Friday, July 19, 2024

Why Philadelphia’s Streets Are Better Than Other North American Cities

Philadelphia is known for a lot of things … seat of independence, food, … and… well, sports fans. But one other thing that distinguishes Philly is the width of its streets and how that affects the city’s structure, design, and conditions for travel. This video by the Arm Chair Urbanist explores how Philly’s narrow streets make it safer for cyclists and all travelers, regardless of mode.