Monday, April 7, 2014

#Urban Sprawl: Get Fat, Stay Poor…Die In Car Crashes

…or enervated by the monotony of boring repetition…death by simulacra? But what about inner city poverty, food deserts, or is this vision meant primarily for the upwardly mobile and ambitious?

❝That urban design improves the quality of people’s lives is an old idea. A new study, Measuring Sprawl 2014, now finds that people who live in densely populated regions benefit in many ways. In brief, they have greater economic mobility, they're healthier, and they live longer❞

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