The 15 Principles of Green Urbanism

February 21, 2011 at 2:21 pm Leave a comment

Steffen Lehmann has just published a new book – The Principles of Green Urbanism: Transforming the City for Sustainability – that …

… offers a conceptual model and a framework for how we might be able to tackle the enormous challenge of transforming existing neighborhoods, districts and communities, and how we can re-think the way we design, build and operate in future our urban settlements.

Well, the words are well-intentioned. But better than that are the pictures in a slide show featured in Next American City.

And what’s nice about the slide show is that it begins with an example of city that may seem familiar:

For all the images and principles, go here.

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