Re-planning an edge city: Tysons in the post-suburban era

  title={Re-planning an edge city: Tysons in the post-suburban era},
  author={Igal Charney},
Abstract While suburban sprawl has continued almost unabated in the US, recent evidence suggests that urban qualities are gaining foothold in suburban America. The prevalent explanation for the growing appeal of urban qualities emphasizes the preference of the young and talented workforce for urban-like environments together with the environmental benefits of compact, denser, and transit-oriented development. This paper examines the case of an archetypal edge city, Tysons (previously, Tysons… Expand
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