Thrivability Reviewed

The Thrivability book is starting to see the first reviews! How exciting. The first review is from Andrea Berardi at the Open University in the UK. (be sure to see the reader review tab). Andrea gave it 5 stars. He says: Jean Russell’s book is exactly what we’ve been waiting for: a book which is realistic[…]

Agency Rating for Mobility

Today I grabbed a fantastic opportunity to learn about walkability as part of the Thrivability: Growing Sustainable Communities event. Jenna Rhodes took us through the process of auditing the walkability of a neighborhood, noticing the quality and type of sidewalks, signs, greenery, and streets. In an hour, she had us all sensitive to the experience of[…]