Walkable cities are critical to a thriving town center, says Philip Langdon in his editorial in the Hartford Courant.  Mr. Langdon quotes Jeff Speck, author of a new book called, ‘”Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time.” Speck contends that if people are to shop and social downtown, their walk must be useful, interesting and safe. 

How To Save Cities ‘One Step At A Time’