Durable Growth

Maintaining pedestrian interest in Petaluma

Fence along McDowell

In Walkable City, Jeff Speck identifies the four elements that must be present for walkability. His four fundamentals are usefulness, safety, comfort, and interest. Speck effectively argues that the absence of any of the four undermines walkability.

The interest element has been undervalued in a pair of recent Petaluma situations.

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