Planning for pedestrian networks in North American downtowns

@article{Zacharias1994PlanningFP,
  title={Planning for pedestrian networks in North American downtowns},
  author={John Zacharias},
  journal={Journal of Advanced Transportation},
  year={1994},
  volume={28},
  pages={141-156}
}
  • J. Zacharias
  • Published 1 June 1994
  • History
  • Journal of Advanced Transportation
While North American urban regions are served by mechanical modes of transportation, downtowns are largely pedestrian environments. The growth and consolidation of office districts over the last twenty years have revived interest in developing coherent and efficient pedestrian networks, which can be coordinated with other transportation needs within the downtown. Ambitious plans for expansion of the downtown for offices, the retail and service industries as well as for housing and entertainment… 

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