Who Gets Left Behind in the Pursuit of ‘Livability’? | Planetizen


 

“[I]t’s time for city leaders and citizens alike to take stock in how cities are being made, and for whom the making is focused. In fact maybe it’s time to drop the ‘livability’ gimmicks that define Willy Wonka urbanism–or to squeeze ‘the style’ out of ‘lifestyle’ so as to expose the highest priority, the highest necessity: which is life.”

“So, you wanna make your city ‘hot’? … Then cook the irons of affordable housing, mobility, education, and solid jobs.”

via Who Gets Left Behind in the Pursuit of ‘Livability’? | Planetizen.

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