“Desire Lines” Are the Real Future of Urban Transit

23 Apr

"Desire Lines" Are the Real Future of Urban Transit

For many cities, the grid of the streets and transit systems were likely laid down long before the buildings grew up around them, thanks to the rigor of planners and engineers who knew best. But as cities transition in ways that challenge the century-old plan, they need new and quick ways to improvise connections between areas of growth. These are known as "desire lines."

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Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/ZmMbhCpq9Nk/+kcampbelldollaghan
Tags: Greninja   American University   Seth Meyers   Charlotte Dawson   Polina Edmunds  

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