People power for a connected Sydney

In her 1961 book, The Death and Life Of Great American Cities, writer and activist Jane Jacobs wrote, “Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody, only because, and only when, they are created by everybody.” While Jacobs’ book was primarily a critique of 1950s American planning policy, her quote above remains relevant over […]

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“The Human Scale”

Photo: Copryright AECOM by Robb Williamson. The Human Scale is as much a cry from the heart as it is a documentary about urban design; when we plan cities, how can we focus on the individual?  The presence of Jan Gehl is felt everywhere throughout the film. He identifies ways in which modern cities repel […]

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