In this video, Strong Towns contributor and member, Johnny Sanphillippo takes us around Mississauga, Ontaria—a suburb that was caught up in the Growth Ponzi Scheme, then decided to boldly move in a new direction to try to change that.
The result is density without urbanism.
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