20 minute neighbourhoods: a Melbourne dream?

graph1

The ideal of the 20 minute neighbourhood could bring proven social and economic benefits to Melbourne’s urban fringes, says planning expert Carolyn Whitzman. She outlines a research project that looked at how poor transport and urban design in the burgeoning City of Wyndham limit
access to good health, education and jobs….

This article is currently not available online. Subscribe today to receive your own print editions.

 

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Save our suburbs: shifting the load

hosues

Our inner city areas are highly valued for work and living, in large part because of past state  largesse. Jago Dodson suggests the time is ripe for a ‘spatial ... Read More

Outer suburbs, out of mind?

suburbs

Australia’s outer growth suburbs are either ignored or seen as problems almost  too intractable to  address. Ruth Spielman challenges us to look at the possibility, ... Read More