Great gaping chasms of public space (and private minds)

Just how bad are “best practices” when it comes to the streets and sidewalks of our cities?

When it comes to city streets it is truly weird what we seem to be placidly willing to accept as “normal”.

Sweden cartoon showing road space eaten by cars

* Thanks to  for the heads-up. 

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About the artist:

sweden Karlk Jilg illustratorKarl Jilg is an illustrator and graphic designer, working in the publishing industry since 1961. He started his own company in 1980 in Norrkoping Sweden. His work: Teaching materials, magazine, advertising, information, cartoon and Christmas cards, etc.  Karl is a member of the Swedish cartoonist association. His webpage in Swedish and English is at http://www.jilg.com/  He can be contacted by email at karl@jilg.com or +46 070/510 96 57.

 

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About the editor: 

Eric Britton
13, rue Pasteur. Courbevoie 92400 France

Bio: Founding editor of World Streets (1988), Eric Britton is an American political scientist, teacher, occasional consultant, and sustainability activist who has observed, learned, taught and worked on missions and advisory assignments on all continents. In the autumn of 2019, he committed his remaining life work to the challenges of aggressively countering climate change and specifically greenhouse gas emissions emanating from the mobility sector. He is not worried about running out of work. Further background and updates: @ericbritton | http://bit.ly/2Ti8LsX | #fekbritton | https://twitter.com/ericbritton | and | https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericbritton/ Contact: climate@newmobility.org) | +336 508 80787 (Also WhatApp) | Skype: newmobility.)

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