Public Space in Cities

In the article, How Much Public Space Does a City Need?, by Gregory Scruggs displays an argument about public space within cities. When we think “public space” the first thing that comes to mind is parks and outdoors. For example, when we think public spaces  in New York City we think Central Park, Highbridge Park, […]

GLOSSARY: [Urbanization]

Urbanization: the increase of population in areas that are more urban and city-like from the population in areas that are more rural and less-developed.  Urbanization occurs when people move from rural areas (countryside and farms) to urban areas (towns and cities).  During urbanization, cities expand as people are moving in because they see cities as a more desirable area. […]