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Unformatted text preview: also with trees. The area needs to be inviting and personalized, a place where any person can find something to do. 3. Yes, a huge problem in America and in developed countries around the world is that people move to fast. Everything today is fast, whether its fast food or transportation; people are always trying to find the fastest way to do things. So yes, planners should have the ability to slow down traffic. If a downtown is appealing, and has places for people to sit, converse, or even just relax, people will do that rather than driving around. Also, by widening the sidewalks and thinning the streets, traffic is slowed down and it advocates walking rather than driving....
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