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The Resource Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design, Reid Ewing and Keith Bartholomew ; with Dan Burden, Sara Zimmerman, Lauren Brown ; foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan

Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design, Reid Ewing and Keith Bartholomew ; with Dan Burden, Sara Zimmerman, Lauren Brown ; foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan

Label
Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design
Title
Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design
Statement of responsibility
Reid Ewing and Keith Bartholomew ; with Dan Burden, Sara Zimmerman, Lauren Brown ; foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan
Title variation
Pedestrian- and transit-oriented design
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explaining how to design spaces for pedestrians while also accommodating transit needs, this book is an excellent reference for students, public sector planners and officials, and private sector designers and developers seeking to make places more pedestrian- and transit-friendly. Written by a noted expert on pedestrian design and planning, this handbook contains examples of zoning codes from different localities"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HE336.P43
LC item number
E95 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design, Reid Ewing and Keith Bartholomew ; with Dan Burden, Sara Zimmerman, Lauren Brown ; foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan
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Pedestrian- & transit-oriented design, Reid Ewing and Keith Bartholomew ; with Dan Burden, Sara Zimmerman, Lauren Brown ; foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Demand for walkable, transit-oriented development ; Even more so in the future ; The market begins to respond -- Urban design qualities : Imageability ; Enclosure ; Human scale ; Transparency ; Complexity ; Coherence ; Legibility ; Linkage -- Checklist of essential features : Medium-to-high densities ; Fine-grained mix of land uses ; Short-to-medium length blocks ; Transit routes every half mile or closer ; Two- to four-lane streets (with rare exceptions) ; Continuous sidewalks appropriately scaled ; Safe crossings ; Appropriate buffering from traffic ; Street-oriented buildings ; Comfortable and safe places to wait -- Checklist of highly desirable features : Supportive commercial uses ; Grid-like street networks ; Traffic calming ; Closely spaced shade trees ; Little dead space ; Nearby parks and other public spaces ; Small-scale buildings (or articulated larger ones) ; Pedestrian-scale lighting ; Attractive transit facilities -- Checklist of worthwhile additions : Landmarks ; Street walls ; Functional street furniture ; Coherent, small-scale signage ; Special pavement ; Public art ; Outdoor dining ; Underground utilities -- Conclusion
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Dimensions
26 cm
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Extent
x, 118 pages
Isbn
9780874202014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013000739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)792880006

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