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Arbitrary Lines: How Zoning Broke the American City and How to Fix It By M. Nolan Gray Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642832549
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Published: Island Press - June 21st, 2022

What if scrapping one flawed policy could bring US cities closer to addressing debilitating housing shortages, stunted growth and innovation, persistent racial and economic segregation, and car-dependent development?
It’s time for America to move beyond zoning, argues city planner M.

Parking and the City By Donald Shoup Cover Image
ISBN: 9781138497122
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Published: Routledge - April 11th, 2018

Donald Shoup brilliantly overcame the challenge of writing about parking without being boring in his iconoclastic 800-page book The High Cost of Free Parking.

The High Cost of Free Parking: Updated Edition By Donald Shoup Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781932364965
Published: Routledge - April 1st, 2011

One of the American Planning Association's most popular and influential books is finally in paperback, with a new preface from the author on how thinking about parking has changed since this book was first published.

Place and Prosperity: How Cities Help Us to Connect and Innovate By William Fulton Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642832501
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Published: Island Press - July 21st, 2022

There are few more powerful questions than, “Where are you from” or “Where do you live?” People feel intensely connected to cities as places and to other people who feel that same connection. In order to understand place – and understand human settlements generally – it is important to understand that places are not created by accident.

Sustainable Transportation Planning: Tools for Creating Vibrant, Healthy, and Resilient Communities By Jeffrey Tumlin Cover Image
ISBN: 9780470540930
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Published: Wiley - January 24th, 2012

"The Great American Dream of cruising down the parkway, zipping from here to there at any time has given way to a true nightmare that is destroying the environment, costing billions and deeply impacting our personal well-being. Getting from A to B has never been more difficult, expensive or miserable. It doesn't have to be this way.

Civano: From Experiment to Model of Resilient Urbanism By Stefanos Polyzoides, L. R. Rayburn Cover Image
ISBN: 9781954081925
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Published: Oro Editions - August 16th, 2022

Twenty years after its completion, Civano remains a valuable model to emulate for environmentally appropriate growth accommodation, and creation of resilient communities of lasting value. It combines an aggressive environmental sustainability protocol with the social and design tenants of the new urbanism to create a model alternative to sprawl development.