RURAL-TO-URBAN TRANSECT

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Great idea: The rural-to-urban Transect

The New Urbanism brought the environmental transect methodology into planning and development of human-scale, complete communities. Now the human habitat can be analyzed as a continuum with the natural world.
ROBERT STEUTEVILLEAPR. 13, 2017
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Practical confessions of an urbanist pilgrim

After 12 days of walking the Portuguese Camino, the importance of many urban planning and development concepts—from the urban-to-rural Transect to balanced growth—became abundantly clear.
CHARLES WOLFEMAY. 21, 2019
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Enabling a diverse Southwestern county to grow and prosper

Doña Ana County, a culturally rich but economically challenged part of New Mexico, is staking its future on walkable communities.
ROBERT STEUTEVILLEMAY. 23, 2019