Retrofitting Suburbia For 21st Century Challenges

Retrofitting Suburbia For 21st Century Challenges

The suburbs weren’t designed with sustainability in mind, says Ellen Dunham-Jones, Professor of the M.S. in Urban Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology. But their aging commercial strip corridors, dying shopping centers, and out-of-date office parks offer myriad opportunities for “radical do-over” as vibrant contributors to community life.More