Category Archives: Urbanism

Two Quotes… Two Responses

“All Americans pay for sprawl with increased health and safety risks, worsening air and pollution, urban decline, disappearing farmland and wildlife habitat, affordable housing, and erosion of community.” -Robert D. Bullard, 2000 “It’s something that we’re skirting around.  We have … Continue reading

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Where Is Your Third Place?

“Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name, and they’re always glad you came.  You wanna be where you can see, our troubles are all the same.  You wanna be where everybody knows your name.”  Cheers Theme Song … Continue reading

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Who takes the first step?

Many of our metropolitan cities have taken a huge hit over the past 30 years.  Cities such as mine (Jackson MS) quietly watched as people left the city.  Led by the “upper class” to the north and the “middle class” … Continue reading

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