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PAPER PROPOSALS: Paper proposals are invited from elected officials, scholars and practitioners concerned with issues such as the following:

Planning 10-Minute neighborhoods
Land-use planning for new neighborhoods
Re-shaping suburbia into healthy 10-minute neighborhoods
Essential elements of 10-minute neighborhoods

Generating Community in 10-Minute Neighborhoods
Neighborhood plazas, sociable squares, Reclaiming streets for people
Child- and elder-friendly lifetime community
Form based coding to generate “Eyes on the Street”
Combating loneliness, depression, strengthening the "Social immune system"
Social networks in vertical and horizontal sprawl v. human scale density

The Healthy 10-Minute Neighborhood
Active mobility, walkable, bikable streets, complete streets, etc
How the built and natural environment affects health
Integrating public health and planning, Health impact assessment, Health impact of air pollution, urban noise, light pollution; and mitigation strategies

The Ecologically Sustainable 10-Minute Neighborhood
Fighting climate change by healthy urban design
Transit-oriented, mixed-use development
Restructuring suburbs, high-rise and sprawl
Green architecture, green urban design
Combatting food deserts, urban agriculture

The Equitable 10-Minute Neighborhood
Health equity planning
Inclusive and equitable communities, healing social segregation
Community participation/ Children and youth involvement
Prioritizing improvements in poor neighborhoods, barrios and favelas
Housing the homeless/preventing homelessness /Integrating immigrants

http://www.livablecities.org/call-papers