urbanist http://iowapublicradio.org en New Urbanism in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/new-urbanism-iowa <p>The advent of automobiles brought increased mobility to Americans, but cars also created suburban sprawl and isolation.&nbsp; Host Ben Kieffer looks at new urbanism, a movement that cultivates qualities found in older communities like walkability and connectivity.</p><p></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 18:20:48 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 27329 at http://iowapublicradio.org New Urbanism in Iowa