A Bottom-Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity
Discover insider secrets of how Americas transportation system is designed, funded, and built and how to make it work for your community In Confessions of a Recovering Engineer: Transportation for a Strong Town, renowned speaker and author of Stro...
CHARLES L. MAROHN, JR. is the president and co-founder of Strong Towns, a nationally recognized non-profit media organization working to shape the conversation on growth, development, and the future of cities. He has two decades of experience as a land use planner and certified Professional Engineer (PE). Charles was recently named #10 on Planetizen's list of the Top 100 Most Influential Urbanists.
Foreword Michele C. Martinez ix 1. Human Habitat 1 2. Incremental Growth 15 3. An Infinite Game 37 4. The Infrastructure Cult 63 5. Growth or Stability 83 6. Rational Responses 107 7. Productive Places 125 8. Making Strong Investments 147 9. Place-Oriented Government 171 10. An Intentional Life 199 Afterword LeVette Fuller 219 Acknowledgments 223 About Strong Towns 225 Get Involved in the Strong Towns Movement 227 About the Author 229 Index 231