“The most efficient streets on the earth’s villages, towns, and towns―whether or not modest or grand―frequently remind one who simplicity is a part of the recipe for luck on this artwork. The recommendation of Victor Dover and John Massengale, their ancient examples and their very own designs, mirror that simplicity.”
―From the Foreword via HRH The Prince of Wales
“Side road Design is a lucid, sensible and altogether fundamental information for envisioning and growing colourful twenty first century towns and towns. It will have to be required studying for each native political chief, planner, architect, actual property developer and engaged city citizen in The us.”
―Kurt Andersen, host of Studio 360 and creator of True Believers
“We’re going to get started strolling across the puts we are living once more, and as that happens and turns into customary, we will be able to abruptly redevelop a requirement for upper high quality in construction on the human scale.”
―From the Afterword via James Howard Kunstler
“Your charrette touring library should come with the necessary Side road Layout e-book via Victor Dover and John Massengale.”―Invoice Lennertz, Govt Director, Nationwide Charrette Institute
“What an ideal useful resource! For many who desire that my e-book, Walkable Town, had photos, that is the e-book for you. If both your paintings or your play comprises the making of puts, you’ll in finding Street Design to be a useful instrument.” ―Jeff Speck, AICP, CNU-A, LEED-AP, Hon. ASLA
Written via comprehensive architects and concrete designers, this consumer-pleasant Side road Layout guide displays each how one can Layout new streets and give a boost to present ones. It provides step by step guide and stocks examples of superb streets, analyzing the weather that cause them to a success in addition to how they have been designed and created. Subjects additionally come with methods for shaping area within the public proper-of-method thru right kind construction peak to Side road width ratios, terminated vistas, landscaping, and Side road geometry. This e-book is a helpful useful resource for city designers, planners, architects, and engineers.
With visitor essays from: Kaid Benfield, David Brussat, Javier Cenicacelaya, Hank Dittmar, Andres Duany, Douglas Duany, Emily Glavey, Chip Kaufman, Ethan Kent, Marieanne Khoury-Vogt, Léon Krier, Gianni Longo, Thomas Low, Laura Lyon, Chuck Marohn, Paul Murrain, John Norquist, Stefanos Polyzoides, Gabriele Tagliaventi and Erik Vogt.