Linear city is a model in modern urban planning. It was first developed by the Spanish urban planner Arturo Soria y Mata in 1882. It was an alternative to densely populated industrial cities. The idea was resumed in the 20th century in East Germany and Soviet Union.
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References[change | change source]
- Roger W. Caves, Encyclopedia of the City (Oxford; New York: Routledge, 2005), p. 291
Other websites[change | change source]
- The Linear city website Archived 2015-04-07 at the Wayback Machine a Canadian site dedicated to the Linear city idea
- Infrastructure corridor as linear city Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine