Link: The World’s Population, Concentrated

I am so excited.

So far the last two weeks have mostly been about covering where we are now. But the real meat and potatoes of Boisetopia will be the models and renderings that demonstrate how we as a city can grow into the far future–whether it’s following the footsteps of Portland, or Houston, or any other city in the world.

Starting next week I’m going to produce renderings that envision a long-term Treasure Valley future, showing different possible “density models.” As a prelude to this, here’s a fun map if you haven’t seen it showing the world’s population if it was concentrated into a single city:

http://persquaremile.com/2011/01/18/if-the-worlds-population-lived-in-one-city/

The world's population, concentrated

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