What If We Built Cities Around Places? The Power of Ten

To build our cities around places, it's not enough to have a single use dominate a particular place — you need a diverse array of activities for people. It's not enough to have just one great place in a neighborhood — you need a number of them to create a truly lively town. It's not enough to have one superior neighborhood in a city — you need to provide people all over town with close-to-home opportunities to take pleasure in public life. And it's not enough to have one livable city or town in a region — you need a collection of interesting communities.

Speakers: Kathy Madden, Fred Kent
Festival: 2007

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