Monthly Archives: January 2015

Highways Through Town & The Local Economy


Contrary to some popular misconceptions, wide, high-speed roads through town (stroads) are NOT good for the local #economy! #brevard http://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2015/1/18/the-classic-case

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Pent-Up Demand for Walkability!


The demand for walkable places is abt 50%. #Brevard has abt 0%. Opportunity? YES! #realestate http://bettercities.net/news-opinion/blogs/robert-steuteville/21157/america-split-between-two-community-ideals Posted from WordPress for Android

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A Great Neighborhood Sidewalk


Small front yards and porches like this invite activity on the sidewalk and are great for socializing among neighbors! Posted from WordPress for Android

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Just Another Pedestrian Killed


What if we treated pedestrians and bicyclists fairly and #engineers started fearing lawsuits for creating unsafe conditions for them? http://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2014/12/3/just-another-pedestrian-killed Posted from WordPress for Android

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Glass Bank Being Demolished


Barry Watkins Cocoa Beach’s iconic Glass Bank is coming down. Sad to lose this historic building. If the city had been more careful to cultivate a quality built environment around the area someone probably could have stepped in to restore … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!


Happy New Year! Thanks for the support, everyone, and for making 2014 a great year!  Walkable Brevard now has over 1,000 followers on Twitter!  Let’s keep working together making positive changes in our communities in 2015!!!  http://www.twitter.com/walkablebrevard Posted from WordPress … Continue reading

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