Today our guest is Galina Tachieva, the author of the Sprawl Repair Manual and The SmartCode Sprawl Repair Module.
Galina is a planner and urban designer with over 20 years of experience with building communities all over the world, including the US, Russia, and Latin America. She is currently a managing partner at DPZ, leads the national Sprawl Retrofit Initiative for The Congress of New Urbanism (CNU), and is a founding member of the Council for European Urbanism (CEU)
On top of all this, she is multilingual speaking Bulgarian, English, and Russian.
Topics we cover include, sprawl and how to repair it, happiness in communities, Eastern Europe and urbanism, and finally, why urban design is as important as ever.
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