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People as Pedestrians

Population Censuses & Surveys Office

People as Pedestrians

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Published by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain,
  • Pedestrians,
  • Traffic surveys

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9278365M
    ISBN 100117010235
    ISBN 109780117010239
    OCLC/WorldCa7328874

      Cars, Pedestrians, and the Struggle for the Future of Downtowns. (even with many pedestrians) where it was hard to easily access the local stores. .


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• Pedestrians walking on the carriageway shall keep as close as possible to the edge of the Size: 1MB. Whether building new infrastructure or renovating existing facilities, it should be assumed that people will walk, and plans should be made to accommodate pedestrians (Exhibit II-1).

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