Author Topic: An American Boomtown: Austin  (Read 185 times)


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An American Boomtown: Austin
« on: May 22, 2020, 09:35:59 AM »

The vibrancy of cities comes in all shapes and sizes. Many believe that what works in internationally known cosmopolitan settings may not be applicable for cities in America that have struggled with embracing walkability. If we look hard enough, we may realize that this type of view should be challenged. Despite the diversity around the globe, all lively cities, downtowns and urban cores have something in common: being pedestrian friendly.

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Re: An American Boomtown: Austin
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2020, 10:54:02 AM »
Impressive. Another city that preserved at least some of its old building stock, and is putting into modern uses.