New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design’ by Charles Montgomery

On this episode Cristina and I discuss the new book by Charles Montgomery called Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design. Topic of discussion: The trouble with suburban sprawl.       *The podcast is also available for download … Continue reading

#49. A Summary of ‘Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design’ by Charles Montgomery

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE ROAD TO THE MODERN CITY: COMPARTMENTALIZATION, CARS, AND SUBURBIA 1. Compartmentalization: The Separation Project 2. Laying the Groundwork for the Suburbs a. The Beginning of the Suburbs b. The Rise of the … Continue reading