Posts Tagged ‘Richard Florida’

The Limits of Density

Thursday, May 17th, 2012


Low-rises in Vancouver’s S. False Creek


Quebec City, successful lo-rise/high density combination

This short essay by Richard Florida in Atlantic Cities magazine has been making the rounds. It is just the latest in a long string of arguments from many quarters that highrise density isn’t the right density: usustainable, human-unfriendly, sterile, and inimical to innovation, interaction and arts.

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