2/19/12

How could life be car free



How could life be car free
By creating dense enough communities
By having all ways walkable and free of cars
By integrating residence, entertainment, shops, restaurants, workplaces, and everything else we now drive to
By minimizing the need for elaborate housing by enhancing public space well beyond our present slovenly approach
By making all elements of such communities modular so a new industry of creating smart surfaces could replace the auto industry and serve the world
It would be easy for 5-10K persons to live in an area no more than a mile from edge to edge
Transportation would be between such communities not within them
To the extent such communities are well joined by pubic transit the need for cars would diminish

Charles Sanders Peirce - Thinking in Threes

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