Title: A Design Primer for Cities and Towns

Author: Anne Mackin and Alex Krieger

Date: 1989

Publisher: Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities




"Taking Action"

Description: This is a manual directed at a community audience. It gives information on town planning and design, with suggestions for how communities can get the urbanism they desire.

Assessment: Each chapter ends with a checklist for communities to use in their planning process. The graphics and layout are strong for their purpose.