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MOBILIZE Speaker Series: Fernando de Mello Franco

5 monthes ago   |   By ITDP

In May 2014 at 7:00 pm, São Paulo recorded the worst traffic backup in its history: 344 kilometers, covering fully 40% of the roadways monitored by the city's traffic agency in South America's biggest city. The next month, then mayor Fernando Haddad heralded the city's new strategic master plan, which called for limits on parking inside new developments and prioritizing transit over cars, as the most advanced in Brazil. The master plan made its way successfully through São Paulo's city council in part due to the hard work of Fernando de Mello Franco, an architect and urban planner who...
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