Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Thursday, December 21, 2006
Carfree Living in Freiburg Germany
Welcome to Germany's best-known environmentally friendly neighborhood and a successful experiment in green urban living. The Vauban development - 2,000 new homes on a former military base 10 minutes by bike from the heart of Freiburg - has put into practice many ideas that were once dismissed as eco-fantasy but which are now moving to the center of public policy.