The Sidewalk Weekly: Tulsa, Tesla, and Purell (Mar 6)



The Sidewalk Weekly is a show for people big on cities, but short on time.

In the first segment [1:05-15:05], hosts Eric Jaffe and Vanessa Quirk discuss this week’s three must-reads:

Compost http://bit.ly/2xiwgc3 (Rivka Galchen, New Yorker)
Tulsa http://bit.ly/2wEpIE4 (Sarah Holder, CityLab)
Quarantine http://bit.ly/2VPTUXv (Ian Bogost, Atlantic)
In the second segment [15:10-20:15], the hosts play a game called “Taking the Local,” focusing on the story of Reno’s Tesla-led tech transformation, and its impact on housing affordability: http://bit.ly/2vzkPfH (Patrick Sisson, Curbed)

And in the final segment [20:20-22:40], the hosts share what made them smile this week.

Eric’s Pick: Secrets of slow walking http://bit.ly/2TtBk5R (Lisa Wood Shapiro, Wired)
Vanessa’s Pick: The rogue plaque maker http://bit.ly/3cCgaKm (Aaron Gordon, Vice)

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