Rethinking Corridors

Zoning Practice — February 2011

By David Dixon


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This article discusses how corridor planning initiatives can lead to significant quality-of-life and economic opportunity benefits for host communities.


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Feb. 1, 2011
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About the Author

David Dixon
Three awards sum up David's career: The AIA's Thomas Jefferson Award “for a lifetime of … significant achievement in [creating]… livable neighborhoods, vibrant civic spaces, and vital downtowns;" Residential Architecture's 2012 Hall of Fame award “as the person we call when we have a question about cities;” and the APA's Hard Won Victory Award for New Orleans' post-Katrina Master Plan, which he led. David is the co-author of Urban Design for and Urban Century: creating more livable, equitable and resilient cities (Wiley, 2015) and co-editor of Suburban Remix: the next generation of urban places (Island Press, 2018). David's current and recent work focuses on helping cities and suburbs alike manage the accelerating pace of demographic, economic, environmental, and technological change for public benefit.