• Replacing Asphalt Can Build a More Sustainable and Open City

    18 days ago - By Arch Daily

    TULIP / ADHOC architects. Image © Raphael Thibodeau
    The City Prosperity Index , CPI, set by UN-Habitat, evaluates urban prosperity according to five parameters as productivity, infrastructure development, environmental sustainability, quality of life, and equity/social inclusion. To a greater or lesser extent, these five factors are represented in the street pattern of every city in the world. Streets have multiple functions as the mobility of people and goods, the supply of energy, water, and information, the collection of waste, the growth of trees, plants, insects or birds, the shadow...
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