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Atlanta’s Glenwood Park Featured in Video

Via Kaid Benfield’s blog, we learned about this great video below promoting smarter growth in the Atlanta area, that features Glenwood Park, a great urban infill neighborhood north of downtown. The video is not about parks, but one can see the role parks play within good development. As Glenwood Park developer Charles Brewer notes, residents “need somewhere to go,” mentioning parks and recreational facilities as a key ingredient to walkable urbanism. (And here’s more on americanmakeover.tv, the producer of the video and what will be a subsequent five more on this topic.)

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