Vigo’s perpendicular modifications are a striking example of the mass mobility trend reshaping many of Spain’s urban cores.
Combining the best of high-speed trains and autonomous-vehicle tech, they are emerging as a less expensive, more sustainable option.
This car-centric assessment of roads and mass transit fails to consider the wide range of needs that people and cities have regarding transportation networks.
In places like Dar es Salaam, far more children are killed by the drivers of cars, trucks and motorcycles than are killed by Aids, malaria or diarrheal diseases.
A growing movement is taking aim at motor vehicles in the quest to solve traffic congestion, slash carbon emissions and create more-livable cities.
Most cities dedicate huge amounts of space to cars at rest. There's a strong case for changing that.
Plus a €1 million cooling park.
After the city moved quickly to restrict cars on some residential streets, many locals wondered why they didn't have a chance to weigh in.
They really can compete against delivery vans and trucks in urban settings, especially when pollution and congestion charges factor in.