“Safety first” is a rule that holds true, even for developmental planners. Walkable spaces are an important feature that is emphasized in modern developmental practices because of the safety it can provide for residents. One important thing to consider is how walkable paths create safe and accessible travel options for children. Not only are these spaces providing safety, but they’re also promoting health and change the stigma that suggests transportation is only doable with the help of a car or other motorized vehicle. Read the full article here.