Wondering if your beloved hometown made it in this years Most Walkable City report? See the partial list below, but visit the referring site for the full list.
America’s most walkable cities are also among America’s most sustainable cities, its healthiest and most prosperous communities and its happiest places. Where people live in proximity to shops, schools and jobs, and where sidewalks and other pedestrian pathways create safe attractive environments, walking is a way of life. There are fewer fuel-burning vehicles, less pollution, more commerce, higher property values and, often, more parks and outlying open spaces preserved for posterity.
The updated annual guide from America Walks names the number one “Most Walkable” city as New York, with the top five as follows.
1. New York
2. San Francisco
4. Chicago – (my home city) Yay!
For the complete list of the most walkable cities in the US, see the link below.
via The Daily Green