Urban acupuncture

by Gustavo Olivares on 01 Jul 2010 03:15
tags: curitiba news public-transport urban-planning

Curitiba is a city well known for its innovative approaches to urban planning. Jaime Lerner's "Curitiba Master Plan" has seen the city multiply its population from ~450000 in 1960 to ~1.8million in 2009 and 99% of them are happy with their city1.

Here is a quite interesting talk from Jaime Lerner about urban planning, public transport, turtle dissection and the similarities between your car and your mother in law.


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