• A New Digital Tool Allows Users to Investigate Spatial Equity across New York City's Communities

    3 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    New York City. Image © Simon Menges
    The Transportation Alternatives and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have initiated a new digital tool, Spatial Equity NYC , to help users understand how space is distributed and restricted across the neighborhoods of New York City. The tool asses the use of streets, sidewalks, and public spaces, as they are key factors that influence data such as pollution, traffic fatalities, accessibility, or air quality. The data collected shows a direct correlation between neighborhoods with low-income communities and communities of color and the...
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