The October issue of The New Colonist is online and available now at
This month's features:
* Asphalt Rebellion
Jay Walljasper examines the state of citizen demand for traffic
calming and its successes....
* A Healthy Profit
Richard Risemberg wonders what to do when an arm costs an arm and
a leg to fix....
* The Downtowners
Eric Miller discusses downtown living and the need for
residential accommodation in city centers if they are to live....
* Book Review
Eric Miller reviews The City Parent Handbook
Our Concierge page offers helpful services such as worldwide
weather forecasts, hotel and airfare searches, events listings,
classifieds, and a currency exchange calculator, with more on the way!
* Vox Civitatis
Our weblog, with (nearly) daily entries by your editors and an
assortment of invited commentators offering views and musings on the
state of cities and sustainability today and in the future.
And of course a wealth of reviews, essays, stories, and other resources
in our more than 500-article Archive!
"What we need is balance. Streets are not just arteries for the movement
of cars; they are part of a network of spaces in the public domain that
serve as access to the properties in the private domain and that also
serve social, economic and political functions."
Wade Eide, Architect