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Informal Urbanism Indicator #2: Fliers

Informal Urbanism Indicator #2: Fliers

If you’re trying to determine where the hotspots of the urban fabric begin and end in a neighborhood, you would be hard pressed to find a better indicator than fliers on telephone poles, walls, and other surfaces.  Fliers are great indicators for the following reasons: 1. They’re usually time-limited.  The constant refreshing of flier locations re-validates that these locations are important to pedestrians. 2. They can be layered on top of each other.  Some flier locations develop … Read entire article »

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