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Walker-friendly Neighbourhoods

Sep 26, 2017 | News

Jeff Speck, who writes about pedestrians in cities, believes that an outing on foot should be useful, safe, comfortable and interesting.

Jeff Speck

An article in the Guardian, also tells of initiatives and projects undertaken in different world cities – from New York to Gangzhou – to bring back pedestrians and cyclists and reduce the impact of cars.


Stellenbosch, the oldest town in South Africa, also has a long history preceding the arrival of cars. And measured by the attitude displayed Paris, the Eikestad will also benefit greatly when the dominance of cars comes to an end.

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