For those who have read Witold Rybczynski’s Last Harvest: How a Cornfield Became New Daleville, the following story reveals what adding the housing market crash to cornfield-new urbanism looks like. Last Harvest covered the events surrounding the conversion of a cornfield west of Philadelphia into a neotraditional, new urbanist, or simply how-things-use-to-fly-and-that-we-really-like, neighborhood. But again, the cornfield/exurban […]
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