Interesting story of how the former mayor of Nashville has built up the city by approaching it holistically rather than looking at fragmented areas and districts.
As a part of its EMBARQ Sustainable Urban Mobility initiative, the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities has created a global reference guide called Cities Safer by Design “to help cities save lives from traffic fatalities through improved street design and smart urban development."
In this compact article 100 Resilient Cities investigates ways in which architects and designers can play the role of mediator and advisor to tackle common and unique problems arising with urban planning and development.
Taking as example Laboratorio Para la Ciudad, Next City investigates how Mexico City adopts worldwide trend of civic innovation driven by municipal offices and citizen-formed organizations tightly cooperating with governmental departments who possess the resources to implement them.
Some reflections about the complexity of cohabitation in public spaces, which affects urban safety.
Security experts from across the industry explain what the concept, which overlaps to a significant degree with the term ‘smart cities’, means to them.
London-based Future Cities Catapult has come up with five innovative technologies that could improve cyclists’ route choices, way finding and, above all, safety on the urban road.
A look at how large venues or open spaces can be secured effectively to maximize response efficiency.
Mass transit organizations center everything on the customer experience. Their objective is focused on making the journey as convenient, efficient and safe as possible.