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The Block Fallacy, or How Not to Build a Circulation System

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November 29, 2017View for printing

An examination of the Block Ordinance as a panacea for the ailments of modern cities.

The city block itself, no matter how well defined and sized, is insufficient to generate a circulation system of which itself is a derivative element.

Fanis Grammenos

https://www.planetizen.com/features/9 ... tion-system

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How is the inevitable implementation of autonomous travel going to impact this concept?

No longer will our living environment be controlled by our reliance on having individually owned vehicles.

Great changes are on the way that we need to plan for now.
--Russ




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