In the growing urban centres of today’s world, accessibility and walkability have become one of the growing concerns.  Accessibility, in context to urban mobility, refers to a measure of the ease of...
Accessible streets in Pune
In India, city after city has been focusing on making motorised vehicles the prime focus of transport infrastructure investment. Congestion is deemed undesirable and cities have declared war on it. Road widening,...
Happy street of Ahmedabad
The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has recommended holistic planning for pedestrian-friendly market spaces in various cities and municipal areas in the country in consultation with stake...
a graphic illustration on walkable streets.
Ever since Jane Jacobs' classic The Death and Life of Great American Cities, urbanists have extolled the ideal of the dense, mixed-use, walkable neighbourhood, contrasting it with the dull and deadly cul-de-sacs...
Pedestrian Friendly Pondy Bazaar street in Chennai.
Walking has always been the primary means of human locomotion. Pedestrianism (walking) was a popular spectator sport just as horse riding during the 18th and 19th centuries in the United Kingdom and...