Jane Jacobs (1916-2006) was an urbanist and activist whose writings championed a fresh, community-based approach to city building. Read more about her here.
About Jane's Walk
What is a Jane's Walk? Who was Jane Jacobs?
Jane Jacobs: Ten Big Ideas
A quick primer on some of Jacobs' key ideas. Available for download as a printable PDF.
Although Jane's Walk is organized by people around the world, it is coordinated by a charitable project in Toronto. Meet the people behind the scenes.