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Alan DaviesMay 4, 2017

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative, sometimes contrarian, and occasionally amusing links for urbanists

Are Australia's big cities dense enough?

Are Australia's big cities dense enough?

Alan DaviesMay 2, 20176 Comments

The extensive suburbs in the middle rings of Australia's east coast capitals explain why the "missing middle" is so much less dense than in comparable Canadian cities

Monday links

Alan DaviesMay 1, 2017

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

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How big are the public health benefits of riding to work?

How big are the public health benefits of riding to work?

Alan DaviesMay 1, 20171 Comment

Those who cycle to work have better health prospects than those who commute by car or transit but it's unlikely all the public health benefits would scale up if a lot more of us cycled

Is this (suburban) motorway a good idea?

Is this (suburban) motorway a good idea?

Alan DaviesApr 27, 201710 Comments

The Andrews Government's decision to build Melbourne's North East Link lacks transparency and analysis, but the idea of suburban motorways shouldn't be dismissed out of hand

Is all-night weekend public transport value for money?

Is all-night weekend public transport value for money?

Alan DaviesApr 25, 20178 Comments

Melbourne's move to all-night public transport on Friday and Saturday nights is certainly appealing but there are many other ways such a huge sum of money could be spent

Tuesday links

Alan DaviesApr 24, 2017

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

Should walking and cycling trails be like freeways?

Should walking and cycling trails be like freeways?

Alan DaviesApr 24, 20176 Comments

Melbourne's new Darebin-Yarra Link will be more like a freeway than a shared walking and cycling trail; it'll be hard - and unsafe - for nearby residents to get access to it

Saturday links

Alan DaviesApr 22, 2017

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

Thursday links

Alan DaviesApr 20, 20171 Comment

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

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