Bruce Donnelly is an urban planner and writer in the field of New Urbanism.
Social hubs for auto-autos
New Urbanism has an opportunity to influence where self-driving vehicles take us—which could be social hubs in a polycentric city.
We need a vision for auto-jitneys and livability
The primary task for autonomous vehicles is placemaking, not engineering. If new urbanists don't create a vision for how AVs can support neighborhood life, nobody will.