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Old 05-20-2014, 09:27 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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There is so much discussion on the forum about how you can only have walkable bikable communities in dense urban areas.

I don't remember how I heard about the Better Block project, but the the goal was pockets of smart growth in small communities.
The Better Block | betterblock.org provides news and information on Better Block projects occurring around the world.

Streetfilms has a great profile/case study on how it works:
Streetfilms | “The Better Block” Celebrates Four Years of Re-imagining Streets
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