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Planning Digest 2016

The "Planning Digest" is a selection of web links related to sustainable development, published every Tuesday by the Metro Planning Department. 2016 issues are linked below; previous years' Digests are in the menu to the left.

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Date Description
February 3 Neighborhood trees and public health; the "Dutch Junction"; what to do with too-wide streets
January 26 The "public transit paradox"; cycle commuting in winter; co-housing in a DC suburb
January 19 Ending a "sprawl subsidy"; moving back to the city; what is a "productive place"?
January 12 Covering a downtown highway; a really bad sidewalk; growth and college football
January 5 Greener offices are healthier; Germany's "bike autobahns"; the best new bike lanes of 2015