• Pedestrians First Tool Guides Cities on the Path to Walkability

    5 days ago - By ITDP

    Walking is the world's most common mode of transportation. Everyone, regardless of how they travel, is also a pedestrian, as most trips begin and end with walking. Walkability, a measure of how friendly a street, neighborhood, or city is to walking - is one of the most reliable indicators of urban equity, resilience, health, air pollution and overall quality of life. The COVID-19 pandemic, in shifting the transportation habits of people the world over, has shown us that walkability is more important than ever.
    But even before the pandemic, cities all over the world were seeing a higher...
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