Auto-oriented development is a huge experiment

I’m a member, enthusiast, and content contributor for Strong Towns, and Strong Towns has been producing a series of videos to distill the essentials of the organization’s message. In one of the recent videos, titled “Auto-Oriented Development”, Walkable West Palm Beach contributed B-roll footage of the lovable Okeechobee Boulevard, showcasing an example …

Australian Avenue alternative

Palm Beach County proposes to add an additional southbound lane on Australian Avenue north and south of Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard between 7th and 15th street. The County project is vehemently opposed by residents in the area. This post will discuss WalkableWPB’s design proposal for Australian Avenue, the status of …

Not to be missed: “The Wealth of Cities” in Delray Beach with Chuck Marohn, Joe Minicozzi, and John Norquist

Chuck Marohn, Founder of Strong Towns. Joe Minicozzi, Principal at Urban3 and former West Palm Beach urban designer (1998-2003). John Norquist, Past President of the Congress for the New Urbanism, former Mayor of Milwaukee, now affiliated with FAU. I cannot imagine a stronger lineup of speakers to discuss the challenges and …