is an American city planner
, writer, and lecturer who is the principal at the urban design
and consultancy firm, Speck & Associates. He has authored or co-authored several books on urban planning, including his 2012 book, ''Walkable City: How Downtown Saves America, One Step at a Time''. He is an advocate for New Urbanism
and more "walkable" cities and has given TED Talks
on the subjects.
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