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A typical superblock consists of nine square blocks, with the periphery open to all traffic but only local access to interior streets, Vox reports. 

August 22, 2016
An Urban Thinkers Campus in Barcelona focused on ensuring adequate housing as a core part of the New Urban Agenda.
Susana Alcaide November 27, 2015

Ada Colau proposes a moratorium on new hotel rooms and limits on cruise ships, Bloomberg reports. 

June 15, 2015

A spring 2015 conference hosted by the Project for Public Spaces will showcase how Barcelona has spread 43 public markets across the city’s neighborhoods.

December 3, 2014

A World Bank innovation specialist writes that collaborative work environments help foster entrepreneurs with bold ideas.

December 2, 2014

The city will use its prize money to create a digital community designed to serve as a support network for elderly citizens, according to Bloomberg Philanthropies. 

September 23, 2014
The cities hope being less proscriptive about what they want to buy will let entrepreneurs bring more innovative ideas to everyday urban problems.
Christopher Swope July 17, 2014

Once a suburban phenomenon, innovation districts are now in major cities such as Montreal and Barcelona, Bruce Katz of Brookings writes in The Guardian.

February 28, 2014
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