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Posts From revolocity_blog

Your car commute is literally killing you

Do you walk to work? No? I’m not surprised. Only about 3% of Americans walk to work each day. That’s substantially lower than car (86%) and even...

Sustainability, Resiliency, and Cities in the 21st Century

The global population is now more urban than rural for the first time in human history and the urban dweller population expects to increase 80%...

Children and Nature: An Absolute Necessity

The positive contribution of nature to the enterprise of human life is widely cited (see Kellert & Wilson 1993; Louv 2005; Strife &...

Creating permanent change with temporary ideas – pop-up skating rinks, gardens, food stands, business – how do these improve a city in the long run?

It’s a cool, dreary summer day in Denver, Colorado. About a dozen food and handmade goods vendors sit in a mostly vacant parking lot on the west...

Urban Planning

Jonathan holds a Master of Regional and Community degree and has two years of professional experience in urban planning.

Landscape Architecture

Jonathan is currently a Master of Landscape Architecture student, expected to graduate in May 2017.

Urban Design

His expertise in both urban planning and landscape architecture blend well into urban design.