Talking Headways: A Streetsblog Podcast (urban )

This week we’re joined by Muriel Xochimitl, Jon Larsen, and Callie New of the Wasatch Front Regional Council MPO in Utah to talk about their new interactive story map tool measuring urban street design that took the walkability research of Reid Ewing and Otto Clement at the University of Utah and turned it into a data rich map the team hopes will become a standard measure for all streets.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_WFRC_03172016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

Ed Parillon comes on the show to talk about living in Trinidad, dive bars, housing, raising kids in cities, and transit dates.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_EP_02252016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 6:23am EDT

This week we’re joined by Kristen Jeffers, the Communcations and Membership Manager for Bike Walk KC and the Author of The Black Urbanist. Join us for a fun conversation about regional department stores, hair salons, and more!

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_KJ_02042016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 6:30am EDT

Author Nathan Landau joins us to talk about his travel guide Car Free LA and Southern California.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_NL01082016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 8:53pm EDT

Alisa Valderrama and Rob Moore of NRDC talk about how water and climate change effects cities and infrastructure now and in the future.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_Water12172015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 4:06am EDT

This week we’re chatting with Jay Crossley of Houston Tomorrow and Streetsblog Texas. On September 30th Houston passed a new comprehensive plan and ceased to be the largest city in the United States without one. Plan Houston was over 14 years in the making and allows Houston to stop as Jay says “Plan by Pitchfork”.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JC12102015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 6:19am EDT

Live from the Rail~Volution conference in Dallas, we chat with Catherine Cuellar and Dave Unsworth about Dallas and Portland respectively.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_Railvo_11112015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 7:44pm EDT

Mike Lydon joins us to talk about Tactical Urbanism and Pattern Cities.  I also wonder, is Urbanism like fashion? Things just keep coming back into style.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_ML10222015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 6:38am EDT

Dr. Kevin Gurney of Arizona State joins us to chat about carbon emissions data collection at the street, the block, and the city level.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_KG10152015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 7:19am EDT

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_BK10012015.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 5:50am EDT