Persuading people to embrace multimodal systems, with David Sands

Bike Detroit? If we’re playing word association, you say Detroit, I’m gonna say cars. David Sands joins the podcast to talk about transportation advocacy – basically how to get people motivated […]

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Convincing politicians to do the right thing, with Kevin Posey

  If you keep quiet, they’ll assume you agree. Kevin Posey is an advocate for sustainable transportation policy. He lives in Alexandria, VA (just outside Washington, DC). It’s a city […]

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Biking as a viable transportation mode, with Chris Bruntlett

Chris Bruntlett joins Urbanism Speakeasy this week. Chris has all sorts of interesting stories, so it’s convenient that he enjoys writing and photography so he can document what’s happening around […]

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Fixing our mean streets, with Tanya Snyder [Streetsblog USA]

  Streetsblog is on a mission to improve infrastructure for people who walk, ride a bike, or hop on a bus. Streetsblog USA covers federal transportation and land use policy, […]

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New Urbanism Film Festival, with creators Josh & Joel

Josh Paget is a comedian living in Los Angeles. Joel Karahadian is a musician and doesn’t always wear socks. These guys created the New Urbanism Film Festival – an event to showcase […]

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From suburban isolation to urban connectivity, with Jillian Glover

Jillian Glover works in communications and media relations. Her passion in that space is connecting with people about urban issues. Jillian writes about cities at a few places online, including […]

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Start thinking like a radical placemaker…a child

If bold visions and love-of-community are characteristics of great placemakers, then it seems like kids would be natural stakeholders for design projects. Don’t expect them to have a design concept […]

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