Our Most Popular Stories This Week (Jan 29 - Feb 2, 2018)


Here's what was shared and read the most on our site this week:

The Sidewalk Mistake our Cities Need to Stop Making

by Rachel Quednau | January 29, 2018

Simple steps could make life much easier for people on foot. Why aren't our cities taking them?

A Review of the White House Infrastructure Plan

by Charles Marohn | January 29, 2018

A review of the White House infrastructure plan reveals a few rough spots, but also a lot to like.

Rough Waters: Gentrification and Cataclysmic Money

by Daniel Herriges | January 30, 2018

An all-or-nothing development environment creates a built-in bias toward big actors who can weather wide market swings and are in a position to exploit them for profit.

The False Promise of Trickle-Down Urbanism

by Arian Horbovetz | January 31, 2018

Yet another reason not to build a new stadium in your city.

Nominate your city for our 3rd annual Strongest Town Contest!

by Strong Towns | January 31, 2018

Applications are now open for #StrongestTown 2018.

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(Top photo source: Alice Donovan Rouse)


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