If you illegally park in a bike lane, your car could be shamed on social media. DDOT recently began photographing and tweeting pictures of cars parked illegally, to increase awareness of safety issues. (WNYC)
A pop-up ban?
Are pop-up structures harming DC’s streetscape? Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham says some residents are upset and will consider legislation restricting pop-ups if the Zoning Commission does not. (City Paper)
After building massive Soviet-style suburbs which require a 20-minute drive to reach any amenities, China is now building more “human sized” neighborhoods with walkable shopping, transit, and parks. (Bloomberg, h st ll) (Tip: h st ll)