High noon in America’s hottest city. The sun blazed in a cloudless sky, making the air shimmer above the softening asphalt. A thermometer registered more than 100 degrees in the shade. Not that there’s
- The Washington Post - Sarah Kaplan
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Before the pandemic, New York City bus advocates had to plead with City Hall for more dedicated busways. Now City Hall is trumpeting a plan for five new ones. It used to take months, and cost a king’s
- POLITICO - Gerdo Aquino is CEO of SWA, an international landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm.
For the next few years, at least, we will need to find ways to improve social distancing in outdoor public spaces like parks and plazas—which, in some urban centers, have already reached maximum capacity