From PlaceShakers and NewsMakers

How do you get folks to visualize and embrace density? Susan Henderson suggests thinking about building typology in “The Dreaded Density Issue.”

“Instead of debating the number of units per acres, planners and city staff should consider addressing types of buildings that are permitted within different zoning categories,” she writes. “Not only is this the most understandable approach for the lay person, it’s the most predictable for the building and the city.”

Give it a read – the visuals really hammer the point home.

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