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Our placemaking "photovisions" of six real suburban and commercial locations show how lifeless roadways can become lively, walkable, more livable places. The "transformations" — including the Winter Park, Florida, intersection at right — are among those discussed in The Imagining Livability Design Collection, our new visusal portfolio of tools and transformations. Read »


A before and proposed after photo of an intersection in Winter Park, Florida.

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