TheCityFix's Year in Review: Five Stories that Prove Building Sustainable Cities can be Fun!

TheCityFix's Year in Review: Five Stories that Prove Building Sustainable Cities can be Fun!

There are many obstacles on the path towards sustainable, inclusive, healthy cities, but there’s certainly enough fun and inspiration to go around, as well. Photo by kk9k/Flickr. With every year that passes, the challenges to creating the sustainable cities we want to live in seem to multiply. Our cities are growing larger , their roads are more congested , their air quality is deteriorating, and their contributions to climate change remain significant. The scale and pace of urbanization across the globe is, in many ways, outpacing today’s solutions. While it’s no easy task to build a more sustainable and livable urban future, does that mean it’s all doom and gloom? Of course not! 2014 has shown us countless examples of the fun side of urban sustainability and plenty of reasons for optimism . Whether it’s new games for sustainable transport lovers, folklore ’s influence on...

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