Our Cities Ourselves: Principles for Transport in Urban Life

This paper provides an insightful introduction to the eight principles for sustainable urban form and transportation originally identified in Planning Cities for People. It offers 10 case studies that reveal how the principles have succeeded in cities around the world. The paper successfully illustrates that “[s]ustainability does not have to hurt. Reducing CO2 emissions, conserving land, and making transport more efficient go hand in hand with improving quality of life.”