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Welcome - my name is Kevin Klinkenberg, and this site "The Messy City" is my blog and company website. I started blogging on urban planning and design issues in 2007, and began working in the field in 1993. Please feel free to connect with me on any of the social media sites listed here. Thanks for reading.

180 Urban Design Releases Viral Video About  Smart Street Design in Kansas City

180 Urban Design Releases Viral Video About Smart Street Design in Kansas City

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Kevin Klinkenberg reviews Kansas City street design and the importance of getting the details right. By comparing and contrasting two sections of Westport Road, he looks at how each of the street designs work, the details of each and then show why one is so much better than the other.

Path to Prosperity:  for retail spaces, think small (and cheap)

Path to Prosperity: for retail spaces, think small (and cheap)

The Return of the Two-Way Street

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