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We Know the Answer on Transport. Let’s Just Do It
Infrastructure
Thursday December 15 2016

We Know the Answer on Transport. Let’s Just Do It

Walking, cycling and public transport seminars often focus on the importance of integrated polices, good street design, providing the right infrastructure in the right places for...

Walkable Cities to Tackle Obesity
Urban Planning
Friday May 27 2016

Walkable Cities to Tackle Obesity

Town planners could help reduce obesity by designing living environments that encourage walking, research suggests.

How Density Makes People Fitter
Urban Planning
Thursday December 3 2015

How Density Makes People Fitter

As Australian cities become denser, it is comforting to learn that the Heart Foundation promotes density as the key to fitness for Australians.

I Am Here; I Want to Go There
Urban Planning
Friday May 8 2015

I Am Here; I Want to Go There

Humans are strange beings.

Walkable Cities Make for Better Cities
Landscaping
Tuesday December 10 2013

Walkable Cities Make for Better Cities

Walkable cities and neighborhoods improve people’s health, support greater property values, and improve economic growth, recent data shows.