Sunday Video: Autonomous Vehicles


Earlier this year, Jeff Speck, urban planner and author of Walkable City, gave a presentation to American mayors on the topic of autonomous cars. Speck lays out 10 principles that cities should live by when considering the future of autonomous cars in them (spoiler: be incredibly skeptical of autonomous cars).

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Stephen is an urban planner with a passion for promoting sustainable, livable, and diverse cities. He advocates for smart policies, regulations, and implementation programs that enhance urban environments by committing to quality design, accommodating growth, providing a diversity of housing choices, and adequately providing public services. Stephen primarily writes about land use and transportation issues.