Canalscape

Canalscape and ‘Motor Mile’ in Scottsdale

[From School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning release:] In the June 11, 2009 issue of the Phoenix Business Journal, Professor Nan Ellin comments on efforts to redevelop the former Motor Mile on McDowell Road in Scottsdale. In the article, Ellin comments that Motor Mile represented Phoenix culture for more than 70 years, highlighting reliance on the automobile, but now needs to be a symbol of “sustainable urbanism.” To read more, visit the original article for subscribers or the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning news release.