Sydney

Photo: Neerav Bhatt, Surry hills sydney streetart by mulgatheartist Capital of New South Wales, Sydney is the largest of the eight state capitals and has a population of 4.3 million. Founded in 1788, Sydney is the oldest European settlement in Australia. Natural World Sydney is located on Port Jackson, commonly known as Sydney Harbour. The …

Net Zero City

Buzzwords Net Zero City = Net Zero in Las Vegas http://www.reviewjournal.com/business/energy/las-vegas-cyclerys-design-systems-make-it-net-zero-site http://www.reviewjournal.com/real-estate-millions/modern-living http://www.reviewjournal.com/real-estate-millions/luxury-homes-don-t-have-be-energy-hogs Net Zero Emissions https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/reaching-net-zero-emissions-david-hone Wikipedia Zero-energy building Embedded Tweets Is a zero-carbon society possible? #climatechange pic.twitter.com/H5bkoCjQbE — Megan Shersby (@MeganShersby) October 19, 2015 Q3 our goal is to become a net zero city, as outlined by @mayoroflasvegas. How will we accomplish that? …

Janes Walk

Elsewhere on the Web Jane’s Walk – https://janeswalk.org – is an annual festival of free, citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs. Walks take place in hundreds of cities around the world the first weekend of May. Key Links janeswalk.org Facebook @janeswalk Questions Are there videos from the walks? Are there recommended online resources, publications, …

Boston

Photo: Boston Public Library, Tunnel Construction 1930 Reference If it is 4pm in Boston, what time is it elsewhere? Marathon https://www.wired.com/story/how-the-boston-marathon-messes-with-runners-to-slow-them-down Elsewhere on the Web http://www.thefreedomtrail.org http://www.bu.edu YouTube Boston University Facebook https://www.facebook.com/bostonmassachusetts Flickr Boston public library Twitter @BostonGlobe @RedSox @FutureBoston @BostnIndicators @Hubway @PaulRevereHouse @YourIslandPark @ConsulmexBoston @BPLBoston @OnlyInBOS Museums Our Green Trail Sports Boston Red Sox …

Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was …

Hobart

Photo: Mdavidford Hobart is the capital and most populous city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australia’s second oldest capital city after Sydney, New South Wales. Photos Planeta.com Tasmania Tasmania Links Australia

Amarillo, Texas

Photo: Cadillac Ranch Wikipedia: Amarillo is the 14th-most populous city in Texas. It is also the largest city in the Texas Panhandle, and the seat of Potter County. Highway Talk Interstate 40, the city’s major east–west thoroughfare was completed entirely through Amarillo in November 1968 across the center of the city. Previously, U.S. Highway 66 …

Bangalore

Photo, Brian King Headlines http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/Enough-is-enough-Bengalureans-reject-15-year-master-plan/articleshow/56840123.cms? Elsewhere on the Web http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in http://thealternative.in/travel/100-new-ways-to-see-bangalore-contest http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore http://thealternative.in/environment/the-city-of-trees-organizing-the-bangalore-tree-festival http://www.wonobo.com/bangalore http://www.thealternative.in/lifestyle/7-reasons-why-bangalore-is-leading-the-cycling-revolution-in-india Flickr Bangalore Embedded Tweets Street Food Special: Where are you heading for your Iftar feast in Bangalore?http://t.co/nx7nivwH7X pic.twitter.com/06VOVDmub3 — The Alternative (@_thealternative) June 20, 2015 Photos Wikipedia Bangalore Planeta.com India India Links Cities

Cartagena

Photo: Museo del Oro Zenú A vibrant city on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage located southwest of the Sierra Santa Marta, a biodiversity hotspot. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/sMNV4eR99jy7hoDJA Twitter Tweets by cccartagenaco Planeta.com Colombia Colombia Links Cities