd Funding #crowd sourcing #New York City  @ 2 weeks ago

"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."

Steve Jobs (via hatwineandsuit)

one of the best quote about design understanding

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How Transit, Walkability Help Make Cities More Affordable 

#affordabilit #creative cities #smart cities #smart citizen #public transport #urban mobility  @ 2 weeks ago

"Private-sector companies will be the engine of job creation, but the public sector has a critical role to play, too – and it must play that role energetically, not just grudgingly."

#urban economics #new urbanism #smart cities #creative cities #Smart Government  @ 2 weeks ago

Saskia Sassen “the future of smart cities” – presentation 2011

#saskia sassen #smart cities #creative cities #livable cities #new urbanism  @ 4 weeks ago with 2 notes

Should Cities be Built to Make People Happy? 

#smart cities #Urban Diversity #Urban Entrepreneurs #smart architecture #creative cities #livable cities  @ 2 days ago with 1 note

Klug geplant? 

#hamburg #new urbanism #olympics #urban development  @ 1 week ago
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The Rise of Resilience: Linking Resilience and Sustainability in City Planning | The Nature of Cities 

#resilience #resilient cities #smart cities #creative cities #new urbanism #new urban government  @ 2 weeks ago

The Top 30 US Metro Areas for Walkability Herald the End of Car Dominance | Sustainable Cities Collective 

#walkability #new urbanism #walkable cities #smart cities #City Greening  @ 2 weeks ago with 1 note
fastcompany:

Quote Of The Week
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The Hidden Ways Urban Design Segregates The Poor 

The Hidden Ways Urban Design Segregates The Poor

THERE’S A NAME FOR UNCOMFORTABLE BENCHES, HARD-TO-REACH PARKS, AND UBIQUITOUS SURVEILLANCE: DISCIPLINARY ARCHITECTURE.

#livable cities #livability #Poor People #Smart Government #public space  @ 4 weeks ago with 2 notes