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humanscalecities:

The built-up area of Atlanta and Barcelona represented at the same scale
Urban densities are not trivial, they severely limit the transport mode choice and change only very slowly
Because of the large differences in densities between Atlanta and Barcelona about the same length of metro line is accessible to 60% of the population in Barcelona but only 4% in Atlanta. The low density of Atlanta render this city improper for rail transit.
By Alain Bertaud
james-minimal:

James Minimal 
retrogeographie:

Neuilly-Plaisance (Seine-Saint-Denis), la gare RER.
cardboardamerica:

American Machine and Foundry (AMF) Company Monorail - New York’s World’s Fair 1964-65
This exciting ride of the future provides passengers with a 4000 foot ride at a height of approximately 40 feet.