Monthly Archives: October 2012


Walt Disney and Jane Jacobs on urban design

October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Most urban designers would agree that Jane Jacobs has had a profound impact in the way we think about planning. While it might not be apparent, her views have much common with the way Walt Disney envisioned the ideal community. So what connects an urban activist to one of the founders of multi-billion dollar corperation? As a journalist living in Greenwich Village, New York Jane Jacobs made the case for a more […]