Bogotá, Colombia, Backslides After a Comeback – NYTimes.com

Meridith Kohut for The New York Times

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — This city emerged as a mecca for urban planners over the past decade. Freethinking mayors brought about a remarkable renaissance by trying everything from creating an innovative low-emission rapid transit system to sending hundreds of mimes to intersections to mock and humiliate traffic violators.

Read the full article here: Bogotá, Colombia, Backslides After a Comeback – NYTimes.com.

About Ares

Ares Kalandides holds a PhD in Urban and Regional Studies from the National Technical University of Athens. He is the founder and CEO of Inpolis, an international consultancy based in Berlin, Germany and has implement several projects around the world. Ares teaches Urban Economics at the Technical University in Berlin and Metropolitan Studies at NYU Berlin.
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