Sidewalks of Pompeii

Posted: May 2, 2017 in sidewalks
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Mark Fenton of Tufts University has an incisive presentation on the importance of walking and walkability for people’s well-being, and the role of public policy in designing pedestrian-friendly cities. He points out that ancient cities were built for walking. In Pompeii, pictured below, sidewalks were part of the streetscape design.

Pompei 10

Pompei 13

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