Archive for May, 2009
May 18, 2009
Town Without Cars
May 12, 2009
70 percent of Vauban’s families do not own cars, and 57 percent sold a car to move here. “When I had a car I was always tense. I’m much happier this way,” said Heidrun Walter, a media trainer and mother of two, as she walked verdant streets where the swish of bicycles and the chatter of wandering children drown out the occasional distant motor.
via Germany Imagines Suburbs Without Cars – NYTimes.com. (emphasis added)