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“En el siglo XXI convertirse en una ciudad inteligente es la única opción”

El exvicealcalde de Seúl Sang Bum Kim defiende la importancia del 'big data' para predecir las necesidades de los habitantes de núcleos urbanos<p>Más …

The Wastelands of Urban Renewal

Through large-scale demolition and clearance, American urban renewal waged a war on perceived waste—and created a new tide of it.<p><i>This post is part of a CityLab series on wastelands, and what we squander, discard, and fritter away.</i><p>“Urban renewal” is a phrase with loaded connotations in American …

Amsterdam’s urban cycling utopia: A product of demand rather than design (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

As our family boarded the train in Eindhoven to begin the third leg of our #CyclingAbroad adventure, the excitement level was palpable. After years …

Cycling

De Oregon a Patagonia: Jedidiah Jenkins

Mi nombre es Jedidiah Jenkins y sabía que tenía que hacer algo diferente cuando cumpliera 30 años. Tenía un trabajo, una rutina y una vida normal, …

Marisa Tomei Channels Urban Planning Legend Jane Jacobs in 'Citizen Jane' (Exclusive Video)

Toronto 2016: Oscar-winning actress helps to narrate Matt Tyrnauer’s documentary<p>Oscar winner Marisa Tomei channels the urban planning legend Jane …

Urban Design

Is Mexico The Top Destination For Expats Living In Latin America?

Over the last few years Mexico has emerged as a major hub of in-migration for professionals from the U.S., the U.K., Spain, India, and China. According to HSBC’s 2015 Expat Survey, Mexico is the best place in Latin America for expat professionals looking to live abroad. Overall Mexico ranks 19th in …

Mexico

Take aggressive steps to improve bicyclists’ safety

The death of research scientist Anita Kurmann, who was struck and killed at a Back Bay intersection, is the latest sobering reminder that creating a …

Rio De Janeiro

Davis, California – the American city which fell in love with the bicycle

Sacramento in northern California is a typical American city, in thrall to the car. Twelve miles west is the university city of Davis. It’s not a typical American city; it’s in thrall to the bicycle.<p>Squint and you could be in the Netherlands: people dot around on bikes. Schoolchildren. Students. …

New Jersey

Why Residents of Mexico City Are Organizing Themselves Against Parking Meters | VICE News

Mariela paid a meter for two hours to park on Amsterdam Avenue in Condesa, a trendy neighborhood in the middle of Mexico City. She paid with coins, and claimed to have returned shortly before her paid time was up, only to find her car had been clamped.<p>"I paid in time! This makes no sense!" she …

Mexico

This is how megacities are being held back by violence

World authorities, mayors and experts are preparing to debate the New Urban Agenda – a discussion that will reach its peak next year at a major UN …

Improving Mental Health Through Urban Design: There’s an App for that

What does urban design have to do with mental health? By 2050, at least two-thirds of the global population will live in cities, which means urban …

Mental Health

Articles about best modernmonday designing bikes and cities cyclists on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Eurobike trade show just ended, and among the offerings at the world's largest bike-geek festival was Cannondale's Hooligan.<p>In the final City Modern panel, a talented group of architects and designers met at the Flexform showroom in Manhattan to discuss...<p>Mexico City is the creative haven du …

Mexico City

Could History Repeat Itself with Mexico City’s Ambitious Airport Plan? | VICE News

Almost 15 years ago, a government plan in Mexico to build a much-needed new international airport terminal in Mexico City was bungled almost from the start, leading to a protest movement that resulted in a violent crackdown on a community that rose up against the plan.<p>That airport proposal was …

Mexico

How Mexico City Became More Pedestrian-Friendly, Step by Step | Smart Cities Dive

We love stories about people taking action to solve a city's problems, and stories about the pedestrianisation cities. This story ticks both those …

Urbanism