Article: What the ‘New Urban Agenda’ Means for Indianapolis

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The city of Indianapolis is in the midst of an urban boom. In this Indianapolis Business Journal article, Axis Architecture + Interiors co-founder Drew White talks about the “New Urban Agenda,” and what it means for Indianapolis.



The United Nations’ recently adopted New Urban Agenda outlines 17 key commitments, including providing basic services to all citizens; fair and equal access to housing; support for cleaner cities; improved connectivity and support for innovative and green initiatives; and safe, accessible, and green public spaces. The New Urban Agenda is a road map for conscientious urbanization.

“By creating prosperous centers of cultural and social well-being, we can keep our cities alive (or, as we’ve seen in Indianapolis, bring them back to life),” Drew said. Read the full article here.