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Who's noticed the suburbs are turning green?

Who’s noticed the suburbs are turning green?

Alan DaviesOct 25, 2017 4

One of the the great unheralded changes in Australia's cities was the greening of the suburbs - both old and new - over the last thirty to fifty years

Will Fishermans Bend meet its sustainability target?

Will Fishermans Bend meet its sustainability target?

Alan DaviesOct 24, 2017 9

It’s easy to give the appearance of being progressive when the proof of the pudding won’t be known until 2050, but sometimes inconvenient truths can't be overlooked

That was The week That was... w/e 22 October

That was The week That was… w/e 22 October

Alan DaviesOct 22, 2017 1

Tw3 provides a brief commentary on stories bearing on the delights and discontents of urbanism that were in the news over the week ending 22 October 2017

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Weekend reading 21/22 October

Alan DaviesOct 20, 2017 2

Does driving matter for a city's liveability?

Does driving matter for a city’s liveability?

Alan DaviesOct 18, 2017 10

Driving will inevitably continue to have a huge impact on the liveability of Australia's growing cities - policy-makers must stop ignoring the car and start "taming" it

Do the suburbs make you fat?

Do the suburbs make you fat?

Alan DaviesOct 17, 2017 3

Suburbanites are fatter than inner city residents, but it might not be because the suburbs are more car-oriented; it might be because the two regions attract different types of people

That was The week That was... w/e 15 October

That was The week That was… w/e 15 October

Alan DaviesOct 16, 2017 1

Tw3 provides a brief commentary on stories in the news over the week ending 15 October 2017 bearing on the delights and discontents of urbanism

Weekend reading 14/15 October

Alan DaviesOct 13, 2017

Is Sydney really full to the brim?

Is Sydney really full to the brim?

Alan DaviesOct 11, 2017 16

It’ll make mistakes like it always has, but Sydney’s problem with growth isn’t about physical capacity. The issue is most existing home owners don’t want things to change

Congestion charging: are these criticisms fatal?

Congestion charging: are these criticisms fatal?

Alan DaviesOct 10, 2017 11

There are a number of key criticisms of congestion charging; they carry weight and must be addressed in implementation, but no, they're not fatal flaws