Global goals. Local solutions.
A typical superblock consists of nine square blocks, with the periphery open to all traffic but only local access to interior streets, Vox reports.
Ada Colau proposes a moratorium on new hotel rooms and limits on cruise ships, Bloomberg reports.
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.
A World Bank innovation specialist writes that collaborative work environments help foster entrepreneurs with bold ideas.
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.
Once a suburban phenomenon, innovation districts are now in major cities such as Montreal and Barcelona, Bruce Katz of Brookings writes in The Guardian.