Monocle 24: The Urbanist

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

https://monocle.com/radio/shows/the-urbanist

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 873 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 15 days 6 hours 36 minutes

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Business hubs


Business cities: Andrew Tuck speaks to commuters, planners and creatives in Sydney, Beijing, Paris and London to learn what makes a good place do business.


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 2012-03-22  51m
 
 

Keeping a city spick and span


How to keep a city clean: we meet a London street sweeper, learn why Malmö ditched rubbish trucks and look at Milan’s graffiti problem.


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 2012-03-15  52m
 
 

Metropolitan neighbours


Urban neighbours: the Chilean mayor re-housing dogs, an Australian whose garage sale have gone global and the San Francisco restaurateur who created a food park.


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 2012-03-08  51m
 
 

Urban rivers


Rivers: Tom Bolton guides us down London’s lost waterways and we learn about plans to turn part of New York’s East River into a resort.


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 2012-03-01  51m
 
 

Gangsters, prison and crime


Crime and the city: the Chicago prison in a skyscraper, how Oslo street lighting prevents crime and a look at New York gangsters of old.


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 2012-02-23  51m
 
 

Reviving small business


How New York is bringing back small businesses, urban researcher John Bingham-Hall on Detroit and Richard Florida on how to fix a city.


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 2012-02-16  52m
 
 

Skyscrapers: the new and the old


Skyscrapers: This week’s show is all about tall buildings, from icons of hope to crumbling remains of empires in decline.


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 2012-02-09  50m
 
 

Tackling public transport


How New York is bringing back small businesses, urban researcher John Bingham-Hall on Detroit and Richard Florida on how to fix a city.


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 2012-02-02  52m
 
 

Shopping groceries with ice hockey


We learn about an ice hockey stadium turned into a grocery store, ask how London cabs could be greener and visit Zürich’s Freitag Tower.


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 2012-01-26  49m
 
 

Improving education


Looking at education, we visit Vancouver where public salons are improving speech, stopping via Shanghai, we also attend the Bartlett School of Planning in London.


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 2012-01-19  53m