ideas for cities

This Big City on tumblr is your source for ideas that can make cities better. It is curated by Joe Peach and Lucas Lindsey.

Joe founded This Big City in 2009. He is a Marketing professional and works in one of London's most sustainable buildings.

Lucas is an urbanist, futurist, and blogger. He's the child of a suburban nation, but born again believer in an urban future. He lives in Tallahassee, USA.

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San Francisco is the only major US city ‘committed’ to congestion pricing, planning a trial period in… drum roll please… 2015. That’s eleven years years after they began exploring the possibility. Is it just me, or has city-wide congestion pricing lost its buzz?

Joe Peach. More on This Big City.

「全美國只剩舊金山『決心』實施塞車費制度,但試驗期得等到…2015年,屆時距離最初提案已相隔11年,是我誤會,還是全市塞車費制度已失去吸引力?」

全文請見《城事》。

If you’re driving through London and see this, it’s time to pay the city’s congestion charge. Read all about one of the world’s most successful congestion charging schemes on This Big City.
若各位開車進入英國倫敦,看見這個標誌,代表得付塞車費了。關於這項全球最成功塞車費制度內容請見《城事》。   High-res

If you’re driving through London and see this, it’s time to pay the city’s congestion charge. Read all about one of the world’s most successful congestion charging schemes on This Big City.

若各位開車進入英國倫敦,看見這個標誌,代表得付塞車費了。關於這項全球最成功塞車費制度內容請見《城事》。